Good evening and welcome to this live blog!

My name is Jeroen van Barneveld and I will keep you informed of the matches in the Eredivisie.

  • Eredivisie

  • LIVE:

  • PSV-VVV 


  • FC Twente-Sparta 


  • Results:

  • Fortuna-RKC 2-1

  • FC Emmen-FC Utrecht 2-3

PSV-VVV in 2 days


The ball also rolls again for the second half of PSV-VVV-Venlo in Eindhoven.

Can PSV take over the game after the break?

Or will VVV hold up?

FC Twente-Sparta · in 2 days


The ball rolls in Enschede and so FC Twente-Sparta Rotterdam started.

Will FC Twente push to the top of the Eredivisie in its last league match of 2020?

FC Twente-Sparta · in 2 days

FC Twente and Sparta Rotterdam close this Eredivisie with a mutual meeting in Enschede.

The home team of trainer Ron Jans is one of the revelations of this season and is in the subtop.

A victory over Sparta is a requirement if the tukkers want to stay in the wake of the top clubs next year.

Line-up FC Twente: 


Ebuehi, Pleguezuelo, Pierie, Oosterwolde;

Brama, Ilic, Roemeratoe;

Cerny, Danilo, Many.

Sparta line-up: 


Abels, Vriends, Heylen, Pinto;

Mijnans, Burger, Duarte, Auassar, English;


PSV-VVV in 2 days


Anyone who thought that PSV would waltz about VVV-Venlo will be disappointed for the time being.

After 45 minutes, the score is still in balance, although a goal has already been scored in the Philips Stadium.

VVV takes a brutal lead halfway through the first half via Jafar Arias, after which Philipp Max takes care of the equalizer from the penalty spot.

PSV piles chance after chance, but the return of the attackers is rather poor.

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PSV-VVV in 2 days

Philipp Max gets a hand from his teammate Cody Gakpo after his goal against VVV.

It is his second penalty of the season for the German left back.

Normally, Donyell Malen is the regular, but the club top scorer gets a rest.

PSV-VVV in 2 days

43 'It is now alarm phase one for VVV-Venlo, because PSV is pulling out all the stops to take the lead in the Philips Stadium before half-time.

Cody Gakpo again has the 2-1 on the shoe at the far post, but he mows over the ball.

VVV yearns for the break.

PSV-VVV in 2 days

41 'Evert Linthorst prevents PSV's lead.

VVV goalkeeper Thorsten Kirschbaum has already been beaten by Mohamed Ihattaren's shot in the far corner, but he receives assistance from the young Linthorst on the goal line.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

Dalmau gives Hake first win at FC Utrecht

René Hake registers his first victory as coach of FC Utrecht after almost two months.

The Domstedelingen win with their heels over the ditch against FC Emmen: 2-3.

The goldcrest at FC Utrecht is Adrián Dalmau, who shoots the winning 2-3 fifteen minutes before the end.

It is his first goal of the season for the Spaniard.

FC Emmen initially turned a 0-1 deficit through beautiful shots by Miguel Araujo and Lucas Bernadou, but still loses to the Oude Meerdijk and ends the year without a win.

PSV-VVV in 2 days



PSV is


before half time and gets the goal thrown in the lap by VVV-Venlo.

Christiaan Kum hits Noni Madueke strongly and referee Sander van der Eijk can do nothing but point to the dot.

From 11 meters Philipp Max makes no mistake.

VVV keeper Kirschbaum is still in the right corner, but has to capitulate.

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PSV-VVV in 2 days

After his hit against PSV, Jafar Arias immediately seeks out declarant Vito van Crooij to thank him for the measured cross.

We could also have imagined Arias running through the Philips Stadium for three laps of honor, but he stays very cool under the euphoria.

PSV-VVV in 2 days

25 'According to the latest reports, PSV has no less than 78 percent possession of the ball against VVV-Venlo, but that is a statistic that does not matter in football.

It's all about goals, of course.

And surprisingly enough, that balance goes to VVV, which leads to a hit by Arias.

How long can VVV stand against the Brabant superpower?

PSV-VVV in 2 days

22 'GOAL VVV-Venlo!


What suddenly happens in Eindhoven?

VVV is completely against the ratio in the lead against PSV.

Vito van Crooij breaks through on the right flank and lets an excellent cross from his right leg leave towards Jafar Arias, who taps in from close range 0-1.

PSV can get started.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

75 'GOAL FC Utrecht!


There is the coveted goal for FC Utrecht and it is credited to Adrián Dalmau.

Right winger Gyrano Kerk beats his opponent for speed and delivers an excellent cross, which Dalmau taps in from close range.

Dalmau thus scores his first goal of the season.

The Spaniard, who has been hit many times this season by injuries, has a weight off his shoulders.

PSV-VVV in 2 days

PSV is constantly looking for openings, but the home team is unable to breach the dark blue wall of VVV-Venlo in the opening quarter.

VVV goalkeeper Thorsten Kirschbaum has not yet had to make a rescue.

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PSV-VVV in 2 days

12 'PSV seems to be doing business quickly against VVV-Venlo, because the team from Eindhoven grab their opponent by the throat when the ball is immediately lost in the enemy half.

That's how trainer Roger Schmidt likes to see it.

The German is the so-called 'full throttle football' for.

According to that doctrine, the opponent must continuously gasp for breath.

PSV-VVV in 2 days

8 'The proportions quickly become apparent in the Philips Stadium.

PSV dictates the game and VVV-Venlo limits itself to defending.

The 0-13 record defeat against Ajax is probably haunted by the Limburgers.

Never again, VVV coach Hans de Koning must have thought.

PSV-VVV in 2 days

5 'There is the first possibility of PSV against VVV-Venlo.

Denzel Dumfries decides to give an early cross to Cody Gakpo, who understands the action of the right back and can put his foot against the ball.

The striker only lacks some sharpness.

He slides the ball wide.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

60 'GOAL FC Utrecht!


FC Utrecht comes out of the dressing room furiously and that results in the equalizer in the first fifteen minutes of the second half.

Gyrano Kerk focuses on the goal and after a carom the ball lands at the feet of midfielder Joris van Overeem, who does not fail for an empty goal.

PSV-VVV in 2 days


The starting signal from referee Sander van der Eijk has sounded.

PSV-VVV-Venlo is on its way.

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PSV-VVV in 2 days

A heartwarming action by PSV around the home game against VVV.

Supporters could have a lantern placed in the stadium for a small fee to commemorate loved ones who passed away in 2020.

The entire Philips Stadium is filled with lanterns.

PSV-VVV in 2 days

Donyell Malen gets a rest in view of the tough schedule in the second half of the competition, trainer Roger Schmidt reports to

FOX Sports

prior to the duel with VVV-Venlo


The club top scorer of the Eindhoven team is therefore already on holiday.

PSV-VVV in 2 days

Can VVV-Venlo score a victory over the Eindhoven team for the first time in 33 meetings with PSV?

These eleven players have to do it for trainer Hans de Koning, who has not won five league games in a row.

VVV-Venlo setup:


Pachonik, Schmitz, Kum, Schaefer;

Van Crooij, Post, Linthorst, Hunte;

Arias, Giakoumakis.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

FC Emmen is leading in an Eredivisie game for the first time since 1 November.

At the time, Michael de Leeuw put Emmen on a 2-1 lead against Feyenoord.

That game was eventually lost 2-3.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days


FC Emmen is surprisingly in the lead against FC Utrecht in-house.

The Drenten are still behind due to the first goal by Eljero Elia for FC Utrecht, but thanks to fantastic shots by Miguel Araujo and Lucas Bernadou, the scoreboard shows De Oude Meerdijk 2-1.

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FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

43 'GOAL FC Emmen!


Miguel Araujo's goal was beautiful, but Lucas Bernadou surpasses his teammate with a great shot from 25 meters.

Mark van der Maarel just slides the ball into Bernadou's feet and the Frenchman skips the ball through the inside of the post behind FC Utrecht goalkeeper Eric Oelschlägel.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

38 'So!

Gyrano Kerk is released with a pass from Mark van der Maarel and the right winger tries his luck from more than 25 meters.

The ball kisses the bar above FC Emmen goalkeeper Dennis Telgenkamp.

It goes up and down at De Oude Meerdijk.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

It is a pity that the stands at De Oude Meerdijk are not filled, because supporters go to the stadium for matches like this one.

FC Emmen and FC Utrecht make it a fight to the death and fight for every meter.

It results in an open match, with many opportunities, goals and highlights.

The score is still 1-1.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

34 ' 


On the other hand, FC Emmen is close to the lead.

The Frenchman Lucas Bernadou is cleverly released and the midfielder pulls the trigger from about 20 meters.

The bar prevents the 2-1 for the home team.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

33 'Bart Ramselaar has to put FC Utrecht on 1-2 here.

The attacking midfielder only shows up for FC Emmen goalkeeper Dennis Telgenkamp and wants to do it too well.

His attempt - a cross between a shot and a marker - passes.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

27 'GOAL FC Emmen!


Immediately after the 0-1, FC Emmen is on a level with FC Utrecht and does it very nicely.

Miguel Araujo paints a free kick from about 20 meters in the top corner.

What a gem of a goal.

The troubled FC Utrecht can start again.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

22 'GOAL FC Utrecht!


FC Utrecht takes the lead at De Oude Meerdijk halfway through the first half.

It is Eljero Elia who scores his first goal in the service of the Domstedelingen.

He finds the far corner of FC Emmen goalkeeper Dennis Telgenkamp.

Is René Hake going to book his first victory as coach of FC Utrecht?

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

FC Emmen and FC Utrecht hardly know how to inspire at the Oude Meerdijk and have not yet come up with opportunities.

It is therefore not surprising that the score is still 0-0.

PSV-VVV in 2 days

Malen and Rosario are missing from PSV

Donyell Malen and Pablo Rosario are missing from PSV's match selection for the home game against VVV-Venlo (kick-off at 8 p.m.).

Rosario has been suspended, while the reason for the absence of the club top scorer has not been reported.

Malen is replaced by Noni Madueke at the point of the attack.

Jorrit Hendrix is ​​the replacement for Rosario.

PSV line-up: 


Dumfries, Teze, Boscagli, Max;

Sangaré, Hendrix;

Ihattaren, Götze;

Madueke, Gakpo.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

2 'Justin Hoogma is already close to the lead for FC Utrecht.

The defender heads just wide from a corner kick.

The tone has been set at De Oude Meerdijk.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days


The ball rolls at De Oude Meerdijk for FC Emmen-FC Utrecht.

Who will take the coveted three points in the football capital of Drenthe?

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

If one person needs a win, it is FC Utrecht coach René Hake.

Since he took over from John van den Brom, who left for KRC Genk at the beginning of November, the Domstedelingen have not won.

During the winter break, the FC Utrecht club management will assess whether they will continue with the tukker for longer.

FC Emmen-FC Utrecht · in 2 days

The look into the Eredivisie now goes to FC Emmen-FC Utrecht, two clubs that could use a victory particularly well.

FC Emmen has not yet won at all this season, while FC Utrecht's last victory dates from October 24 (at home against FC Twente).

The supporters of the Drenten have made a fun banner to encourage the players.

Fortuna-RKC over 2 days

Fortuna only passes RKC in injury time

Fortuna Sittard is doing good business in the battle for enforcement in the Eredivisie.

In his last league match of 2020, the team of interim trainer Sjors Ultee wins 2-1 against RKC Waalwijk.

RKC takes the lead after twenty minutes via Finn Stokkers, after which Fortuna hits the equalizer on the stroke of half time due to a debatable goal by Sebastian Polter, who escapes offside.

Only in injury time does Fortuna express the predominance in the score, when Lisandro Semedo shoots in after a solo.

Fortuna-RKC over 2 days

90 + 7 'How can that ball not come in?

RKC substitute Vitalie Damascan gets the ball with some luck and has to make it 2-2 from close range, but he finds the foot of Fortuna goalkeeper Yanick van Osch.

Fortuna-RKC over 2 days

90 + 2 'GOAL Fortuna Sittard!


Lisandro Semedo gives Fortuna Sittard the victory in injury time!

George Cox launches Semedo with a banana pass and the attacker nicely punctures the ball behind RKC goalkeeper Kostas Lamprou.

The lead is fully deserved for the dominant Limburgers.

Fortuna-RKC over 2 days

90 ' 

Referee Marc Nagtegaal adds no less than eight minutes in Sittard


Due to the injury treatment for Kostas Lamprou and Roel Janssen, the game has been halted for a long time and Nagtegaal makes up for the lost time until the last second.

Fortuna-RKC over 2 days

Fortuna Sittard pushes the accelerator deeper and deeper and has RKC completely under control in the second half.

It is actually a matter of waiting for the coveted 2-1 for the Limburgers.

Is it still in the castle quarter in Sittard?

Fortuna-RKC over 2 days

74 'Kostas Lamprou has a lot of trouble with a direct free kick from Zian Flemming.

The striker's mop ball just bounces in front of the little Greek goalkeeper of RKC, who with an extreme effort gets his fingertips behind the ball and whips the toy out of his goal.

Fortuna-RKC over 2 days

70 'How do you get it next ?!

Sebastian Polter can head in Zian Flemming's measured cross for an empty goal, but Fortuna Sittard's club top scorer knows how to achieve not to score.

It is better to head this ball wide than in the goal of RKC Waalwijk.

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