PSV handles Den Haag to go four points clear
The Hague, Netherlands (Sports Network) - PSV Eindhoven got goals from six different players in a 6-1 hammering of Den Haag to move four points clear at the top of the Eredivisie table.
Goals from Luciano Narsingh, Kevin Strootman and Dries Mertens handed PSV a commanding 3-0 lead at halftime.
Georgino Wijnaldum added to the advantage in the 54th before Den Haag pulled a goal back through Charlton Vicento.
The final 20 minutes saw PSV add two more goals with Timothy Derijck and Orlando Engelaar each scoring for the visitors.
PSV is four points clear of second-place Twente, which visits Utrecht on Sunday.
Ajax got second-half goals from Derk Boerrigter and Danny Hoesen in a 2-0 home victory against Venlo, while RKC Waalwijk handed Heerenveen a 2-0 defeat with both goals coming from Florian Jozefzoon.
Zwolle notched a 2-0 win against NAC as Ronnie Reniers and Denni Avdic scored in the last 20 minutes, while Adam Maher's goal in the 72nd minute helped AZ Alkmaar earn a 1-1 draw at Groningen.
11/17 17:45:45 ET