• Kyodo


Japan midfielder Shinji Ono set up two goals as Feyenoord scored three times in seven first-half minutes in a 4-1 drubbing of FC Groningen in the Dutch first division on Sunday.

After relegation-haunted Groningen had kept Feyenoord at bay for over half-an-hour Pierre van Hooijdonk broke the deadlock, and the floodgates, when he smashed home Ono’s free-kick from the right in the 32nd minute.

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