Eredivisie Wrap: Ajax keep up pressure on PSV

Despite a spirited start from the hosts, Ajax took the lead inside 27 minutes thanks to Ricardo van Rhijn's long-range effort, before an unmarked Kolbeinn Sigthorsson doubled his side's advantage with a side-footed finish two minutes later. 

Frank de Boer's men predictably began to tighten their grip on the game and were three goals to the good just before the break when Sigthorsson raced onto a through ball from Davy Klaassen before applying a cool finish. 

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1