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The Dutch Eredivisie in the 1987–88 season was contested by 18 teams. PSV Eindhoven won the championship.

Eredivisie
Season1987–88
ChampionsPSV Eindhoven (10th title)
PromotedWillem II
FC Volendam
DS '79
RelegatedAZ
FC Den Haag
DS '79
European CupPSV
Cup Winners' CupRoda JC
UEFA CupAjax
FC Groningen
Goals scored963
Average goals/game3.14
Top goalscorerNetherlands Wim Kieft
PSV Eindhoven 29 goals [1]
1986-87
1988-89

Contents

League standingsEdit

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 PSV Eindhoven 34 27 5 2 117 28 +89 59 Entered 1988-89 European Cup1
2 AFC Ajax 34 23 4 7 78 40 +38 50 Qualified for 1988-89 UEFA Cup
3 FC Twente 34 16 9 9 63 40 +23 41 Qualified for Play-offs for 1988-89 UEFA Cup
4 Willem II 34 14 10 10 60 46 +14 38
5 VVV-Venlo 34 13 12 9 43 35 +8 38
6 Feyenoord 34 14 8 12 63 57 +6 36
7 FC Den Bosch 34 15 6 13 46 46 0 36
8 Fortuna Sittard 34 11 13 10 51 48 +3 35
9 HFC Haarlem 34 14 6 14 42 46 -4 34
10 FC Utrecht 34 11 11 12 41 55 -14 33
11 FC Groningen 34 13 6 15 54 52 +2 32 Qualified for Play-offs for 1988-89 UEFA Cup
12 Sparta Rotterdam 34 12 8 14 44 50 -6 32
13 PEC Zwolle 34 10 9 15 40 64 -24 29
14 FC Volendam 34 10 9 15 40 66 -26 29
15 Roda JC 34 10 8 16 46 54 -8 28 Qualified for 1988-89 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup2
16 AZ 34 9 10 15 44 64 -20 28 Relegated to Eerste Divisie
17 FC Den Haag 34 7 8 19 50 72 -22 22
18 DS '79 34 2 8 24 41 100 -59 12

1 PSV Eindhoven competed in the 1988-89 European Cup as defending champions.
2 PSV also won the KNVB Cup, thereby taking the double. Therefore, beaten finalists Roda JC would play in the Cup Winners' Cup.

Play-offsEdit

This year, play-offs were held for one UEFA-Cup spot.[2]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 FC Groningen 6 2 3 1 7 5 +2 7 Qualified for 1988-89 UEFA Cup.
2 Willem II 6 2 2 2 9 8 +1 6
3 FC Twente 6 2 2 2 8 9 -1 6
4 VVV-Venlo 6 2 1 3 7 9 -2 5

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit