FC Emmen surprises with Helmond Sport

FC Emmen surprises with Helmond Sport

FC Emmen lost three points in the battle for promotion to the Eredivisie. The team of coach Dick Lukkien surprisingly lost to the last seeded Helmond Sport in front of its own audience: 1-2.

Helmond Sport recently led the break. Emmen defender Jeroen Veldmate turned very carefully, after which Belgian Jellert Van Landschoot managed to intercept the ball and hit the target.

After the break Emmen increased the pressure. It took until the 82nd minute for the equalizer. Miguel Araujo scored. Helmond Sport won again thanks to Van Landschoot’s second goal.

Emmen is seven points behind leader FC Volendam after 27 rounds. Number three Excelsior, three points behind Emmen, played one more game. The numbers one and two will be promoted directly in the Eredivisie.

Source: RTL