Joint premier league leaders PSV and Twente both won in the weekend’s fixtures, while number 3, Ajax of Amsterdam drew.
The Eindhoven side beat AZ of Alkmaar 4-0 away with Marcus Berg and Balazs Dzsudzsak both scoring twice.
Nancer Chadli scored the only goal of the match to give FC Twente a 1-0 victory over Vitesse of Arnhem.
PSV and Twente are level on points but PSV is ahead on goal difference.
But Amsterdam’s Ajax failed to capitalise on a narrowing gap at the top and drew 2-2 against Roda JC.
Struggling Feyenoord of Rotterdam delighted fans with a 2-1 win over Heracles of Almelo, the side’s first victory in the New Year.
Fourth placed FC Groningen also drew, with a 1-1 result against De Graafschap.
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