In the Eredivisie, four games are scheduled for Saturday: Sparta Rotterdam-RKC Waalwijk (4-0), FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle (2-0), Willem II-VVV-Venlo (1-0) and Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard ( started at 8.45 pm). Follow everything in this live blog.

Good evening and welcome to the Eredivisie live blog. My name is Jeroen van Barneveld and I will keep you informed of the four Saturday matches at the highest football level in the Netherlands.

  • LIVE:
  • Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard 1-2
  • Results:
  • Sparta-RKC 4-0
  • FC Groningen-PEC 2-0
  • Willem II-VVV-Venlo 1-0

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · a few seconds ago

76 'The complete GelreDome will stand up in the 75th minute. Not for the game of Vitesse, but for all the victims who died in the Airborne landing in and around Arnhem, 75 years ago.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 4 minutes ago

And not much later, Martin Angha spreads his arms in the GelreDome. The defender nicely headed Fortuna Sittard ahead of Mark Diemers' cross.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 8 minutes ago

69 'Bryan Linssen claims a penalty after getting a light push from Ninaj at the moment of shooting. Referee Kooij sees nothing in it, but the VAR still looks at the images.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 10 minutes ago

It seems like it was an eternity ago because of Fortuna Sittard's 1-2, but less than ten minutes ago Tim Matavz put Vitesse on the same level as the Limburgers. As already mentioned, Fortuna quickly put an end to Arnhem's festivities.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 14 minutes ago

62 'GOAL Fortuna Sittard! 1-2

Vitesse does not enjoy the equalizer for less than five minutes or Fortuna Sittard takes the lead again. Martin Angha heads in a nice early pass from Mark Diemers.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 18 minutes ago

59 'GOAL Vitesse! 1-1

The equalizer for Vitesse is already there, of course from the foot of Tim Matavz. The striker takes Tannane's pass perfectly and taps it past Fortuna goalkeeper Coselev.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 19 minutes ago

No, this is not Zorro who accidentally ended up at Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard, but Max Clark. Can the left back of Vitesse, who has been suffering from a head injury for a long time, put the wick in the powder keg and force the equalizer against Fortuna Sittard?

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 26 minutes ago

50 'Vitesse seems to have undergone a metamorphosis in the second half. The people from Arnhem look a lot brighter and more decisive than before rest. Did trainer Leonid Slutsky give a thunder speech during the break?

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 31 minutes ago

Kickoff! With Dicko for Grot, Vitesse has started the second half against Fortuna Sittard. The Arnhem team has to repair a 0-1 deficit in the Airborne competition.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · 41 minutes ago

FC Groningen easily past PEC Zwolle
FC Groningen convincingly wins in-house against PEC Zwolle and thus averts a crisis. The team of coach Danny Buijs is 2-0 too strong for PEC Zwolle, thanks to goals from Ramon-Pascal Lundqvist and Ajdin Hrustic.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · 44 minutes ago

Willem II registers oppressive victory at VVV
Willem II registers an oppressive victory in-house at VVV-Venlo. The team of coach Adrie Koster wins with minimal marks thanks to a goal from Marious Vrousai, after he initially misses a penalty. The Tilburg players control the game for a long time, but in the end they have to allow a despair offensive by VVV, without this having any effect.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · one hour ago

Rest Fortuna Sittard brutally leads 0-1 at Vitesse in emotionally charged matches. After a minute of silence and a standing ovation in the second minute before the deceased Fortuna icon Fernando Ricksen, Mark Diemers breaks the spell with a viewed distance shot.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · one hour ago

79 'And just when you don't expect it, PEC Zwolle will get an imposed chance. Reza Ghoochannejhad only managed to place Pelle Clement on the left, but the ball went just wide.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · one hour ago

77 'There it is almost 3-0 for FC Groningen. Itakura heads just over from a corner. PEC Zwolle is unable to deploy a final offensive against the home club.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · one hour ago

Mark Diemers applauds and fists as he surprisingly gives Fortuna Sittard the lead at Vitesse. It is his second goal of the season for the blond midfielder.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · one hour ago

75 'The race in Tilburg is tipping over. VVV-Venlo is releasing the final offensive and Willem II has to take the 1-0 lead. Is there another blistering final phase?

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · one hour ago

Ajdin Hrustic embraces his trainer Danny Buijs as he gives FC Groningen the lead with a glider. It is his second league goal this season for the Australian attacker.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · one hour ago

25 'GOAL Fortuna Sittard! 0-1

Against the ratio, Fortuna Sittard takes the lead. Mark Diemers gets all the space to shoot and you shouldn't let the Fortuna playmaker do that. The ball neatly disappears into the far corner of goalkeeper Pasveer.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · one hour ago

67 'Halfway through the second half and there is still no dirt in the air for Willem II. However, the Tilburgers' lead is minimal against VVV-Venlo: 1-0.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · one hour ago

The supporters of Fortuna Sittard in Arnhem, for example, are considering the death of club icon Fernando Ricksen.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · one hour ago

62 ' Lat! FC Groningen almost in safe harbor. Ajdin Hrustic shoots the ball after a nice attack on the aluminum and fails to make his second of the evening here.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · one hour ago

59 'GOAL FC Groningen! 2-0

Ajdin Hrustic gives FC Groningen a liberating 2-0 lead. After a difficult phase of the home club, the attacker aimed with his left in the far corner. PEC Zwolle stands for a tough job in Groningen.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · one hour ago

12 'There is the first big chance of the match. Oussama Tannae dribbles into the penalty area of ​​Fortuna Sittard and shoots into the side net in a free-standing position.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · one hour ago

The emotion with Kevin Hofland during the standing ovation of the audience in the second minute, for his late comrade Fernando Ricksen.

🙏 | This tribute from @MijnVitesse and @FortunaSittard hacks into Kevin Hofland. @MyVitesse @FortunaSittard #vitfor

Avatar AuthorFOX SportsMoment of places20: 55 - September 21, 2019

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · one hour ago

Reza Ghoochannejhad is warming up at PEC Zwolle and seems to make his appearance in the team of coach John Stegeman. After his piece of art last week against RKC (five goals), he will certainly inspire FC Groningen with some fear.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · 2 hours ago

Kickoff! Soccer is also being played in Groningen again. FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle is on its way again.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 2 hours ago

2 'There is applause in the GelreDome for the recently deceased Fernando Ricksen, an icon of Fortuna Sittard. Kevin Hofland, the trainer of Fortuna and a good friend of Ricksen, puts his hand to his mouth and is emotional. A goosebump moment.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 2 hours ago

Kickoff! After a nice tribute to the Airborne landing, the ball rolls in Arnhem. Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard has started.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · 2 hours ago

Kickoff! Willem II resumes the match with the kick-off. The second half of Willem II-VVV-Venlo is on its way.

Sparta Rotterdam-RKC · 2 hours ago

Painful statistics for RKC Waalwijk, which also carries the red lantern in the Eredivisie to make matters worse.

24 - RKC Waalwijk are the first team to concede 24 goals in the first seven matches of an Eredivisie campaign since VVV-Venlo in 2007-08. Rookie.

Avatar Author OptaJohan Moment of Places 20: 34 - 21 September 2019

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · 2 hours ago

Peace! A flawless first half for Willem II. The Tilburgers are leading VVV-Venlo 1-0 thanks to a goal from Vangelis Pavlidis, after he initially missed a penalty.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · 2 hours ago

Peace! FC Groningen leads in-house with 1-0 against PEC Zwolle. Ramon-Pascal Lundqvist is the golden rooster with the only goal of the Groningen team.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · 2 hours ago

43 'Xavier Mous keeps PEC Zwolle going. Now the goalkeeper makes an excellent save on a pass by Zeefuik, who is tapped on the way by Kersten.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · 2 hours ago

37 'There are concerns about VVV goalkeeper Kirschbaum. After a collision, he sits down and reserve keeper Van Crooy warms up.

Sparta Rotterdam-RKC · 2 hours ago

Sparta Rotterdam does not leave RKC in a hurry
Sparta Rotterdam is more firmly rooted in the Eredivisie subtop. The team of coach Henk Fraser wins 4-0 in-house from the also promoted RKC and climbs to fifth place. The team from Rotterdam is already leading 2-0 at halftime, thanks to goals from Smeets and Ache. After the break, Dervisoglu and Rayhi lift the margin to four. RKC remains at the bottom of the pack with a meager point from six duels.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · 2 hours ago

29 'What a chance for Willem II to double the score here. Vrousai gets it on a silver platter from Nunnely, but shoots it up close. VVV-Venlo is ripe for the slaughter.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · 2 hours ago

Ramon-Pascal Lundqvist cries out after his opening goal for FC Groningen, at home against PEC Zwolle. The team of trainer Danny Buijs still leads 1-0 after half an hour.

Sparta Rotterdam-RKC · 2 hours ago

85 'RKC is now going to celebrate its frustrations about the sweep on Sparta players. Delcroix arrives late for a Spartan and gets a bad yellow.

Sparta Rotterdam-RKC · 2 hours ago

83 'Joël Piroe fails here to crown his raid with his first goal for Sparta. He shoots into the side net up close.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · 2 hours ago

22 'GOAL Willem II! 1-0

Kirschbaum first stops Pavlidis's penalty kick, but in the rebound the Greek taps the ball inside. Willem II leads in-house against VVV-Venlo.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · 2 hours ago

20 ' Penalty for Willem II!

Kum comes crazy at Vrousai and of course this is a penalty for Willem II.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · 2 hours ago

19 'GOAL FC Groningen! 1-0

What a nice goal from FC Groningen. After a smooth attack over several discs, the ball comes in front of Ramon-Pascal Lundqvist, who finds the net through the inside of the post.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · 2 hours ago

17 'There is the first chance of the match. Heerkens puts Nunnely away nicely and the attacker shoots just past.

Sparta Rotterdam-RKC · 2 hours ago

The last time that Sparta won at least 4 goals difference in the Eredivisie was on May 3, 2009, when Ajax won 4-0. It was the last match for Ajax coach Marco van Basten.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · 2 hours ago

11 'FC Groningen furiously gets off the starting blocks and takes Mous's goal under fire via Hrustic, who only relies on the goalkeeper. Mous cleverly keeps his loft clean.

Vitesse-Fortuna Sittard · 3 hours ago

Vitesse wants to add three points to the loaded Airborne duel in Arnhem. Can Fortuna Sittard throw a spanner in the works, or does the team of coach Leonid Slutksy give supporters the sought-after victory? In GelreDome the first whistle sounds at 8.45 p.m.

Setup Vitesse: Pasveer; Lily field, Obispo, Doekhi, Clark; Bazoer, Bero, Tannane, Grotto; Matavz, Linssen.

Setup Fortuna Sittard: Koselev; Passlack, Angha, Ninaj, Amiot; Tesfaldet, Smeets, Diemers, Cox; Ciss, Sambou.

Sparta Rotterdam-RKC · 3 hours ago

60 'GOAL Sparta Rotterdam! 4-0

Mohamed Rayhi also picks up a goal. Whoever but Abdou Harroui excels in providing the assist, by placing an excellent broad on the attacker.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · 3 hours ago

Kickoff! The whistle also sounds in Tilburg. That means that Willem II-VVV-Venlo has started.

FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle · 3 hours ago

Kickoff! FC Groningen-PEC Zwolle is a very empty stadium on the way.

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