Sparta Rotterdam closed the calendar 12 months on Tuesday with a shocking victory at FC Twente. The sport within the Grolsch Veste led to 0-2 and that meant the third residence loss in a row within the Eredivisie for the membership from Enschede.
Drommel makes a number of good rescues
Simply earlier than half-time, Sparta took a 0-1 lead by means of a objective from Mario Engels, after which Deroy Duarte scored the second Rotterdam objective within the second half with an exquisite shot.
FC Twente additionally misplaced at residence to AZ (1-3) and RKC Waalwijk (0-2) in latest weeks, however within the meantime it was gained at Ajax (1-2) and VVV-Venlo (1-2). Sparta additionally triumphed two weeks in the past at Willem II (1-3) and has now gained two away video games in a row within the Eredivisie for the primary time since 1997.
Henk Fraser’s staff can also be engaged on the perfect Eredivisie season in years, with a ninth place after fourteen video games. FC Twente is sixth.
Sparta was already stronger than Twente within the first half, which didn’t get any nice alternatives earlier than half time. It was due to keeper Joël Drommel that the staff of coach Ron Jans didn’t fall behind earlier than. He had a solution to makes an attempt by Engels, however on the stroke of half time the German was nonetheless correct. He tapped in a free kick that had been smothered within the penalty space.
After the break FC Twente confirmed itself a little bit extra. A shot by Wout Brama flew over the bar and a header from Danilo disappeared in entrance. Sparta didn’t panic and got here to 0-2 due to an exquisite objective from Deroy Duarte.
The midfielder took out from about twenty meters and left Drommel with no likelihood, so Sparta ended the calendar 12 months fantastically.
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