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PSV Eindhoven ended their horror run in style as they thrashed FC Utrecht 5-1 at Stadion Galgenwaard in the Eredivisie on Sunday.
AZ Alkmaar claimed top spot of Europa League Group L after a hard-fought 2-2 draw against PAOK Salonika.
Ajax will be desperate to put their midweek Champions League disappointment behind them on Sunday as they focus on overhauling Vitesse Arnhem at the top of the Eredivisie table.
Vitesse Arnhem midfielder Davy Propper knows his side cannot afford to underestimate PSV Eindhoven as they go in search of their fifth straight Eredivisie win at the Philips Stadion.
Vitesse returned to the top of the Eredivisie with a 3-0 win over Cambuur Leeuwarden, while PSV Eindhoven lost 3-1 against Feyenoord in Sunday's action.
AZ Alkmaar coach Dick Advocaat insists there is nothing surprising in his team's recent form as they look to keep up the pressure at the top of the Eredivisie this weekend.
Ajax went to the top of the Eredivisie following a decisive 3-0 win over Heracles at the Amsterdam ArenA on Saturday.
The feelgood factor at Ajax created by back-to-back wins has evaporated after two key players returned from the international break with injuries.
AZ Alkmaar missed the chance to return to the top of the Eredivisie as they were held to a 2-2 draw by Feyenoord on Sunday.
Celso Ortiz's second-half goal saw AZ Alkmaar all but guarantee their place in the Europa League last-32 following a 1-0 win over a lacklustre Shakhter Karagandy.
Vitesse defender Jan-Arie van der Heijden is delighted by the team's progress this season as they continue their challenge at the top of the Eredivisie standings against Utrecht on Saturday.
Feyenoord moved to within two points of leaders AZ Alkmaar following a 2-0 away win at Cambuur Leeuwarden, while Roda drew 3-3 with Groningen in Sunday's Eredivisie action.
AZ Alkmaar moved to the top of the Eredivisie with a 2-0 win over ADO Den Haag on Saturday.
Former Rangers captain Fernando Ricksen has been diagnosed with motor neurone disease.
AZ Alkmaar thrashed Achilles '29 7-0 as the Eredivisie side brushed aside their Eerste Divisie opponents in the third round of the KNVB Cup on Wednesday.
AZ Alkmaar moved into a three-way tie at the top of the Eredivisie table following a 2-0 win at PEC Zwolle, while Feyenoord suffer 2-1 home defeat to Heracles Almelo.
Shakhter Karagandy threw away an early lead as they were held to a 1-1 draw by AZ Alkmaar in their Europa League Group L clash in Kazakhstan
A look ahead to the weekend's action in Holland's Eredivisie, including AZ Alkmaar's trip to PEC Zwolle.
PSV Eindhoven missed the chance to take over at the top of the Eredivisie as they went down 1-0 at FC Groningen on Sunday.
New AZ Alkmaar coach Dick Advocaat believes his side have great potential ahead of his first Eredivisie game in charge against Cambuur on Sunday.