1995–96 in Dutch football

The 1995–96 season in Dutch football saw holders Ajax Amsterdam winning the title in the Eredivisie once again, while PSV Eindhoven won the Dutch National Cup. Starting from this season a victory yields three points instead of two.

Super CupEdit

Feyenoord1–2 (AET)Ajax
Larsson   27' R. de Boer   25'
Kluivert   102'(golden goal)
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Van der Ende

EredivisieEdit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 Ajax Amsterdam 83 34 26 5 3 97 24 +73
2 PSV Eindhoven 77 34 24 5 5 97 25 +72
3 Feyenoord Rotterdam 63 34 18 9 7 66 36 +30
4 Roda JC 57 34 15 12 7 51 35 +16
5 Vitesse Arnhem 53 34 15 8 11 48 44 +4
6 Sparta Rotterdam 53 34 14 11 9 53 53 0
7 SC Heerenveen 53 34 14 11 9 66 68 -2
8 NAC Breda 52 34 14 10 10 58 44 +14
9 FC Groningen 49 34 12 13 9 48 45 +3
10 FC Twente 48 34 14 6 14 46 55 -9
11 RKC Waalwijk 44 34 11 11 12 44 44 0
12 Willem II Tilburg 39 34 9 12 13 53 59 -6
13 Fortuna Sittard 31 34 6 13 15 27 54 -27
14 De Graafschap 29 34 6 11 17 37 66 -29
15 FC Utrecht 28 34 6 10 18 27 59 -31
16 FC Volendam 27 34 6 9 19 29 65 -36
17 NEC Nijmegen 25 34 6 7 21 33 73 -40
18 Go Ahead Eagles 22 34 5 7 22 40 71 -31
  • Champions League : Ajax Amsterdam
  • Cup Winners Cup: PSV Eindhoven
  • UEFA Cup: Feyenoord Rotterdam
  • UEFA Cup: Roda JC

TopscorersEdit

Position Player Nationality Club Goals
1 Luc Nilis   PSV Eindhoven 21
2 Mariano Bombarda   FC Groningen 19
3 Graham Arnold   NAC Breda 16
Dennis de Nooijer   Sparta Rotterdam 16
5 Patrick Kluivert   Ajax Amsterdam 15

AwardsEdit

Dutch Footballer of the YearEdit

Dutch Golden Shoe WinnerEdit

Ajax Winning Squad 1995-'96Edit

Eerste DivisieEdit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 AZ Alkmaar 73 34 21 10 3 64 26 +38
2 FC Emmen 67 34 18 13 3 71 39 +32
3 FC Den Bosch 58 34 15 13 6 51 36 +15
4 BV Veendam 58 34 16 19 8 48 35 +13
5 VVV-Venlo 57 34 15 12 7 55 33 +22
6 Cambuur Leeuwarden 57 34 15 12 7 49 32 +17
7 Dordrecht '90 54 34 14 12 8 62 45 +17
8 Heracles Almelo 50 34 14 8 12 56 50 +6
9 Telstar 50 34 13 11 10 42 38 +4
10 HFC Haarlem 45 34 14 3 17 47 53 -6
11 MVV Maastricht 42 34 10 12 12 41 46 -5
12 TOP Oss 39 34 8 15 11 46 50 -4
13 RBC Roosendaal 39 34 11 6 17 35 51 -16
14 FC Zwolle 33 34 7 12 15 37 43 -6
15 FC Den Haag 31 34 8 7 20 39 60 -21
16 Excelsior Rotterdam 29 34 8 5 21 42 72 -30
17 FC Eindhoven 26 34 5 11 18 41 75 -34
18 Helmond Sport 22 34 6 4 24 35 77 -42

Promotion and relegationEdit

Group AEdit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 FC Volendam 18 6 6 0 0 10 2 +8
2 Heracles Almelo 10 6 3 1 2 13 7 +6
3 VVV-Venlo 4 6 1 1 4 3 9 -6
4 FC Den Bosch 2 6 0 2 4 2 10 -8

Group BEdit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 NEC Nijmegen 15 6 5 0 1 12 4 +8
2 BV Veendam 10 6 3 1 2 8 7 +1
3 FC Emmen 9 6 3 0 3 10 8 +2
4 Cambuur Leeuwarden 1 6 0 1 5 2 13 -11
  • Stayed : NEC Nijmegen and FC Volendam

KNVB CupEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
February 29
 
 
FC Twente1
 
May 3
 
PSV Eindhoven3
 
PSV Eindhoven3
 
February 28
 
Roda JC1
 
VVV-Venlo0
 
May 16 - Rotterdam
 
Roda JC2
 
PSV Eindhoven5
 
February 28
 
Sparta Rotterdam2
 
Sparta Rotterdam1
 
April 7
 
Cambuur Leeuwarden0
 
Sparta Rotterdam1
 
February 29
 
Feyenoord Rotterdam0
 
MVV Maastricht1
 
 
Feyenoord Rotterdam2
 

FinalEdit

PSV Eindhoven5 – 2Sparta Rotterdam
Cocu   7'
Vink   14'
Veldman   65' (own goal)
Jonk   87'
Van der Doelen   90'
Van der Meer   45'
D. de Nooijer   79'
Attendance: Unknown
Referee: Van der Ende

Dutch national teamEdit

ReferencesEdit