Vitesse loses with ten males in Zwolle and fails to take the lead

Vitesse didn’t seize the lead within the Eredivisie on Saturday. The Arnhem crew gave away a lead towards PEC Zwolle with ten males: 2-1.

Darfalou hits the put up with a heel

Vitesse took the lead early on by way of Oussama Darfalou, after which there was nothing mistaken for the crew of coach Thomas Letsch for a very long time. That modified midway by way of the second half, when first Idrissa Touré acquired purple after which Jesper Drost made 1-1.

Fifteen minutes earlier than the tip, Vitesse acquired the ultimate blow. Mike van Duinen used a penalty kick: 2-1.

Vitesse continues to be two factors behind Ajax, which earlier on Saturday misplaced the house sport towards FC Twente with 1-2. If PSV (away towards sc Heerenveen) and Feyenoord (at house towards Heracles Almelo) handle to win on Sunday, then these groups may have handed the Arnhem crew within the rankings.

Higler attracts purple for Touré after the intervention of the VAR. (Picture: Professional Photographs)

Darfalou opened the objective within the seventh minute, by checking a cross from Oussama Tannane and sliding previous goalkeeper Michael Zetterer.

Midway by way of the primary half, PEC acquired into the sport somewhat higher, however good alternatives weren’t spent on Eliano Reijnders and Van Duinen. Early within the second half, Darfalou hit the put up with a heel on behalf of Vitesse.

After 62 minutes, referee Dennis Higler yellowed Touré for a foul on Kenneth Paal. The VAR then requested the referee to take a look at the pictures, as a result of the midfielder viciously hit his opponent on the Achilles tendon. After seeing the repeat, Higler modified the colour of the cardboard.

With a person much less, Vitesse instantly took the equalizer. The free kick that was given after Touré’s foul got here in entrance of the objective, the place Drost labored the 1-1 previous goalkeeper Remko Pasever on the sting of offside.

After a careless foul by Matus Bero on Van Duinen, PEC acquired a penalty kick. The striker himself went behind the ball and made no mistake from eleven meters: 1-2.

Subsequently, substitutes Bram van Polen and Pelle Clement made their comeback for PEC after lengthy accidents. Partly due to the VAR process, the damage time was seven minutes, however PEC’s second league victory was not at risk.



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