PEC Zwolle lost ground on the Eredivisie's leading pack with a 3-2 defeat away to Go Ahead Eagles.
Heracles claimed their first win of the Eredivisie season with a 6-1 rout of NAC Breda, while Cambuur climbed to fourth.
PSV Eindhoven missed the chance to move three points clear at the top of the Eredivisie as they lost 1-0 at Heerenveen.
Man City's Albert Rusnak hopes to stay at Cambuur until the end of the season but admits the decision is not his.
Abiola Dauda scored a hat-trick to lead Vitesse Arnhem to their first Eredivisie win in almost seven months on Sunday.
A host of clubs are keeping tabs on Manchester City youngster Albert Rusnak during his loan spell in Holland.
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