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The Dutch Eredivisie in the 1998–99 season was contested by 18 teams. Feyenoord won the championship.

Eredivisie
Season1998–99
ChampionsFeyenoord (14th title)
PromotedAZ
Cambuur
RelegatedNAC
Champions LeagueFeyenoord
Willem II
PSV
UEFA CupVitesse Arnhem
Roda JC
Ajax
Intertoto Cupsc Heerenveen
Goals scored964
Average goals/game3.15
Top goalscorerNetherlands Ruud van Nistelrooy
(PSV)
31 goals [1]
1997-98

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League standingsEdit

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Feyenoord 34 25 5 4 76 38 38 80 Champions League
2 Willem II 34 20 5 9 69 46 23 65
3 PSV 34 17 10 7 87 55 32 61 Champions League: Third qualifying round
4 Vitesse Arnhem 34 18 7 9 61 44 17 61 UEFA Cup
5 Roda JC 34 17 9 8 59 40 19 60
6 Ajax 1 34 16 9 9 73 41 32 57
7 sc Heerenveen 34 14 12 8 53 41 12 54 Intertoto Cup: Third round
8 FC Twente 34 13 13 8 51 45 6 52
9 AZ 34 12 12 10 52 60 -8 48
10 Fortuna Sittard 34 12 8 14 49 56 -7 44
11 NEC 34 10 9 15 42 56 -14 39
12 FC Utrecht 34 10 8 16 54 64 -10 38
13 De Graafschap 34 8 12 14 40 57 -17 36
14 MVV 34 7 11 16 42 63 -21 32
15 Cambuur 34 7 11 16 37 64 -27 32
16 RKC Waalwijk 34 6 9 19 41 62 -21 27 Remained in Eredivisie2
17 Sparta 34 7 5 22 37 71 -34 26
18 NAC Breda 34 4 11 19 41 61 -20 23 Relegation to Eerste Divisie

1 Winners KNVB Cup.
2 RKC and Sparta both remained in the eredivisie after winning their promotion/relegation play-offs.

Promotion/relegation play-offsEdit

In the promotion/relegation competition, eight entrants (six from the Eerste Divisie and two from this league) entered in two groups. The group winners were promoted to (or remained in) the Eredivisie.

Group 1
Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 RKC Waalwijk 6 5 1 0 11 3 8 16 Remain in Eredivisie
2 FC Zwolle 6 2 2 2 8 10 -2 8 Remain in Eerste Divisie
3 Dordrecht '90 6 2 1 3 12 13 -1 7
4 FC Emmen 6 1 0 5 10 15 -5 3
Group 2
Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Sparta 6 5 0 1 19 6 13 15 Remain in Eredivisie
2 FC Groningen 6 4 1 1 16 8 8 13 Remain in Eerste Divisie
3 Excelsior 6 2 1 3 16 18 -2 7
4 Helmond Sport 6 0 0 6 5 24 -19 0

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