Roda ease relegation fears with Heracles win; Maritimo-Nacional draw; Wiener Neustadt refuse to lose to Rapid

Roda 2 – Heracles 1 (Eredivisie, February 19, 2010) Everton Ramos da Silva put the visitors ahead in the opening 10 minutes and they looked set to hold onto that lead until Roda’s late rally. First defender Davy de Fauw fired in an equaliser and, although Anouar Hadouir missed a penalty, Marcel de Jong spared his blushes with a neat finish two minutes from time.

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Maritimo 1 – Nacional 1 (Liga Sagres, February 19, 2010) Honours were even in the Madeira derby as Maritimo were held by Nacional. Kleber gave Maritimo a 1-0 lead in the 33rd minute but Nacional hit back after the break as Felipe Lopes scored with 16 minutes to go.

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Wiener Neustadt 2 – Rapid Vienna 2 (T-Mobile Bundesliga, February 19, 2010) Twice Rapid led but twice they were pegged back, with Rene Gartler putting them in front in the 15th minute before Mario Reiter equalised for the hosts three minutes later. Rapid made a stunning start to the second half as Christopher Trimmel restored their lead within seconds of kick-off but again they failed to hold on as Hannes Aigner scored with 17 minutes left.