There were wins for PEC Zwolle, Feyenoord and Excelsior in Eredivisie action on Sunday afternoon.
Goals from Dirk Marcellis (45), Mustafa Saymak (66), Bram van Polen (74) as well as an own-goal from Adil Auassar (53) handed Zwolle a 4-2 win at the MAC³PARK Stadion over Roda JC, who were twice briefly back in this tie as a result of a brace from Simon Gustafsson (22, PG 62).
Feyenoord defeated FC Twente 2-1 in their clash at Stadion Feijenoord, with goals from Nicolai Jorgensen (23) and
Steven Berghuis (61), either side of a Fredrik Jensen (37) effort.
Excelsior had an own-goal from Timon Wellenreuther (29) and a second from Zakaria El Azzouzi (52) to thank for their 2-1 win over Willem II at the Koning Willem II Stadion where Fran Sol was on target on 65 minutes.
And in the day's final match, Groningen were held to an exciting 3-3 draw Heerenveen.
Morten Thorsby opened the scoring for Heerenveen on six minutes before Reza Ghoochannejhad added a second five minutes before half-time.
Lars Veldwijk pulled a goal back on 53 minutes before Mimoun Mahi levelled from the penalty spot with 82 minutes played.
Thorsby scored his second of the night with four minutes to play to seemingly hand Heerenveen all three points, but Mahi converted again from the spot with two minutes of the match remaining to claim a share of the spoils.
All the results in full:
PEC Zwolle 4 – 2 Roda JC
Feyenoord 2 – 1 Twente
Willem II 1 – 2 Excelsior
Groningen 0 – 1 Heerenveen