By Alex Livie
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
AZ Alkmaar moved within a point of the leaders after thumping Vitesse Arnhem.AZ Alkmaar moved within a point of the leaders after thumping Vitesse Arnhem on Saturday.
Vitesse have slipped up of late and they were no match for a rampant AZ at the Gelredome.
Michael Buskermolen, Barry van Galen and Kenneth Perez scored the goals which secured the points for AZ.
Kim Christensen's goal on the hour lifted Twente to a 1-0 win at RBC Roosendaal.
NEC Nijmegen and NAC Breda shared the spoils in a six-goal thriller at De Goffert.
NAC led early on through Mike Zonneveld but Edgar Barreto and Said Boutahar turned the game on its head.
Anthony Lurling drew NAC level, but Romano Denneboom's strike on the hour put NEC back in the driving seat.
However, Yuri Cornelisse silenced the home fans when pinching a point with an equaliser four minutes later.