Ajax go top
By Peter O`Rourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Maxwell fired the hosts in front after 22 minutes and Swedish ace Zlatan Ibrahimovic doubled the lead five minutes later.
Tomas Galasek added a third two minutes after the break from the penalty spot and RKC suffered another blow a minute later with Virgilio Teixeira seeing red.
Belgian ace Wesley Sonck grabbed the fourth on 62 minutes before Khalid Bourahrouz netted a consolation for the visitors two minutes later.
The win was the perfect preparation for Ajax as they look forward to meeting Champions League holders Milan in their opening game of the competition on Tuesday.
PSV Eindhoven moved into second spot two points behind Ajax with a 2-1 victory over Utrect at the Philips Stadion.
Serbian hit-man Mateja Kezman put the home side on their way with the opener after just ten minutes and PSV captain Mark van Bommel added a second on 72 minutes.
Toshiya Fujita pulled a goal back for Utrecht a minute from time but PSV held on for all three points.
Heerenveen moved up to fourth spot with a narrow 1-0 win over FC Groningen.
Petter Hansson hit the only goal of the game for the home side four minutes before the interval.
Vitesse Arnhem secured their first point of the season after earning a 1-1 draw at RBC Roosendaal.
Matthew Amoah gave the visitors a surprise lead on the half hour mark, but Danny Hesp's 56th equaliser gave RBC a share of the spoils.
FC Zwolle picked up their first point of the campaign after holding Roda JC to a goalless draw.
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