PSV Eindhoven enjoyed a profitable day in front of goal as they beat NAC Breda in the second round of the Eredivisie.
FC Twente needed a late equaliser from Youness Mokhtar to salvage a 1-1 draw at Cambuur Leeuwarden.
Sky Sports understands Manchester City's Albert Rusnak could be set for a move to the Netherlands with SC Cambuur.
Alireza Jahanbakhsh was NEC Nijmegen's hero with a two-goal haul helping to beat Ajax, condemning Roda JC to the drop.
Real Madrid's Super Cup clash with Sevilla starts a stunning season of live European football on Sky Sports 5.
Ajax clinched their fourth successive Eredivisie title with a 1-1 draw against Heracles Almelo on Sunday.