Eredivisie: Ajax beat Roda, Twente upset Alkmaar

December 27, 2006
By Theo Ruizenaar
AMSTERDAM, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Ajax Amsterdam scored two first half goals to sink Roda JC Kerkrade 2-0 on Wednesday and move into second in the Dutch League at the expense of AZ Alkmaar, who lost 3-0 at Twente Enschede.

Wesley Sneijder opened the scoring for the Amsterdam side, who were punished by coach Henk ten Cate with a extra training session over Christmas after Sunday's humiliating 4-2 defeat at Vitesse Arnhem.

Czech Republic defender Zdenek Grygera doubled the lead ...

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