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The Dutch Eredivisie in the 1978–79 season was contested by 18 teams. Ajax won the championship.

Eredivisie
Season1978–79
ChampionsAFC Ajax (18th title)
PromotedPEC Zwolle
MVV Maastricht
RelegatedFC Volendam
VVV-Venlo
European CupAFC Ajax
Cup Winners' CupFC Twente
UEFA CupFeyenoord
PSV Eindhoven
Goals scored873
Average goals/game2.85
Top goalscorerNetherlands Kees Kist
AZ '67 34 goals [1]

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League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 AFC Ajax 34 24 6 4 93 31 +62 54 Qualified for 1979–80 European Cup
2 Feyenoord 34 19 13 2 62 19 +43 51 Qualified for 1979–80 UEFA Cup
3 PSV Eindhoven 34 20 9 5 65 23 +42 49
4 AZ '67 34 19 7 8 84 43 +41 45
5 Roda JC 34 18 8 8 58 33 +25 44
6 Sparta Rotterdam 34 14 5 15 47 48 −1 33
7 FC Den Haag 34 11 11 12 43 55 −12 33
8 PEC Zwolle 34 7 18 9 36 46 −10 32
9 Go Ahead Eagles 34 11 9 14 48 48 0 31
10 NAC 34 8 15 11 41 51 −10 31
11 MVV Maastricht 34 9 13 12 26 45 −19 31
12 FC Twente 34 9 12 13 54 58 −4 30 Qualified for 1979–80 European Cup Winners' Cup[a]
13 FC Utrecht 34 10 10 14 43 55 −12 30
14 Vitesse Arnhem 34 7 15 12 42 63 −21 29
15 NEC 34 7 14 13 35 49 −14 28
16 HFC Haarlem 34 6 13 15 31 64 −33 25
17 FC Volendam 34 7 8 19 42 63 −21 22 Relegated to Eerste Divisie
18 VVV-Venlo 34 4 6 24 23 79 −56 14
Source:[citation needed]
Notes:
  1. ^ AFC Ajax also won the KNVB Cup, thereby taking the double. They would participate in the European Cup, so finalists FC Twente could play in the Cup Winners' Cup.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away AJA AZ FEY GAE DHA HFC MVV NAC NEC PEC PSV RJC SPA TWE UTR VIT VOL VVV
Ajax 1–1 0–0 3–2 4–1 4–1 6–0 0–0 3–2 4–2 2–0 1–2 1–0 8–1 6–1 4–0 7–3 4–0
AZ '67 1–2 2–2 1–0 7–1 3–0 0–0 5–1 8–1 4–1 1–0 3–1 2–0 3–0 3–0 0–2 4–1 8–1
Feyenoord 1–1 1–1 5–0 2–0 5–0 3–0 2–1 0–0 3–1 1–0 2–1 4–1 2–0 1–0 3–0 2–0 5–0
Go Ahead Eagles 1–2 1–3 2–1 1–1 2–2 0–1 1–0 2–0 2–2 1–1 3–0 5–3 1–0 2–3 4–0 2–1 2–0
FC Den Haag 0–0 3–2 1–1 2–1 3–1 1–1 1–1 3–2 0–0 0–0 0–3 0–2 0–0 3–1 2–0 2–1 3–1
Haarlem 0–1 3–2 1–1 0–0 3–1 0–1 0–0 2–2 2–1 0–5 1–1 0–0 2–2 0–0 1–1 0–1 2–0
MVV 1–0 1–3 0–2 2–1 1–3 1–1 1–1 2–0 1–1 0–2 0–3 3–1 0–0 1–0 1–1 0–2 1–1
NAC 1–7 2–3 0–0 3–1 3–1 1–1 0–0 2–2 1–1 0–2 0–0 3–2 3–1 3–2 0–0 5–1 2–0
N.E.C. 0–2 1–0 2–2 1–1 0–2 0–1 1–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 0–0 4–1 4–1 4–1
PEC Zwolle 0–3 0–0 0–2 1–1 0–0 2–0 0–2 1–1 2–0 0–0 1–1 0–0 3–3 1–0 2–2 2–1 3–2
PSV 3–1 3–1 1–2 1–0 2–0 4–1 0–0 2–0 4–0 0–1 2–1 2–1 1–0 3–0 5–0 3–1 2–0
Roda JC 1–3 3–1 1–1 1–1 1–0 2–1 3–0 3–1 3–1 2–0 1–3 4–0 0–0 0–0 3–0 5–1 2–1
Sparta Rotterdam 1–0 2–3 1–0 2–0 1–2 0–1 2–1 3–2 1–0 2–2 1–1 0–1 1–0 2–0 3–1 3–0 3–0
FC Twente '65 2–3 4–2 0–0 1–2 5–2 7–2 3–0 1–1 2–1 1–1 2–2 1–2 2–1 2–2 2–3 3–0 2–0
FC Utrecht 1–4 1–2 1–3 2–1 5–3 4–0 0–0 1–1 2–4 1–1 2–2 1–0 2–3 1–1 2–0 2–1 2–0
Vitesse 0–0 3–4 1–1 0–0 1–1 2–2 3–0 3–1 0–1 3–1 2–2 2–5 2–2 3–2 1–1 0–0 1–1
FC Volendam 1–3 0–0 0–2 2–1 1–1 4–0 1–1 3–0 0–0 0–0 1–2 1–2 1–3 5–0 0–1 2–2 4–0
FC VVV 1–3 1–1 0–0 1–4 1–0 1–0 0–2 0–1 1–1 2–3 0–5 1–0 2–0 1–4 1–2 1–2 1–1
Source:[citation needed]
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

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