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Eredivisie Weekly Roundup: PSV, and Ajax Amsterdam win in seven-goal thrillers, Feyenoord draws a blank

Ajax leads the table followed by PSV Eindhoven and Excelsior

Amsterdam: PSV, and Ajax continue their winning streak. PSV defeated Go-Ahead Eagles while Ajax destroyed FC Groningen. However, The 2017 champions Feyenoord ended in a goalless draw against Heerenveen. On the other hand, AZ Alkmaar, Twente, and Excelsior also kept their winning streak.

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PSV and Ajax win in seven-goal thrillers in their Matchday 2 Encounters

Amsterdam: PSV defeated Deveneter-based Go Ahead Eagles in a seven-goal thriller. PSV clinched the victory by a margin of 5-2. PSV started the goal galore in the third minute with Luuk de Jong sending a Cody Gagkpo to cross straight into the net. However, the Isaac Linberg Eagles equalized in the thirteenth minute. Xavi Simmons and Armando Obispo extended the lead in the extra time provided after the end of the first half. Xavi Simons came through once again in the 76th minute.

Go Ahead got a chance to reduce the goal difference at the 80th minute. Oliver Edvardsen found the net for the Eagles. Just as the match was ending, Joey Veermaan added one more to the PSV goal count.

Edson Alvarez and Antony Santos celebrate a goal for Ajax

Ajax Amsterdam on the other hand sunk FC Groningen mercilessly. Ajax. Former Spur Steven Bergwijn started the account for Ajax in the fourth minute. Groningen equalized the match pretty soon in the tenth minute. Manchester United target Anthony found the net in the 28th minute and put Ajax ahead. Steven Bergwijn found the net twice to make his first hattrick of the season.

Kenneth Taylor and Steven Braghuis completed the goal count of 6-1 in the 66th and 89th minutes. With the victory, Ajax went to the top of the table.

Feyenoord drew goalless agsint Heerenveen: Excelsior, Twente and AZ continues teh winning start
Santiagi Gimenez debutted for Feyenoord against Heerenveen

Rotterdam: Feyenoord drew 0-0 against Heerenveen. The Stadium Club had the highest possession throughout the match. Feyenoord tried 19 shots of which 11 were on target. However, on execution the team was poor. Heerenveen on the other hand, On might add had good defense. 28-year-old Andries Noppert handled the strikers well with help of the defenders. the 5-3-2 formation aided Heerenveen in their defense.

Twente defeated Fortuna Sitaard 3-0 at De groische veste. van Wolfswinkle, Joshua Brenet and Virgil Misidjan found the net for Twente. While, AZ Alkmaar beat Sparta Rotterdam in an engaging match by 3-2. Vito van Crooj hit two goals for Ssparta. Pavlidiz, de Vit, Kerkez scored for Alkmaar. Newcomers Excelsior are to a flying start. The red-Blacks defeated Vitesse 3-1 to win the match. Reda Kharkouch scored twice while Kenzo hit the third one.

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