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Excelsior 0 – 2 Twente: Decent victory for the champions

March 20, 2011


Off the back of a demanding away trip to Zenit, Twente managed an important away win to keep the pace set by league leaders PSV, who Twente are trailing by just one point. While away at Excelsior, ten men Ajax drew 2-2 and PSV had the utmost difficulty in winning 3-2 in the final seconds, […]

Excelsior 0 – 2 Vitesse: Half-time words of wisdom win the game for Vitesse

September 26, 2010


Seven games into the new season and not a word spent on Vitesse yet in 11tegen11. And yet, in some regards Vitesse has been one of the most dynamic teams so far. Disappointingly, however, this only held true for the off-pitch events so far. A change of ownership last August meant that Vitesse is the […]

AZ 1-1 Excelsior: how to execute a 4-1-4-1…

August 29, 2010


It’s only slightly over a year ago that Dirk Scheringa’s AZ broke the 27-year span in which either Ajax, PSV or Feyenoord won the Eredivisie title. However, things look rather different for AZ at present. The worldwide financial problems induced the bankruptcy of Scheringa’s DSB Bank, AZ’s main sponsor since 1993 and the driving force […]

Feyenoord in all sorts of trouble after losing 2-3 at Excelsior…

August 16, 2010


First off, for those who missed the match, or just want to refresh their memory, here are the match highlights. There’s not much envy surrounding Mario Been at the moment. The Feyenoord manager, generally known for his humor and his direct approach, sees himself confronted with severe problems on more than one front. Finances and […]