Jurgen Locadia did Eredivisie leaders Feyenoord a favour by firing PSV Eindhoven to a 1-0 win over the Rotterdammers' title rivals Ajax.
PSV missed out on the chance to close the gap at the top of the Eredivisie after they were held to a 1-1 draw at ADO Den Haag.
Ajax thrashed NEC Nijmegen 5-1 to move level on points with Eredivisie leaders Feyenoord on Saturday.
Jens Toornstra scored a hat-trick as Eredivisie leaders Feyenoord thrashed struggling Go Ahead Eagles 8-0.
Three points separate Feyenoord and Ajax at the top of the Eredivisie after the latter toppled the former 2-1 on Sunday.
ADO Den Haag boosted their hopes of survival in the Eredivisie with a 1-0 home victory against NEC on Saturday.