Twente had to come from behind to get the better of Heerenveen, while Heracles and AZ Alkmaar also claimed wins in Saturday's Eredivisie action.
Roda JC has to come from behind twice to earn a 2-2 draw with ADO Den Haag at Kyocera Stadion. Kevin Jansen and Timothy Derijck put the hosts ahead in early in either half, but Tom van Hyfte and Kristoffer Peterson responded with equalisers.
Vincent Janssen scored the crucial goal for AZ Alkmaar just past the hour mark, earning them a 1-0 win over Vitesse at AFAS Stadion.
Henk Veerman put Heerenveen ahead in their clash with Twente at Abe Lenstra Stadion, but an equaliser from Bruno Uvini and late goals from Jerson Cabral and Hakim Ziyech saw the visitors leave with a 3-1 victory.
Heracles had to wait for the second half in their clash with PEC Zwolle at Polman Stadion, where goals from Iliass Bel Hassani and Jaroslav Navratil secured a 2-0 win.