By James Pearson
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
PSV have moved within two points of AZ Alkmaar after beating RBC Roosendaal.PSV have moved within two points of leaders AZ Alkmaar following a 2-0 success over lowly RBC Roosendaal.
Timmy Simons opened the scoring after just eight minutes and the points were wrapped up shortly after half-time by Jefferson Farfan.
Angelos Charisteas netted a brace as Ajax hit form with a 4-1 win over Roda JC.
The Greek star netted both goals in the first half at the Amsterdam ArenA to give the Dutch giants a comfortable interval lead.
Steve Pienaar added a third and while Edrissa Sonko pulled one back for the visitors, Tomas Galasek put the icing on the cake with a late fourth.
Willem II left it late before Martijn Reuser snatched all three points against ADO Den Haag with an 89th minute winner.
Utrecht left it even later with Marc-Antoine Fortune's injury-time goal settling a five-goal thriller against RKC Waalwijk.
Surprisingly the first half at Mandemakers was goalless with Benjamin De Ceulaer breaking the deadlock after 54 minutes.
The lead did not last long with Dave van den Bergh levelling matters shortly after.
Darl Douglas thought he had bagged all three points late on only for Rick Hoogendorp to square the match with an injury-time penalty.
The drama was not over and there was still time for Fortune to give the visitors their second win of the campaign.
Vitesse Arnhem secured a much-need 2-0 win over FC Groningen thanks to second half goals from Gill Swerts and Fred Benson.