Taylor Booth put on another man of the match performance for Utrecht overshadowing Ricardo Pepi’s strong performance for Groningen, while Kik Pierie showed his utility for Jong Ajax as a left back in their win over Dordrecht.
Ricardo Pepi continued his strong scoring form for Groningen in their big win over PSV, while Taylor Booth finally flashed the promise that Utrecht had expected from their summer signing.
Cole Bassett and Ricardo Pepi were on the scoreboard for their respective teams in midweek Dutch Cup action, with the former FC Dallas striker finishing up a big Groningen victory to reach the final 32 of the competition.
Ricardo Pepi added another pair of goals to his growing total for Groningen in their loss to Waalwijk, while Taylor Booth’s demotion to Utrecht’s second-team did see him earn a start in the team’s loss.
Ricardo Pepi’s goal was the lone bright spot for Groningen in their home loss to AZ, while Kik Pierie and Jong Ajax were forced to settle for a draw despite their oppressively dominant performance.
Ricardo Pepi finally netted his first goal since landing on European soil in Groningen’s road loss, while Kik Pierie and Jong Ajax were blown out in Maastricht to end their short undefeated run.
Cole Bassett couldn’t stop Fortuna Sittard’s collapse against Utrecht, long-forgotten USMNT youth prospect Joshua Pynadath notched an assist in his first competitive game in over two years.
Cole Bassett’s first start for Fortuna Sittard only lasted for half of the game, while U-20 USMNT forward Dante Sealy made up for last week’s missed chance with his first goal of the new season.
Cole Bassett’s paperwork went through in time for him to make his debut with Fortuna Sittard in their heavy home loss, while Taylor Booth saw significant substitute action in Utrecht’s road defeat.
Richard Ledezma’s first start for PSV’s first team since 2020 ended quickly while Taylor Booth couldn’t help Utrecht get their wheels turning against Cambuur Leeuwarden.