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2015–16 KNVB Cup

Football tournament season

2015–16 KNVB Cup
Country  Netherlands
Teams85
ChampionsFeyenoord (12th title)
Runners-upFC Utrecht
Top goal scorer(s)Patrick Gerritsen
(5 goals)

The 2015–16 KNVB Cup is the 98th season of the Dutch national football knockout tournament. The winner qualifies for the group stage of the Europa League the following season and the Johan Cruyff Shield, the Dutch Supercup match between the Cup winner and the champions of the Eredivisie.

2015–16 KNVB Cup Intro articles: 3

Qualification

Teams qualified for the Cup through the following: (reserve teams are excluded)

Competition (tiers and how they qualified) Number of teams Round in which they enter
Eredivisie, Eerste Divisie (1, 2) 35 Second round
Topklasse (3, champions and winners of period titles of the 2014–15 Topklasse) 10
Topklasse (remaining teams of the 2015–16 Topklasse) 16 First round
KNVB District Cups (15 from tier 4, 4 from tier 5, 2 from tier 6 and 3 from tier 7,

the semi-finalists of the 2014–15 KNVB District Cups)

24

2015–16 KNVB Cup Qualification articles: 6

Calendar

The calendar is as follows:

Round Draw date (location of the draw) Date
First round 1 July 2015

(at the KNVB headquarters in Zeist)

26 August 2015
Second round 22–24 September 2015
Third round 24 September 2015

(at De Kuip, Rotterdam)

27–29 October 2015
Round of 16 29 October 2015

(at the Rabobank IJmond Stadion, Velsen-Zuid)

15–17 December 2015
Quarter-finals 17 December 2015

(at De Kuip, Rotterdam)

2–4 February 2016
Semi-finals 4 February 2016

(at the Philips Stadion, Eindhoven)

2 and 3 March 2016
Final 24 April 2016

Source: Royal Dutch Football Association[1]

2015–16 KNVB Cup Calendar articles: 8

First round

Only amateur teams compete in this round. Matches were played on 26 August 2015. Due to heavy rainfall four matches were abandoned during the game and finished one week later on 2 September 2015

WKE Emmen (3) 3–0GVVV Veendendaal (3)Emmen
Van der Voort  28' (o.g.)
Eleveld  42'
Görtz  59'
Stadium: Sportpark Grote Geert
Attendance: 450
Referee: Martin Pérez
VV Dubbeldam (7)1–4 DOVO (4) Dordrecht
Van der Weijden  6'  11' Patrick
 72' Toonen
 75'77' Raterink
Stadium: Sportpark Schenkeldijk
Attendance: 600
Referee: Merlijn Gerritsen
SC Genemuiden (4) 4–0ZVV Zaanlandia (7)Genemuiden
Martijn Jansen  19'  66'
Jasper Bremmer  35'
Erik Rotman  77'
Stadium: Sportpark de Wetering
Attendance: 750
Referee: Sam Dröge
Ter Leede (4) 7–3LONGA '30 (5)Sassenheim
Ammerlaan  2'  43'  74'
Verplancke  35'  63'
Schreurs  38'
Van der Kooye  50'
 55'  90' Heinsbroek
 64' Klein Goldewijk
Stadium: Sportpark De Roodemolen
Attendance: 125
Referee: Clay Ruperti
VV Hoogland (5)0–3 Rijnsburgse Boys (3) Hoogland
 20' Leonard
 59'  66' Vlug
Stadium: Sportpark Langenoord
Attendance: 600
Referee: Gino d'Onorio
HSV Hoek (4)0–1 EVV (3) Hoek
 48' Beckers Stadium: Sportpark Denoek
Attendance: 300
Referee: Colin Prooi
HSC '21 (3) 2–1 (a.e.t.)Excelsior Maassluis (3)Haaksbergen
Postma  66'  103'  69' Vink Stadium: Groot Scholtenhagen
Attendance: 422
Referee: Kevin Puts
Blauw Geel '38 (4)0–1 SVV Scheveningen (3) Veghel
 44' Goeman Stadium: Prins Willem Alexander Sportpark
Attendance: 300
Referee: Lorenzo Cairo
FC Lisse (3) 2–1RKSV Halsteren (4)Lisse
Fokkema  12'
Buijs  78'
 30' Bedaf Stadium: Sportpark Ter Specke
Attendance: 250
Referee: Andy Wiemer
ONS Boso Sneek (3) 3–2 (a.e.t.)VC Vlissingen (4)Sneek
Ramos  19'
De Wagt  79'  102'
 24' Abdenbi
 31' Pinas
Stadium: Zuidersportpark
Attendance: 500
Referee: Tom Koekoek
OJC Rosmalen (3) 2–2 (a.e.t.)
(6–5 p)
Sparta Nijkerk (4)Rosmalen
Huijgens  38'
De Jong  70'
 5'  60' Tervoert Stadium: Sportpark De Groote Wielen
Attendance: 600
Referee: Marcel Roeleveld
SC Feyenoord (amateurs) (6) 2–1UNA (3)Rotterdam
Obiku  2'  32'  77' Van de Gevel Stadium: Sportcomplex Varkenoord
Attendance: 300
Referee: Sander van der Eijk
JSV Nieuwegein (5)1–3 HBS (3) Nieuwegein
Zwezerijnen  11'  2' (o.g.) Wright
 7' Samoender
 56' Koffeman
Stadium: Sportpark Galecop
Attendance: 200
Referee: Derya Serik
TEC (3)0–1 VV Berkum (5) Tiel
 48' Bacuna Stadium: Sportpark De Lok
Attendance: 400
Referee: Alex van Kraay
Harkemase Boys (4)1–3 De Treffers (3) Harkema
Renken  54'  10'  84' Verbeek
 90+1' Maertzdorf
Stadium: Sportpark de Bosk
Attendance: 800
Referee: Davy Otto
SV Blerick (6)1–5 (a.e.t.) vv Capelle (3) Venlo
van Liempd  5'  30'  116' Van der Sande
 107' Blokland
 112'  120' Kleijn
Stadium: Sportpark 't Saorbrook
Attendance: 400
Referee: Roy Witlox
IJsselmeervogels (3)0–1 Koninklijke HFC (3) Spakenburg
 84' Opoku Stadium: Sportpark De Westmaat
Attendance: 600
Referee: Richard Martens
USV Hercules (3)2–2 (a.e.t.)
(3–4 p)
VV Noordwijk (4) Utrecht
Fonfille  33'
Van Ojen  111'
 11' Borsboom
 116' Wendt
Stadium: Sportpark Voordorp
Attendance: 500
Referee: Frank van den Elzen
RKSV Groene Ster (4)0–2 ACV (4) Heerlerheide
 45' De Vries
 83' Menting
Stadium: Sportpark Pronsebroek
Attendance: 300
Referee: Stijn Berben
Excelsior '31 (4) 10–2SCM (7)Rijssen
Köse  2'  57'
Pot  7'  34'  64'
Gerritsen  24'  29'  38'  73'
Ten Bolscher  87'
 40' Willems
 45' Paulissen
Stadium: Sportpark de Koerbelt
Attendance: 300
Referee: Ingmar Oostrom
RKAVV (4)0–1 VV Staphorst (4) Leidschendam
 37' Kroes Stadium: Sportpark Kastelenring
Attendance: 400
Referee: Paul van der Burg

2015–16 KNVB Cup First round articles: 66

Second round

Winners from the first round compete against all professional clubs.

22 September 2015 SVV Scheveningen (3)0–0 (a.e.t.)
(5–6 p)
Telstar (2) Scheveningen
17:00 Stadium: Sportpark Houtrust
Attendance: 500
Referee: Ingmar Oostrom
22 September 2015 vv Capelle (3) 1–1 (a.e.t.)
(5–4 p)
MVV Maastricht (2)Capelle aan den IJssel
17:00  45' Balrak  13' Labylle Stadium: Sportpark 't Slot
Attendance: 650
Referee: Rob Dieperink
22 September 2015 OJC Rosmalen (3)3–4 (a.e.t.) Sparta Rotterdam (2) Rosmalen
17:00  4' Scholts
 56' Geerts
 66' (pen.) Chraou
 12' Stokkers
 20'75' Verhaar
 115' Hiwat
Stadium: Sportpark De Groote Wielen
Attendance: 400
Referee: Davy Otto
22 September 2015 AFC (3)2–3 FC Emmen (2) Amsterdam
17:00  60' Sutorius
 87' Jesse
 11' Seip
 58' Gyasi
 78' Streutker
Stadium: Sportpark Goed Genoeg
Attendance: 300
Referee: Allard Lindhout
22 September 2015 NAC Breda (2)0–1 Heerenveen (1) Breda
18:30  83' Veerman Stadium: Rat Verlegh Stadion
Attendance: 6,200
Referee: Jeroen Manschot
22 September 2015 DOVO (4)0–3 Willem II (1) Veenendaal
20:00  26'72' Haemhouts
 88' De Sa
Stadium: Sportpark Het Panhuis
Attendance: 2,200
Referee: Edwin van de Graaf
22 September 2015 ONS Boso Sneek (3)0–2 FC Utrecht (1) Sneek
20:00  3' Barazite
 90' Rubin
Stadium: Zuidersportpark
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Pol Van Boekel
22 September 2015 SV Spakenburg (3) 3–0Ter Leede (4)Spakenburg
20:00  24' Van der Wilt
 71' Gouriye
 90' Tol
Stadium: Sportpark De Westmaat
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Tim Wesdorp
22 September 2015 ACV (4)1–2 Excelsior '31 (4) Assen
20:00  24' De Jonge Rosa  65' Hempenius
 66' Mulkes
Stadium: Marsdijk
Attendance: 500
Referee: Christian Mulder
22 September 2015 Kozakken Boys (3) 4–2VV Staphorst (4)Werkendam
20:00  7' Irilmazbilek
 15'59' Eloisghiri
 68' Hammouti
 29' Brakke
 72' Mijnheer
Stadium: Sportpark de Zwaaier
Attendance: 1,200
Referee: Sander van der Eijk
22 September 2015 EVV (3)0–3 Almere City FC (2) Echt
20:00  25' Kip
 70' Braken
 89' Boldewijn
Stadium: Sportpark In De Bandert
Attendance: 450
Referee: Steven van der Vrande
22 September 2015 FC Lienden (3) 1–0FC Volendam (2)Lienden
20:00  45' Grot Stadium: Sportpark de Abdijhof
Attendance: 800
Referee: Martin Pérez
22 September 2015 VV Noordwijk (4)0–3 NEC (1) Noordwijk
20:00  35' Santos
 54' Ritzmaier
 88' Rayhi
Stadium: Sportpark Duinwetering
Attendance: 871
Referee: Erwin Blank
22 September 2015 SC Genemuiden (4) 3–3 (a.e.t.)
(3–1 p)
ADO Den Haag (1)Genemuiden
20:00  42'49' Van der Kolk
 100' Riemens
 18' Gorré
 37' Havenaar
 120' Marengo
Stadium: Sportpark De Wetering
Attendance: 2,200
Referee: Christiaan Bax
22 September 2015 SC Feyenoord (amateurs) (6)0–2 FC Dordrecht (2) Rotterdam
20:00  27' Janga
 42' Chacón
Stadium: Sportcomplex Valkenoord
Attendance: 800
Referee: Karel van den Heuvel
22 September 2015 FC Lisse (3)0–4 HHC Hardenberg (3) Lisse
20:00  31'87' Hooiveld
 60' Werkman
 78' Philip Ties
Stadium: Sportpark Ter Specke
Attendance: 400
Referee: Sander de Brito Roque
22 September 2015 PSV (1) 3–2SC Cambuur (1)Eindhoven
20:45  16' Locadia
 43' (o.g.) Heerings
 78' (pen.) De Jong
 66'69' (pen.) Ogbeche Stadium: Philips Stadion
Attendance: 14,500
Referee: Dennis Higler
23 September 2015 Koninklijke HFC (3) 3–2FC Eindhoven (2)Haarlem
16:00  52' Tamerus
 60' El Yaakoubi
 63' Van den Ban
 36' Massop
 76' Vink
Stadium: Complex Spanjaardslaan
Referee: Van Herk
23 September 2015 HSC '21 (3)2–2 (a.e.t.)
(9–10 p)
Go Ahead Eagles (2) Haaksbergen
17:00  52' Ter Hogt
 66' Grondman
 62' David
 78' Teijsse
Stadium: Groot Scholtenhagen
Referee: Björn Kuipers
23 September 2015 Rijnsburgse Boys (3)3–3 (a.e.t.)
(5–6 p)
VVSB (3) Rijnsburg
17:00  10' Wijks
 90+2' Hessing
 110' Ignacio
 52'67' Van Niel
 99' Van der Slot
Stadium: Sportpark Middelmors
Referee: Laurens Gerrets
23 September 2015 HBS (3) 4–1FC Oss (2)The Hague
17:00  14'49' De Geer
 28' Westdijk
 79' Six
 25' Bakx Stadium: Sportpark Craeyenhout
Referee: Martin Van Den Kerkhof
23 September 2015 FC Groningen (1) 2–1FC Twente (1)Groningen
18:30  53' Linssen
 60' Maduro
 21' Ter Avest Stadium: Euroborg
Attendance: 13,605
Referee: Kevin Blom
23 September 2015 AZ (1) 6–1VVV Venlo (2)Alkmaar
20:00  8' Van der Linden
 37' Tanković
 70' Mühren
 78'80'82' Henriksen
 69' Van Crooy Stadium: AFAS Stadion
Attendance: 7,188
Referee: Richard Liesveld
23 September 2015 Heracles Almelo (1) 4–1 (a.e.t.)Vitesse (1)Almelo
20:00  90+4' Gosens
 94' (pen.) Tannane
 104' Gladon
 114' Weghorst
 17' Oliynyk Stadium: Polman Stadion
Attendance: 10,587
Referee: Danny Makkelie
23 September 2015 Fortuna Sittard (2)1–3 (a.e.t.) Achilles '29 (2) Sittard
20:00  39' Hutten  10' Hielke Penterman
 94' Sürmeli
 108' Boogers
Stadium: Fortuna Sittard Stadion
Attendance: 1,130
Referee: Higler
23 September 2015 VV Berkum (5) 4–4 (a.e.t.)
(5–3 p)
JVC Cuijk (3)Zwolle
20:00  38' Wellenberg
 65' Bacuna
 101' Kok
 115' Van der Meulen
 53'112'118' Zaimi
 85' Eind
Stadium: Sportpark de Vegtlust
Referee: Joey Kooij
23 September 2015 BVV Barendrecht (3)0–2 Excelsior (1) Barendrecht
20:00  3' Van Weert
 90+1' Van Mieghem
Stadium: Sportpark de Bongerd
Referee: Serdar Gözübüyük
23 September 2015 WKE Emmen (3)2–5 (a.e.t.) FC Den Bosch (2) Emmen
20:00  36'66' Albertus  11'65'100' Jordy Thomassen
 104' Havar
 106' Boddaert
Stadium: Sportpark Grote Geert
Referee: Siemen Mulder
23 September 2015 De Treffers (3)0–3 Roda JC (1) Groesbeek
20:00  40' Faik
 55' Jurić
 79' Van Hyfte
Stadium: Sportpark Zuid
Referee: Ed Janssen
23 September 2015 Ajax (1) 2–0De Graafschap (1)Amsterdam
20:45  41' Fischer
 85' Heitinga
Stadium: Amsterdam Arena
Attendance: 24,738
Referee: Jochem Kamphuis
24 September 2015 RKC Waalwijk (2)1–2 Helmond Sport (2) Waalwijk
18:30 Cicilia  37' De Reuver  45'
Van de Sande  83'
Stadium: Mandemakers Stadion
Attendance: 1,200
Referee: Richard Martens
24 September 2015 Feyenoord (1) 3–0PEC Zwolle (1)Rotterdam
20:45 Marcellis  19' (o.g.)
Kuyt  60'69'
Stadium: De Kuip
Attendance: 47,500
Referee: Bas Nijhuis

2015–16 KNVB Cup Second round articles: 150