Oliseh’s Sittard left frustrated by FC Eindhoven draw


Coach Sunday Oliseh and his Fortuna Sittard team were undone by a late goal which forced his side to settle for a 2-2 draw against FC Eindhoven in Friday night’s Eerste Divisie week 9 match.

A goal from Djibril Dianessy two minutes before half time gave Oliseh’s Sittard the advantage at the interval.

On resumption of the second half, the visitors equalized with  lmart Lieder netting in the 57th minute from the penalty spot.

Stefan Askovski restored the advantage for Sittard managed by former Super Eagles skipper. But they failed to hold on to their lead as Fries Deschilder grabbed the equalizer with nine minutes left and ensure the points were evenly shared.

Fortuna Sittard stay second on the Dutch division two log with 19 points from 9 matches, 4 points behind leaders Ajax II.

Up next for Oliseh whose team remains within the promotion places is a KNB (Dutch FA) game on Tuesday against Go round Eagles before a trip to De Graafschap in the league next Friday.

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