Fortuna Sittard has lastly booked its first victory of the season. Willem II was defeated 3-2 on Saturday. RKC Waalwijk additionally gained 3-2 from one to 10 males VVV-Venlo.
Fortuna makes a distinction within the first half
Fortuna is six factors as a result of victory and climbs to sixteenth place. FC Emmen, which has three factors, is now the one workforce within the Eredivisie that has not but gained.
Fortuna already led 3-0 midway, however Willem II got here again strongly within the second half. Partly attributable to a crimson card from Pol Llonch within the ultimate part, a draw turned out to not be attainable.
Willem II completed fifth within the Eredivisie final season, however in current months it has been far more tough with the workforce of coach Adrie Koster. With eight factors from eleven matches, the workforce is just fifteenth.
Fortuna Sittard took the lead after 9 minutes. A cross from George Cox was fully missed by Willem II defender Jan-Arie van der Heijden, after which Lisandro Semedo was in a position to hit from shut vary.
Van der Heijden made one other mistake after half an hour of play when he downed Zian Flemming, after which Sebastian Polter used the penalty awarded. Flemming himself made it 3-0 earlier than the break.
The house workforce, the place Sjors Ultee lastly gained confidence as head coach this week, virtually gave up the victory after the break. Nonetheless, the guests didn’t get any additional than Vangelis Pavlidis’ 3-1 and Van der Heijden’s late connection aim.
Lennerd Daneels gave RKC Waalwijk the revenue simply earlier than time. (Photograph: Professional Photographs)
The profitable aim by RKC towards VVV got here off Lennerd Daneels’ shoe three minutes earlier than the tip. The Belgian substitute shot brilliantly within the prime nook from an ungainly angle.
For RKC it’s the first dwelling win of the season. With twelve factors from eleven video games, the Brabanders are surprisingly tenth within the Eredivisie, three locations above VVV.
The workforce of coach Fred Grim is already approaching the whole with which it ended final season within the competitors that was damaged by corona. Solely fifteen factors have been taken from 26 video games.