In a duel without many highlights, PEC had the best chance of victory. The team of coach Dick Schreuder received a penalty after an hour of play after a foul by Ahmed Touba on Mustafa Saymak. Daishawn Redan shot the ball high over.
Six of the previous seven matches in the Eredivisie between PEC and RKC also ended in a draw, all in 1-1. Zwolle won the other game, in September 2019, 6-2.
PEC remains on one win due to the draw, with 5 points from fourteen games. The gap to number 17 Fortuna Sittard, which lost 4-1 to FC Groningen, is now 4 points. RKC is fifteenth with 12 points.