Eredivisie: Sparta Rotterdam liquidates FC Volendam 4-0 with a fantastic performance

ROTTERDAM. Sparta Rotterdam demolishes FC Volendam 4-0 with goals of


ROTTERDAM. Sparta Rotterdam demolishes FC Volendam 4-0 with goals of V. van Crooij (14′), T. Lauritsen (68′), T. Lauritsen (72′) and S. Mijnans (85′).

The match was played at the Sparta-Stadion Het Kasteel stadium in Rotterdam on Saturday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Edwin van de Graaf who was helped by Richard Brondijk and Freek Vandeursen. The 4th official was Michael Eijgelsheim. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 22.3 degrees Celsius or 72.18 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 57%.​

Match Statistics

Sparta Rotterdam was in firm control of the ball 55% while FC Volendam was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

FC Volendam was more aggressive with 55 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 6 were on target. Nonetheless, Sparta Rotterdam was capable to find the solution to win this match.​

Sparta Rotterdam shot 15 times, 9 on target, 6 off target. On the other side, FC Volendam shot 19 times, 6 on target, 13 off target.


No yellow cards were issued to Sparta Rotterdam. On the other side, No yellow cards were issued to FC Volendam.

After playing this encounter, Sparta Rotterdam will have 4 points like SC Cambuur, FC Emmen and FC Volendam to move down in the 11th place. On the other side, FC Volendam will stay with 4 points like SC Cambuur, Sparta Rotterdam and FC Emmen to stay in the 14th place.

Match Events

  • 14'

    V. van Crooij

    N. Olij

  • 46'

    W. Ould Chikh

    A. Douiri

  • 60'

    B. Ould-Chikh

    D. van Mieghem

  • 61'

    G. Oristanio

    R. Muhren

  • 65'

    S. Mijnans

    A. Verschueren

  • 66'

    K. Saito

    Y. Namli

  • 68'

    T. Lauritsen

    Micha Pinto

  • 72'

    T. Lauritsen

    K. Saito

  • 78'

    J. Van Mullem

    J. de Guzman

  • 78'

    A. Auassar

    M. Eerdhuijzen

  • 81'

    L. Zeefuik

    I. El Kadiri

  • 85'

    S. Mijnans

  • 87'

    I. Nazih

    C. Eiting

Next match

In the upcoming Eredivisie match, Sparta Rotterdam will host FC Groningen on the 17th of September with a 10-6 head to head stats in favor of FC Groningen (4 draws).

FC Volendam will host Go Ahead Eagles on the 9th of September with a 0-0 head to head.

Sparta Rotterdam: Formation and Lineups

Sparta Rotterdam adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Maurice Steijn chose to play with the following team: Nick Olij (8.4), Shurandy Sambo (6.0), Bart Vriends (7.4), Mike Eerdhuijzen (7.8), Mica Pinto (7.7), Arno Verschueren (6.2), Jonathan de Guzmán (6.8), Joshua Kitolano (6.4), Younes Namli (7.1), Tobias Lauritsen (8.1) and Vito van Crooij (8.0).


Sparta Rotterdam made 4 changes: A. Verschueren for S. Mijnans (65′), Y. Namli for K. Saito (66′), J. de Guzman for J. Van Mullem (78′) and M. Eerdhuijzen for A. Auassar (78′).

Best player: Nick Olij

The player that probably impressed the most for Sparta Rotterdam was the goalkeeper: Nick Olij. His rating is 8.43. He performed 6 saves.

FC Volendam: Formation and Lineups

Also FC Volendam adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

On the opposite side, Wim Jonk played with: Filip Stanković (6.6), Achraf Douiri (6.4), Brian Plat (5.7), Damon Mirani (7.1), Derry Murkin (6.2), Benaissa Benamar (6.5), Robert Mühren (6.4), Carel Eiting (7.3), Daryl van Mieghem (7.2), Henk Veerman (6.9) and Ibrahim El Kadiri (7.4).


FC Volendam made 4 changes: A. Douiri for W. Ould Chikh (46′), D. van Mieghem for B. Ould-Chikh (60′), R. Muhren for G. Oristanio (61′) and I. El Kadiri for L. Zeefuik (81′).

Top player: Ibrahim El Kadiri

Probably the most impressive player in FC Volendam was Ibrahim El Kadiri.

His rating is (7.4) with 27 passes (85% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 9. He performed 7 crosses.

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