PEC Zwolle makes winning Ajax sweat for a while
Ajax has again credited three points in the Eredivisie on Friday evening. A visit to PEC Zwolle was won with 2-4.
Ajax now has a nine point lead over AZ, PSV and Vitesse. The three pursuers are still in action this weekend. AZ will receive FC Twente on Saturday and PSV will then visit Sparta Rotterdam. Vitesse has a away game against FC Emmen on Sunday.
Quincy Promes opened the score in the sixth minute and was able to celebrate his eighth league goal five minutes later. David Neres signed 0-3 in the twentieth minute. PEC Zwolle made it 1-3 in the 35th minute when Gustavo Hamer benefited from a blunder from substitute Edson Álvarez.
Mustafa Saymak brought PEC Zwolle back in the game in the 62nd minute (2-3). Ajax wavered for a moment but came in 2-4 in the 88th minute by Neres.
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