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Ajax clean up in Dutch Cup

Ajax moved into the fifth round of the KNVB Beker with an emphatic 3-0 victory at FC Groningen on Thursday night.

Siem De Jong put the Amsterdammers ahead after 25 minutes with Christian Eriksen doubling the lead four minutes after the break.

Viktor Fischer sealed victory with half an hour remaining as the visitors displayed the form which sees them one point behind the top two in the Eredivisie following six straight wins.