Vitesse too strong for RKC
By Alex Livie
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Vitesse Arnhem leapfrogged over RKC Waalwijk with a 4-2 win.Vitesse Arnhem leapfrogged over RKC Waalwijk and into fourth place in the Eredivisie with a 4-2 win.
Both sides are striving to secure a spot in Europe and it was Vitesse who emerged victorious at the Gelredome.
Vitesse led early on through Theo Janssen, but their swagger was knocked out of them by goals on 44 and 69 minutes by Benjamin de Ceulaer and Maarten Martens respectively.
Any thoughts RKC had of claiming victory were dashed when Matthew Amoah levelled the scores 15 minutes from time.
Youssouf Hersi took centre stage in the final 13 minutes as he scored twice to hand Vitesse victory.