The long wait for the start of the second half of the season for the Eredivise is now over. Matches were played across the various match venues over the weekend.
Ajax continued their poor form for this season as they drew away to NEC Nijmengen after they had taken the lead through Davy Klassen.
One the notable omissions from the the squad Ajax used was the absence of Ghanaian midfielder Mohammed Kudus.
Reports suggest that there is an outbreak of flu in Amsterdam which the player has contracted. He is now getting treatment and will be available for the next match.