By James Pearson. Last Updated: January 1, 1970 1:00am
Ajax kicked off their Eredivisie campaign with a 2-0 away success over RBC Roosendaal.
After a tight opening 45 minutes South Africa international Steve Pienaar (pictured) broke the deadlock just before the hour mark.
Summer signing Markus Rosenberg from Malmo netted a debut goal after 85 minutes to seal the points.
Heracles Almelo came from a goal down to beat ADO Den Haag 2-1 at Zuiderpark.
Geert Den Ouden put the home side ahead after 63 minutes, but a late brace from Sota Hirayama turned things around.
Twente remain pointless following late heartbreak against NEC Nijmegen.
With the scores level in the closing stages Tininho snatched all three points.
Roda squandered a 2-0 lead en route to a thrilling 5-4 defeat to Heerenveen.
The visitors took a two-goal advantage thanks to goals from Edrissa Sonko and Arouna Kone before Ugur Yildirim pulled a goal back deep into injury time in the first half.
However, it was a different story after the break with Georgios Samaras and Danijel Pranjic putting the home side 3-2 up.
Klaas Jan Huntelaar's brace sealed the points although late goals from Gregoor van Dijk and Sergio set up a nail-biting finish.