Sparta Rotterdam vs AZ Live Score and Live Stream


Sparta Rotterdam played AZ at the Eredivisie of Netherlands on August 14. The match kicked off 14:45 UTC. AZ won 2-3.

Vito van Crooij scored the first goal on the 1st minute of the game followed by goals from Vangelis Pavlidis, Dani De Wit and Milos Kerkez. van Crooij later scored 1 more. 2-3 is the final score.

Sparta Rotterdam (also known as Sparta) and AZ (commonly referred to as Alkmaar or AZ Alkmaar) meet again 7 months after the Eredivisie match which ended in a draw 1-1. Sparta Rotterdam will be playing the match after a draw against Heerenveen on August 5 in Eredivisie which extended their unbeaten streak to 11 matches.

AZ are approaching the match in a good mood securing victories in 2 straight games against Dundee United and Go Ahead Eagles.

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Live Streaming

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Sparta Rotterdam - AZ in real time.

Sparta Rotterdam kicked off the game with Nick Olij, Mica Pinto, Adil Auassar, Bart Vriends, Dirk Abels who got substituted by Shurandy Sambo on the 75th minute, Jonathan de Guzman who got substituted by Sven Mijnans on the 76th minute, Arno Verschueren who got substituted by Jeremy Van Mullem on the 46th minute, Vito van Crooij, Younes Namli who got substituted by Charles-Andreas Brym on the 83rd minute, Jason Eyenga-Lokilo who got substituted by Joshua Kitolano on the 46th minute and Tobias Lauritsen as starters, with Tim Coremans, Youri Schoonderwaldt, Mike Eerdhuijzen, Aaron Meijers, Omar Rekik, Shurandy Sambo, Jeremy Van Mullem, Joshua Kitolano, Sven Mijnans, Koki Saito, Charles-Andreas Brym and Mario Engels on the bench.

AZ's starting eleven were Hobie Verhulst, Milos Kerkez who got substituted by Aslak Witry on the 69th minute, Bruno Martins Indi, Sam Beukema, Panteleimon Chatzidiakos who got substituted by Mayckel Lahdo on the 67th minute, Jordy Clasie who got substituted by Peer Koopmeiners on the 82nd minute, Tijani Reijnders, Myron van Brederode who got substituted by Mees De Wit on the 66th minute, Dani De Wit, Hakon Evjen and Vangelis Pavlidis who got substituted by Yusuf Barasi on the 75th minute, with Peter Vindahl Jensen, Sem Westerveld, Mees De Wit, Maxim Dekker, Yukinari Sugawara, Aslak Witry, Zico Buurmeester, Fedde De Jong, Peer Koopmeiners, Yusuf Barasi, Jelle Duin and Mayckel Lahdo on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 4 times throughout the game. Arno Verschueren, Dani De Wit, Bruno Martins Indi and Vito van Crooij were the ones to receive it.


Explore stats from Sparta Rotterdam vs AZ on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 45 - 55
  • Total Attempts: 4 - 11
  • Shots On Target: 3 - 5
  • Saves: 2 - 1
  • Corners: 2 - 6
  • Fouls: 11 - 7
  • Free Kicks: 7 - 12
  • Throw-Ins: 17 - 23


Sparta Rotterdam and AZ have met 5 times since December 2019. Sparta Rotterdam have won once, 2 matches ended in a draw while AZ have won twice. The most recent match between them took place on April 30, 2022 at the Eredivisie of Netherlands which ended in a draw - 1-1. Sparta Rotterdam have scored 9 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while AZ have scored 10. So, overall, AZ have a better head-to-head record against Sparta Rotterdam in their recent history.

Sparta Rotterdam have won 7 of their 14 matches in Eredivisie, drawing 3 and having 4 defeats this season. They have scored 25 goals - 1.79 per match, conceding 16 - 1.14 per match. AZ have won 9 of their 14 matches in Eredivisie, drawing 2 and having 3 defeats this season. They have scored 25 goals - 1.79 per match, conceding 16 - 1.14 per match.

Recent Form

Sparta Rotterdam have played a draw with Heerenveen in their previous match while AZ are on a winning streak - they have won Dundee United and Go Ahead Eagles in their previous 2 matches. Overall, Sparta Rotterdam have won 11 of their last 20 matches, losing 5 and drawing 4, while AZ have won 9 of their last 20 matches, losing 6 and drawing 5.

Sparta Rotterdam have won 4 times (3-1 against Emmen on 30th of July, 5-1 against VOC Rotterdam on 26th of July, 0-2 against Willem II on 20th of July and 1-0 against Heracles Almelo on 15th of July) and drew twice (0-0 against Heerenveen on 5th of August and 1-1 against Beerschot-Wilrijk on 23rd of July) in their most recent 6 matches.

AZ have won 5 times (7-0 against Dundee United on 11th of August, 2-0 against Go Ahead Eagles on 7th of August, 0-4 against Tuzla City on 28th of July, 1-0 against Bologna on 24th of July and 1-0 against Tuzla City on 21st of July) and lost once (1-0 against Dundee United on 4th of August) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Sparta Rotterdam have gone 11 consecutive matches without a defeat.
  • AZ haven't played a draw in their previous 8 matches.
  • Sparta Rotterdam haven't played a draw in their previous 4 home matches.

Live Standings

As always, Netherlands Eredivisie's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Sparta Rotterdam are the 6th in the table with 24 points after 14 matches, while AZ are the 4th with 29 points in 14 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Sparta Rotterdam and AZ in real time. You can watch the goals by Vito van Crooij, Vangelis Pavlidis, Dani De Wit and Milos Kerkez as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Sparta Rotterdam - AZ are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Sparta Rotterdam 2, AZ 3.
  2. 83'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Charles-Andreas Brym replaces Younes Namli
  3. 82'
    Substitution for AZ. Peer Koopmeiners replaces Jordy Clasie
  4. 76'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Sven Mijnans replaces Jonathan de Guzman
  5. 75'
    Substitution for AZ. Yusuf Barasi replaces Vangelis Pavlidis
  6. 75'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Shurandy Sambo replaces Dirk Abels
  7. 69'
    Substitution for AZ. Aslak Witry replaces Milos Kerkez
  8. 67'
    Substitution for AZ. Mayckel Lahdo replaces Panteleimon Chatzidiakos
  9. 66'
    Substitution for AZ. Mees De Wit replaces Myron van Brederode
  10. 65'
    2 - 3
    Milos Kerkez scores for AZ.
  11. 59'
    2 - 2
    Vito van Crooij scores for Sparta Rotterdam, assisted by Jonathan de Guzman.
  12. 57'
    1 - 2
    Dani De Wit scores for AZ, assisted by Vangelis Pavlidis.
  13. 46'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Joshua Kitolano replaces Jason Eyenga-Lokilo
  14. 46'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Jeremy Van Mullem replaces Arno Verschueren
  15. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  16. Half Time - 1 : 1
    First half ends.
  17. 45 + 1'
    1 - 1
    Vangelis Pavlidis scores from the penalty spot for AZ making the score 1 - 1.
  18. 39'
    Vito van Crooij is shown the yellow card.
  19. 38'
    Bruno Martins Indi is shown the yellow card.
  20. 38'
    Dani De Wit is shown the yellow card.
  21. 36'
    Arno Verschueren is shown the yellow card.
  22. 1'
    1 - 0
    Vito van Crooij scores for Sparta Rotterdam.
  23. Kick-off
    First half begins