MX23RW : Tuesday, December 11 09:39:10
Dec 5, 2015 at 6.45pm UK at ​De Vijverberg
De GraafschapDe Graafschap
0-1
FC Utrecht
FT(HT: 0-1)

Result: 10-man FC Utrecht hold on to beat De Graafschap

FC Utrecht beat De Graafschap 1-0 away from home despite having a man sent off with 20 minutes remaining.

FC Utrecht held on with 10 men to beat De Graafschap 1-0 at the De Vijverberg.

Cas Peters had an early opportunity for De Graafschap as he found some space in the centre of the box but his effort was well saved by Robin Ruiter.

Bart Ramselaar wasted two chances for Utrecht before Nacer Barazite was denied after he ventured into the home side's area.

Utrecht went ahead as Patrick Joosten pulled the ball back to Rico Strieder, who struck the ball from outside the box beyond Hidde Jurjus.

In the second half, Peters had two chances that were blocked by the Utrecht defence before Sebastien Haller dragged a shot wide that would have doubled the away side's lead.

However, Utrecht gave the bottom side some hope as Mark van der Maarel was sent off with two yellow cards within two minutes as the away side had to play the final 20 minutes with 10 men.

It made little difference as Utrecht held on to win to move into eighth in the Eredivisie while De Graafschap still wait for their first home win of the season.

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1PSV EindhovenPSV1514015374642
2Ajax1513114974240
3Feyenoord15112233161735
4FC Utrecht157442618825
5Heracles157263031-123
6AZAZ156452722522
7Vitesse156452318522
8Heerenveen155553232020
9VVV-VenloVVV-Venlo155551822-420
10Fortuna SittardSittard154472730-316
11Willem II154472431-716
12ADO Den HaagADO Den Haag154471832-1416
13SBV Excelsior154472240-1816
14Groningen154291726-914
15PEC Zwolle154291728-1114
16EmmenEmmen153571733-1614
17NAC BredaNAC Breda1532101736-1911
18De GraafschapDe Graafschap1532101233-2111

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