Schöne strikes down Heerenveen with hat trick

In this dress rehearsal for the European duel against Saltzburg, Ajax posted a 3-0 win against sc Heerenveen. Lasse Schöne, who was brought to the Netherlands by Heerenveen when he was a teenager, single-handedly ensured the victory. With his hat trick, he provided Ajax with the win, enabling Ajax to distance itself even further from fellow title contenders Vitesse and Feyenoord.