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Vitesse Arnhem kept the pressure up on Eredivisie leaders Ajax with a 2-1 win at NAC Breda on Saturday.
In-form Iceland international Alfred Finnbogason was again on the mark with a second-half strike that earned Heerenveen a 2-1 comeback victory at Heracles.
PSV Eindhoven struck twice in the second half to claim a 2-0 win at struggling NEC Nijmegen, while Heerenveen played out a 0-0 draw at NAC Breda.
Lasse Schone scored a hat-trick to fire Eredivisie leaders Ajax to a 3-0 win at home to Heerenveen on Sunday.
Ajax extended their lead at the top of the Eredivisie table to five points with a 1-1 draw away at PEC Zwolle on Sunday afternoon.
FC Twente kept the pressure on Eredivisie leaders Ajax with a 2-0 win away at Heerenveen on Wednesday, while PSV Eindhoven beat Cambuur Leeuwarden.
Alfred Finnbogason continued his prolific form this season with a second-half penalty as Heerenveen closed on fourth-placed Feyenoord with a 3-0 home win over ADO Den Haag.
Ajax moved two points clear at the top of the Eredivisie with a 1-0 win at Go Ahead Eagles on Sunday.
Patrick Van Aanholt struck a last-gasp winner as Vitesse moved three points clear at the Eredivisie summit on Saturday with a 2-1 triumph at PEC Zwolle.
New Cardiff boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looks set to make two fellow Norwegians his first signings in South Wales.
Bryan Linssen bagged a second-half brace as Heracles hit back from a two-goal deficit to earn a 2-2 draw with Eredivisie leaders Vitesse.
Vitesse Arnhem and FC Twente will be hoping the speculation surrounding Frank de Boer's future will have an unsettling effect on Ajax in the final match before the Eredivisie winter break.
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.
Feyenoord strengthened their grip on fourth place in the Eredivisie with a 2-1 win at Heerenveen, while league rivals FC Groningen suffered a 2-1 defeat at home to ADO Den Haag on Sunday.
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.
FC Groningen missed the chance to move into the top three of the Eredivisie after being held to yet another draw, although they will consider their 2-2 result at NAC Breda as a point gained rather than two lost.
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.
Freescoring forward Alfred Finnbogason struck a second-half hat-trick as Heerenveen beat RKC 5-2 in an incident-packed Eredivisie match on Friday night.