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May 17, 2015 at 1.30pm UK
SBV Excelsior
AZAZ Alkmaar
Gouweleeuw (42' og.)
FT(HT: 1-3)
Johannsson (5', 57'), Berghuis (6'), Henriksen (35')

Result: AZ hammer SBV Excelsior on final day

A brace from Aron Johannsson guides AZ to a 4-1 victory over SBV Excelsior in their final-day Eredivisie clash.

AZ finished their season on a high by beating SBV Excelsior 4-1 to clinch third place in the Eredivisie and secure automatic qualification for the Europa League.

The visitors took the lead in the fifth minute when a loose ball in the box was not cleared by the home side and Aron Johannsson found the net in style with an overhead kick.

AZ doubled their lead one minute later with a well-worked move as Johnnsson slid a pass into the feet of Steven Berghius, who took the ball in his stride and slotted it past Jordy Deckers.

The visitors scored their third goal of the afternoon when Markus Henriksen raced onto a ball over the top of the Excelsior defence and took a touch before firing a shot into the bottom corner.

The hosts got a goal back when Jordan Botaka raided down the right and fired a low ball across the face of goal, which Jeffrey Gouweleeuw could only direct past Esteban Alvarado and into his own net.

In the second half, Johannsson put the game beyond doubt when he notched his second goal of the game by latching onto Dabney Souza's cross to power a back-post header past Deckers.

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Nick Viergever #4 of AZ is celebrates after he scores his teams first goal of the game during the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 match between AZ Alkmaar and FC Slovan Liberec at the AZ Stadium on February 27, 2014
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Sunday's key events

· The men's golf reaches its conclusion, with plenty of players still in medal contention. Home favourite Hideki Matsuyama is one shot off Xander Schauffele's lead, while Great Britain's Paul Casey is another shot further back and Tommy Fleetwood is also in the mix (11.30pm-8am)

· Great Britain have already made history in the BMX events in Tokyo, something Charlotte Worthington and Declan Brooks will be looking to add to in the women's (2.10am) and men's (3.10am) freestyle finals

· The final day of swimming action begins with the men's 50m freestyle final. Ben Proud could add to a medal-laden Games in the pool for Team GB so far, although he is up against USA's Caeleb Dressel, who is going for his fourth gold in Tokyo (2.30am)
· From sprint to endurance, Great Britain's second medal hope of the day comes through Daniel Jervis in the men's 1500m freestyle final (2.44am)
· Team GB will again be among the heavy favourites for gold in the last swimming event of the Games - the men's 4x100m medley relay final - having won the mixed event in a world record time on Saturday (3.36am)

· Already guaranteed at least a bronze, Pat McCormack takes part in the men's welterweight semi-final against Ireland's Aidan Walsh with a spot in the gold medal final at stake (4.03am)
· Ben Whittaker is also in the semi-finals of the men's light heavyweight and will be looking to continue Team GB's success in the ring (4.51am)

· There will be a surprise on the top of the men's tennis podium after Novak Djokovic missed out on a medal altogether. Alexander Zverev takes on Karen Khachanov in the second match on Centre Court at the Ariake Tennis Park (7am-2pm)

· Alison Young will be going for gold in the women's laser radial medal race (7.33am)

· Team GB's Max Whitlock will look to defend his 2016 Olympic title in the men's pommel horse final (10.41am)

· The men's high jump final includes GB's Tom Gale, although his chances of a medal look bleak (11.10am)
· So often the blue-riband event of the Olympics, the men's 100m final takes place as the world's fastest bid to be crowned Usain Bolt's successor. Three Brits have made it into the semi-finals (11.15am-11.32am), and the final looks wide open after an underwhelming display by favourite Trayvon Bromell on Saturday (1.50pm)

· Great Britain face India in the men's quarter-final (1pm)

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