KNVB Beker round-up


Earlier this month, the draw for the first and second rounds of the KNVB Beker was made. Here’s a quick rundown of those fixtures. Can PEC Zwolle defend the trophy after clinching it last season for the first time in their history?

The tournament begins at the end of the month with forty-two teams from Dutch amateur leagues.

First Round Draw (ties to be played 27th August 2014)

ADO’20 vs. Scheveningen

ASWH vs. HSC’21

BVV Barendrecht vs. De Ster

Capelle vs. EHC/Heuts

Deltasport vs. Leonidas

De Bataven vs. Urk

DOS’37 vs. WAVV

EVV Echt vs. Spirit’30.

FC Lienden vs. Excelsior Maassluis

Flevo Boys vs. Haaglandia/Winston

FVC vs. Sportlust ’46

HBS vs. Juliana’ 31

IJsselmeervogels vs. JVC Cuijck

Ajax Amateurs vs. De Valk

Jong Feyenoord vs. ASV De Dijk

JOS Watergraafsmeer vs. VV Noordwijk

Kozakken Boys vs. Stormvogels ’28

MSC vs. ONS Boso Sneek

Oude Maas vs. DOSKO

WKE vs. Pelikaan

ZVS vs. FC Lisse

The second round sees the big boys from the Eredivisie and Eerste Divisie join the competition. Defending champions PEC Zwolle will play host to FC Oss, who had a disappointing Eerste Divisie campaign last year, finishing 19th in the twenty team league. Zwolle of course Runners-up Ajax will have an easy trip to either vv Noordwijk or JOS Watergraafsmeer who clash in the first round. Two all-Eredivisie ties were pulled out of the hat as PSV host FC Utrecht and Feyenoord travel to Deventer to play Go Ahead Eagles.

Second Round Draw (ties to be played 23rd-25th September 2014)

Achilles ’29 vs. FC Twente

ADO ’20/Scheveningen vs. ZVS/Lisse

AFC vs. SBV Excelsior

Almere City vs. ADO Den Haag

ASWH/HSC ’21 vs. WKE/Pelikaan

Barendrecht/De Ster vs. FC Groningen

Bataven/Urk vs. UNA

Capelle/EHC/Heuts vs. FC Volendam

Deltasport/Leonidas vs. Willem II

De Treffers vs. Telstar

EVV/Spirit ’30 vs. AZ Alkmaar

FC Den Bosch vs. SC Cambuur

FC Lienden/Excelsior Maassluis vs. FC Emmen

Flevo Boys/Haaglandia vs. DOS ’37/WAVV

Go Ahead Eagles vs. Feyenoord

HBS/Juliana ’31 vs. Heracles Almelo

HHC Hardenberg vs. RKC Waalwijk

IJsselmeervogels/JVC Cuijk vs. GVVV

Ajax Amateurs/De Valk vs. NEC Nijmegen

Jong Feyenoord/De Dijk vs. Fortuna Sittard

JOS Watergraafsmeer/vv Noordwijk vs. Ajax

Kozakken Boys/Stormvogels ’28 vs. FVC/Sportlust ’46

MSC/ONS vs. FC Dordrecht

MVV Maastricht vs. Helmond Sport

Oude Maas/DOSKO vs. De Graafschap

PEC Zwolle vs. FC Oss

PSV Eindhoven vs. FC Utrecht

Rijnsburgse Boys vs. Sparta Rotterdam

Roda JC Kerkrade vs. SC Heerenveen

Spakenburg vs. NAC Breda

VVV-Venlo vs. FC Eindhoven

VVSB vs. Vitesse Arnhem


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