Groningen, NAC move into KNVB cup quarter finals

FC Groningen and NAC of Breda have both qualified for the quarter finals of the KNVB cup, after catch-up matches on Tuesday night.

Groningen had great difficulty beating amateur side SC Genemuiden, who took the lead after 22 minutes. The match ended 3-2.
NAC saw off first division side Telstar 1-0 and will meet Ajax in the quarter finals next week.
In the other two round of 16 matches: First division side RKC Waalwijk beat the amateurs Achilles’29 on penalties after a 2-2 final score.
And in the battle of the amateurs, Noordwijk beat Sparta Nijkerk on penalties when the game ended 3-3 after extra time.
The quarter finals take place from January 25.
FC Twente – PSV
FC Utrecht – FC Groningen
RKC Waalwijk – Noordwijk
Ajax – NAC Breda

Thank you for donating to

We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.

Make a donation