The first round of the Eredivisie continues on Saturday with the matches Vitesse-Ajax (kick-off 6.30 pm), FC Emmen-FC Groningen (6.30 pm), FC Twente-PSV (8.45 pm) and VVV-Venlo-RKC Waalwijk (8.45 pm) . Follow everything in this live blog.

Good evening and welcome to the Eredivisie liveblog! My name is Jeroen van Barneveld and I will keep you informed of all developments of the four Eredivisie matches this Saturday.

  • Eredivisie
  • Rash
  • Vitesse-Ajax 2-2
  • FC Emmen-FC Groningen 0-1
  • 8.45 p.m.
  • FC Twente PSV
  • VVV-Venlo-RKC Waalwijk

Eredivisie · a few seconds ago

We now focus on the evening matches: FC Twente-PSV and VVV-Venlo-RKC Waalwijk. How does PSV react to the loss of points of competitor Ajax?

FC Emmen-FC Groningen · 3 minutes ago

Party in Emmen, but not at the local FC. FC Groningen is taking the win thanks to a late goal from Ajdin Hrustic.

Vitesse-Ajax · 8 minutes ago

Under the leadership of captain Dusan Tadic, Ajax players are dripping off after losing points at Vitesse (2-2).

Vitesse-Ajax · 15 minutes ago

It is the third Eredivisie season opening of Ajax in a row that Ajax does not win.

  • 2019: Vitesse-out (2-2)
  • 2018: Heracles home (1-1)
  • 2017: Heracles out (2-1)

Vitesse-Ajax · 17 minutes ago

Lasse Schöne extensively goes to Ajax's visitors section. The 33-year-old midfielder knows that he will leave Amsterdammers after seven years.

Vitesse-Ajax · 19 minutes ago

Dutch champion Ajax opens with loss of points at Vitesse
Ajax starts the season in the Eredivisie in a minor. The reigning national champion comes to visit Vitesse no further than 2-2. The Amsterdammers have to make up a disadvantage twice. After Matus Bero's 1-0, Donny van de Beek makes the tying run, after which Riechedly Bazoer mourns his old employer with the 2-1. Dusan Tadic prevents a defeat by felling the 2-2 fifteen minutes before time.

FC Emmen-FC Groningen · 21 minutes ago

FC Groningen wins at FC Emmen
FC Groningen started the Eredivisie season with a win. The team of coach Danny Buijs wins with minimal difference thanks to a late goal from Ajdin Hrustic.

Vitesse-Ajax · 23 minutes ago

90 + 2 'Is that not hands, referee Bas Nijhuis. A Vitesse player seems to get the ball in the penalty area, but Nijhuis doesn't like it. The VAR also judges to play on.

Vitesse-Ajax · 26 minutes ago

90 'The minimum extra playing time in the second half is five minutes.

FC Emmen-FC Groningen · 28 minutes ago

87 ' GOAL FC Groningen! 0-1

FC Groningen strikes in the final phase! Ajdin Hrustic does it beautifully. The attacker lifts a ball from behind over FC Emmen goalkeeper Telgenkamp and will probably give FC Groningen the victory.

Vitesse-Ajax · 28 minutes ago

87 'Ajax is close to the 2-3. Remko Pasveer stands his ground under Vitesse's bar for the time being.

Vitesse-Ajax · 31 minutes ago

85 ' Red card for Riechedly Bazoer! The midfielder of Vitesse takes his second yellow card of the match and can take a shower. Vitesse has to pull 2-2 with ten men against a chasing Ajax.

Vitesse-Ajax · 33 minutes ago

82 ' Third and final substitution at Ajax: David Neres relieves Kasper Dolberg, who has had a disappointing performance.

Vitesse-Ajax · 34 minutes ago

81 'What an opportunity for Kasper Dolberg. Only on Remko Pasveer does the Danish striker meet the Vitesse goalkeeper.

VVV-Venlo-RKC Waalwijk · 35 minutes ago

RKC Waalwijk is making its comeback in the Eredivisie in Venlo. After a five-year absence, the people from Brabant return to the highest level and open with an away match at VVV-Venlo. Can RKC repeat last year's FC Emmen piece of art this season?

Setup VVV-Venlo: Kirschbaum; Pachionik, Röseler, Van Bruggen, Janssen; Van Ooijen, Linthorst, Neudeker; Wright, Soriano, Opoku.

Set up RKC Waalwijk: Vaessen; Gaari, Meulensteen, Delcroix, Quatsen; Rienstra, Tahiri, Spierings; Maatsen, Bilate, Sow.

Vitesse-Ajax · 36 minutes ago

79 ' Third and final substitution at Vitesse: Thulani Serero goes to the side, Charly Junior Musonda replaces him.

Vitesse-Ajax · 39 minutes ago

76 ' The goal of Dusan Tadic counts . The Serbian shoots Ajax definitely 2-2.

Vitesse-Ajax · 41 minutes ago

75 ' GOAL Ajax! 2-2

Dusan Tadic hits the 2-2 very hard. Or does the VAR put a stop to this because of offside?

Vitesse-Ajax · 41 minutes ago

75 'Disappointment with the players of Ajax after the 2-1 of Vitesse player Riechedly Bazoer. The people of Amsterdam have 15 minutes in Arnhem to do something about the backlog.

Vitesse-Ajax · 41 minutes ago

74 'The Ajax players let their frustrations flourish on the limbs of the players of Vitesse. After Nicolas Tagliafico, Daley Blind also receives a yellow card for a rough cut.

Vitesse-Ajax · 43 minutes ago

73 'Phew! Matus Bero comes in almost the second of the evening. The ball sails just over and beside.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

71 'Joël Veltman goes hard with goalscorer Matus Bero and goes on the ticket of referee Bas Nijhuis.

FC Emmen-FC Groningen · one hour ago

66 'In Emmen too, the wick finally goes into the powder keg. Nicolai Laursen has to give FC Emmen the lead here, but face to face with Sergio Padt he ends up at FC Groningen's goalkeeper.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

Provocatively, Riechedly Bazoer (former Ajax) lays his hand behind his right ear after his 2-1 against his former employer.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

69 ' Double substitution at Ajax: Erik ten Hag intervenes. Quincy Promes and Noussair Mazraoui come in line for Hakim Ziyech and Razvan Marin.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

64 ' Second substitution at Vitesse: Oussama Tannane goes via the shortest possible route to the side, opposite the dug-outs. Hilary Gong replaces him.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

64 'Razvan Marin tries to buy the equalizer with his head in on the cross from Donny van de Beek, but the Romanian is aiming.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

61 ' First substitution at Vitesse: Jay-Roy Grot relieves Tim Matavz.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

61 'Ajax keeps an open house in the back and Vitesse almost benefits again. Bryan Linssen fires just in front.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

57 'What a hilarious miss from Razvan Marin! The midfielder must make the 2-2 here, but for an empty goal the Romanian newcomer shoots over.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

55 ' GOAL Vitesse! 2-1

Vitesse immerses Ajax in mourning again! Riechedly Bazoer, who left with resentment at Ajax, takes the home club ahead with a flaming long shot. Razvan Marin does not obstruct the midfielder.

FC Twente-PSV · one hour ago

PSV has a dramatic start to the season with the lost battle for the Johan Cruijff Scale (0-2 against Ajax) and the elimination in the Champions League by FC Basel. Can the team of coach Mark van Bommel get off to a good start in the Eredivisie? Striking: Hirving Lozano starts against FC Twente on the bench, while Gastón Pereiro starts in the base.

FC Twente line-up: Drommel, Verhaegh, Bees, Roemeratoe, Schenk, Matos, Espinosa, Aitor, Selahi, Nakamura, Vuckic.

PSV setup: Sweet; Dumfries, Sainsbury, Viergever, Sadilek; Gutierrez, Pereiro, Rosario; Mountain wine, Malen, Bruma.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

51 'VAR Danny Makkelie sees no infringement in the charge of Nicolas Tagliafico at the address of Bryan Linssen. So Vitesse will not receive a penalty.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

50 'A dangerous attack by Vitesse, over which Tim Matavz shoots. But is Bryan Linsse here in the penalty area knocked down by Nicolas Tagliafico? The VAR looks at the images.

FC Emmen-FC Groningen · one hour ago

Kickoff! Also in Emmen the ball rolls again at FC Emmen-FC Groningen. Did the teams score in the second half?

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

Kickoff! Vitesse has set the second half of Vitesse-Ajax in motion.

FC Emmen-FC Groningen · one hour ago

If there is a prize of honor for banner of the year, then the fans of FC Emmen qualify with this canvas.

FC Emmen-FC Groningen · one hour ago

Peace! FC Emmen and FC Groningen do not score in the first half and therefore 0-0 is the logical position in Emmen.

Vitesse-Ajax · one hour ago

Peace! Vitesse and Ajax make it an entertaining first half. Via Donny van de Beek, the reigning Dutch champion repaired the damage sustained by the Amsterdam team through the goal of Vitesse midfielder Matus Bero.

FC Emmen-FC Groningen · one hour ago

44 'Gabriel Gudmundsson of FC Groningen now lies down and feels his shoulder and collarbone. That looks bad for the Swede.

Vitesse-Ajax · 2 hours ago

Donny van de Beek scores Ajax 'first goal of the season. In that respect, he succeeds Matthijs de Ligt, who made the equalizer against Heracles on behalf of Ajax last season.

First goals Ajax per season:
2018/2019: Matthijs de Ligt against Heracles
2017/2018: Hakim Ziyech against Heracles
2016/2017: Mateo Cassierra against Sparta
2015/2016: Nemanja Gudelj against AZ

Vitesse-Ajax · 2 hours ago

Donny van de Beek shakes the hand of Lisandro Martínez after his 1-1 against Vitesse.

Vitesse-Ajax · 2 hours ago

35 'Another chance for Donny van de Beek. The 22-year-old midfielder heads high from a promising position. He should have got more out of it.

Vitesse-Ajax · 2 hours ago

32 '' Donny, another year! Another year! ', The Ajax supporters sing in the magazine. The fans try to convince the midfielder after his goal to stay with Ajax for another season.

Vitesse-Ajax · 2 hours ago

30 ' GOAL Ajax! 1-1

The much discussed Donny van de Beek shoots Ajax on the same level as Vitesse. The midfielder hits Hakim Ziyech on close range. Van de Beek makes a primordial cry. He has been in the interest of Real Madrid for weeks.

Vitesse-Ajax · 2 hours ago

30 'Ajax is getting closer to the equalizer against Vitesse. Do the people of Amsterdam balance the score before the break?

Vitesse-Ajax · 2 hours ago

27 ' Lat! Ajax has a lot of bad luck here. Daley Blind produces a nice long shot from at least 30 meters, which bursts apart. In the rebound, Donny van de Beek cannot make the net fly.

Vitesse-Ajax · 2 hours ago

27 'Donny van de Beek! The midfielder of Ajax has to put the equalizer on the board when he gets the ball in front of Razvan Marin. He, however, shoots high.

FC Emmen-FC Groningen · 2 hours ago

26 'Ritsu Doan starts a rash tackle and takes the receipt.

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