RKC comes through the victory on 32 points, three less than Cambuur. The three bottom teams in the ranking have 6 points less than the Waalwijkers, but still have three games to play. RKC still has two games to play, and is not yet completely safe.
The match in Leeuwarden seemed to be heading for 0-0 for a long time, but the Brabanders took the lead in the 72nd minute. A bet by Yassin Oukili ended up in the Frisian goal via goalkeeper Sonny Stevens and via Doke Schmidt.
Cambuur then pushed for the equalizer. Roberts Uldrikis missed a huge opportunity after a poor defense and a shot by Issa Kallon was stopped. RKC seemed to decide the match with a good header from Hans Mulder, but after a long study of the images, the goal was rejected due to Michel Kramer’s offside. Vaessen then made a good save on a header by Uldrikis, but substitute Milan Smit’s header from a corner in the 95th minute was a hit.