PSV Eindhoven Tops Dutch League
PSV Eindhoven takes the lead in the Dutch league standings after a 5-0 win against NEC Nijmegen while Ajax was defeated (3-2) by AZ Alkmaar on Sunday.
PSV's young players proved helpful for the team. 17-year-old Zakaria Bakkali scored a point in Saturday's victory and 22-year-old Georginio Wijnaldum scored two goals.
Ajax was leading AZ Alkmaar (2-1) after an hour when Ricardo van Rhijn was given a red card. Aron Johannsson tied the match from the penalty. Alkmaar had several opportunities ahead of Viktor Elm’s winning goal.
Meanwhile, Feyenoord was beaten by FC Twente (4-1) in Rotterdam.