PSV Eindhoven stumbled at Roda JC drawing 2-2, while Vitesse Arnhem beat PEC Zwolle 2-1 to slide into second, level with PSV, and Ajax won 4-1 to move three points clear at the top of the Eredivisie table.
Sweden forward Ola Toivonen looks set for as much as six months on the sidelines after tearing his hamstring in a training session ahead of their FIFA World Cup™ qualifier and has returned to PSV Eindhoven for surgery.
PSV beat Ajax 4-2 to win the Dutch Super Cup with two goals in each half setting up the cup winners for a comfortable win in Amsterdam.
After a nervy finish, Sweden grabbed a 3-2 edge over Iceland, with Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Ola Toivonen and Christian Wilhelmsson all on target for the victors.
PSV Eindhoven claimed their ninth KNVB Beker title after they brought an end to Hercules Almelo's surprise run to the final, winning 3-0 thanks to goals from Ola Toivonen, Dries Mertens and Jeremain Lens.
Athletic Bilbao claimed a stunning 3-2 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford, while Valencia cruised to a 4-2 defeat of PSV Eindhoven, and Hannover salvaged a 2-2 draw with Standard Liege in the UEFA Europa League.