Good evening and welcome to this live blog!

Here I, Robbert van der Linde, will keep you informed of tonight's Eredivisie matches.

  • LIVE

  • Willem II-VVV


  • FC Groningen-Vitesse


  • 21.00 o'clock:

  • PEC Zwolle-FC Utrecht

Willem II-VVV-Venlo · a few seconds ago

83 'Substitute Gladon is close to the final decision there.

From close by, he bumps into Kirschbaum, who keeps his team in the game.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 2 minutes ago

81 'Tilburg has now reached the final phase.

Willem II still defends a minimal margin against VVV-Venlo.

Coach Adrie Koster will not sit comfortably on his seat, given the 2-1 score.

FC Groningen-Vitesse 4 minutes ago

21 'Groningen can come out dangerously a number of times via a quick counter, although the defense of Vitesse is always back in the right place just in time.

Gudmundsson tries after a rush from a distance, but his bet is about two meters wide.

Such a spectacle was to be expected from two teams that can lean on excellent defense.

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FC Groningen-Vitesse 10 minutes ago

15 'Beach Larsen appears behind the Vitesse defense and circumvents Pasveer, but hits the post.

Immediately afterwards, the whistle goes off, indicating that the Groningen striker is offside.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 11 minutes ago

72 'Giakoumakis is close to his second goal and the equalizer on behalf of VVV.

However, the Greek's header is suffocated enough, so that Brondeel can throw himself gratefully.

FC Groningen-Vitesse 14 minutes ago

11 '

Lat Vitesse!

A wrong initiation pass in the back at Groningen gives Vitesse the first chance of the match, and it is immediately a big one.

Bero is served by Broja and hits the bottom of the crossbar with a hard shot.

The ball bounces back into the field just before the line.

FC Groningen-Vitesse 14 minutes ago

10 'Vitesse leaves the initiative to FC Groningen in the opening phase.

The home team is patiently looking for openings in the Arnhem defense.

However, judging by the only five goals against it, that is perfectly fine this season.

PEC Zwolle-FC Utrecht 16 minutes ago

At 9 p.m., there will be a kick-off in Zwolle for the last Eredivisie game tonight, the game between PEC and FC Utrecht.

These 22 players have participated from the start.

PEC Zwolle setup

: Typesetter;

Van Wermeskerken, Kersten, Huiberts, Paal;

Reijnders, Lam, Nakayama, Pherai;

Tedic, Saymak Line-

up FC Utrecht

: Paes;

Troupée, St. Jago, Janssen, Warmerdam;

Maher, Gustafson, Van Overeen;

Church, Mahi, Ramselaar.

16 minutes ago

FC Groningen-Vitesse 25 minutes ago


The ball is also rolling in Groningen.

Does Vitesse happily continue in the Eredivisie after the international match, or can FC Groningen stop the series of the team from Arnhem?

FC Groningen-Vitesse 29 minutes ago

Back with a vengeance: Danny Buijs.

The FC Groningen trainer had been struck down by the corona virus in recent weeks, but has now recovered sufficiently to take a seat on the couch.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 29 minutes ago

55 'Both teams mainly make it a physical fight in the second half.

The sharp tackles and fouls are flying around the ears of the players.

It certainly does not benefit the pace and level of the match.

FC Groningen-Vitesse 30 minutes ago

Vitesse coach Thomas Letsch tests his feeling for the ball before kick-off.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 38 minutes ago

46 'In Tilburg, the teams started the second half.

Will VVV fight further back in this match or will Willem II book the second victory of the season?

38 minutes ago

FC Groningen-Vitesse 43 minutes ago

The architect behind Vitesse's successful start to the season is trainer Thomas Letsch.

Who is this 52-year-old German, who with his attacking style and approach shows many similarities with Peter Bosz? makes

a profile

of him.

FC Groningen-Vitesse one hour ago

Oussama Tannane juggles happily before the start of FC Groningen-Vitesse.

Can the tastemaker of the Arnhem fellow leader again provide a piece of art in the Eredivisie?

FC Groningen-Vitesse one hour ago

Vitesse, which will soon kick off against FC Groningen, is the proud fellow leader in the Eredivisie after eight rounds.

The team from Arnhem have as many points as Ajax (21) and must let the team from Amsterdam go only on goal difference.

It was also calculated in the Johan Cruijff Arena that Vitesse lost the only points so far (2-1 defeat).

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago


Willem II seems to have an easy evening against VVV after a lightning start, but halfway through there is just a real match in Tilburg.

The home team scores via Vangelis Pavlidis and Görkem Saglam, but Giorgos Giakoumakis brings the tension back, after which the Venlo team has the best of the game.

FC Groningen-Vitesse one hour ago

For the home game against fellow frontrunner Vitesse, FC Groningen is supported by the local farmers, who were in the news in recent days because of the national protest against the government's nitrogen policy.

It is a lot more relaxed around the stadium of 'De Trots van het Noorden'.

an hour ago

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

45 'After the swirling start of Willem II, it is now VVV that is emphatically in control.

The Limburgers are looking for opportunities to reach the same level before the break.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

Giorgos Giakoumakis is congratulated by his teammates with his nice connection goal.

The striker is the second Greek ever after Nikos Machlas to score at least eight times in the first nine games of an Eredivisie season.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

34 'GOAL VVV-Venlo!


Giorgos Giakoumakis is gradually becoming a phenomenon in the VVV shirt.

The Greek controls a long ball excellently with the right and then rounds off equally gifted with the left.

It is his eighth goal of the season, never before has a VVV player scored so many goals after his first nine games for the club in the Eredivisie.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

33 'VVV has struggled a little more into the match after the dramatic start.

The residents of Venlo more often seek the attack, but have not yet seen Brondeel too much up close.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

The players of Willem II celebrate Görkem Saglam's 2-0.

On the right, Mike Trésor is also celebrating the party.

The attacking midfielder acts as the principal for both goals and is now 'assist king' in the Eredivisie with five assists together with Steven Berghuis and Vaclav Cerny.

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Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

23 'Van Crooij gets a good chance to do something about the backlog for VVV.

From an awkward angle, it just slides aside.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

22 '

Goal Willem II rejected!

VVV is completely taken by surprise, but is lucky that Pavlidis is offside when Saglam gives the cross.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

18 'GOAL Willem II!


What a gem of a goal from Gorkem Saglam.

The German looks for his left leg from the right side of the penalty area and aims the ball beautifully into the far corner of VVV goalkeeper Thorsten Kirschbaum.

Willem II has a dream start against the weak VVV.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

15 'Willem II continues the good start of the match and pushes VVV back.

Romeny almost surprises Kirschbaum with a quick shot after a cross from Owusu, but the VVV keeper is in the corner just in time.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

Pavlidis jumps in the air after his goal.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo one hour ago

It is Vangelis Pavlidis' 25th goal in the service of Willem II.

The Greek thus gives himself a nice birthday present, because he turned 22 today.



Avatar AuthorWillem IIMoment of places18: 54 - November 21, 2020

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 2 hours ago

7 'GOAL Willem II!


The home team quickly took the lead by punishing VVV's sloppy ball loss in midfield.

Mike Trésor takes the ball from Evert Linthorst and puts Vangelis Pavlidis with a sharp pass only in front of Thorsten Kirschbaum.

The Greek striker coolly pushes the ball into the corner and signs for his fourth goal of the season.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 2 hours ago

Willem II-VVV is also the battle between the Greek strikers Vangelis Pavlidis and Giorgos Giakoumakis.

The two greet each other with a warm hug before the start of the match.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 2 hours ago


The match in Tilburg has started, Willem II and VVV have started the ninth round in the Eredivisie.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 2 hours ago

Due to the corona virus, there is still no public welcome at Eredivisie matches.

To add a bit of atmosphere, supporters sounds blaring from the speakers of the Koning Willem II Stadium tonight.


Willem II - VVVDJ play another fan song🎶⏰ 6:45 PM📺 FOX Sports 2 # ️⃣ #wilvvv


Author FOX Sports Moment of places 18:42 - 21 November 2020

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 2 hours ago

This is the battlefield for the opening of the Eredivisie weekend: the Koning Willem II Stadium in Tilburg.

Hello beautiful ✨ #WILVVV


Avatar AuthorWillem IIMoment of places16: 26 - 21 November 2020

Eredivisie 2 hours ago

Heerenveen is the last Eredivisie club to report corona cases within selection.

The corona virus has also been detected at sc Heerenveen within the selection.

The Frisians report that there is one case of infection within the selection and that in addition two players are in home isolation as a precaution.

For privacy reasons no names are mentioned.

It means that now all Eredivisie clubs have had to deal with positive tests around the first team.

After contamination cases at FC Twente on November 18, Heerenveen was the last club with a corona-free staff and selection.





FC Groningen-Vitesse 2 hours ago

There will be a kick-off at FC Groningen and Vitesse at 8 p.m.

Arjen Robben is still missing from the home team with an injury.

It is worth noting that the brothers Joël and Daniël van Kaam are together in the starting line-up in the main force for the first time.

At Vitesse, fellow leader in the Eredivisie, Matus Bero returns from an injury.

For the people of Arnhem, who cannot rely on the suspended Riechedly Bazoer, 

Line-up FC Groningen:


Joël van Kaam, Dammers, Itakura, Van Hintum;

Daniel of Kaam, El Messaoudi, Matusiwa;

Joosten, Beach Larsen, Gudmundsson.

Vitesse setup:


Dasa, Rasmussen, Doekhi, Hájek, Wittek;

Tronstad, Tannane, Bero;

Broja, Openda.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 3 hours ago

VVV-Venlo coach Hans de Koning has a fit selection and sends an attacking formation into the field.

Of course Giorgos Giakoumakis is in the forefront.

The Greek has made an excellent start to his employment in Venlo and is the club's top scorer with seven goals.

VVV-Venlo setup

: Kirschbaum;

Pachonik, Swinkels, Gelmi, Schäfer;

Post, Linthorst, van Crooij;

Hunte, Giakoumakis, Arias.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 3 hours ago

Willem II coach Adrie Koster still has to do without the injured goalkeeper Robbin Ruiter, so that Jorn Brondeel is under the bar again.

In midfield, there is surprisingly a base place for 20-year-old Ole Romeny, the 20-year-old mercenary from NEC. 

Arrangement Willem II

: Brondeel;

Owusu, Peters, Holmen, Nelom;

Llonch, Saglam, Romeny;

Nunnely, Pavlidis, Trésor.

Willem II-VVV-Venlo 3 hours ago

We start the ninth round in Tilburg, where Willem II takes on VVV-Venlo.

The 'Tricolores' started the competition poorly with one victory from the first eight games and occupied fourteenth place with five points.

The team from Venlo are doing better with eight points and the eleventh place, but they already suffered the biggest defeat ever in the Eredivisie (0-13 against Ajax) and because of this they have the most passed defense this season (26 goals against).

Eredivisie 3 hours ago

After a two-week break due to the international match, it is time to resume the Eredivisie tonight.

There are three games on the program.

6.45 pm:

Willem II-VVV

8 pm:

FC Groningen-Vitesse

9 pm:

PEC Zwolle-FC Utrecht

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