Nigerian forward Chidera Ejuke scored for Heerenveen but it was not enough as they lost 2-1 to fellow Dutch club Vitesse, in a pre-season friendly game on Friday, Completesports.com reports.
Ejuke, 22, scored on the stroke of half-time to make it 2-1 but Vitesse held on for the win.
Matus Bero opened scoring for Vitesse In the fifth minute before Thomas Buitink made it 2-0 in the 16th minute.
It is now back-to-back friendly game defeat for Heerenveen who lost 1-0 to another Dutch club NAC Breda on Saturday.
Their next pre-season friendly game is against De Graafschap on August 15.
They will open the new Eredivisie season at home against Willem ll and the game comes up on September 12.
Before the Eredivisie was cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak, Ejuke had scored 10 goals, provided six assists in 29 games in all competitions.
He earned his first Super Eagles invitation for the 2021 AFCON qualifiers against Sierra Leone before it was called off as a result of the Covid-19.
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