The Ajax Reserves are on track in the race for the Jupiler League title. Michael Reiziger’s team came back from a big setback in front of its home crowd to defeat FC Emmen, 3-2. The foundation of this win was set by a quick goal by Kaj Sierhuis, who scored a total of 2 goals in an outstanding first half. After the break, the Ajax Reserves fell behind, but, by the skin of their teeth and with their hearts on their sleeves, they made it to the finish line.
Ajax Reserves - FC Emmen 3-2 (3-0). 1. Sierhuis 1-0, 19. Nunnely 2-0, 29. Sierhuis 3-0, 59. Bannink 3-1, 69. Bannink 3-2
Ajax Reserves: Kotarski; Lartey-Sanniez, Doekhi, Bergsma, Bakker; Matusiwa, Bijleveld (68. Kühn), D. de Wit; Nunnely (86. Pasquali), Sierhuis (84. Flemming), Johnsen