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The 1998/1999 season in Dutch football was the 43rd season in the Eredivisie, where Feyenoord Rotterdam claimed the title, for the first time since 1993. Ajax Amsterdam won the Dutch National Cup.

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Johan Cruijff-schaalEdit

Ajax0–2PSV
Khokhlov 32'
Bruggink 53'
Attendance: 39.500
Referee: Van der Ende

EredivisieEdit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 Feyenoord Rotterdam 80 34 25 5 4 76 38 +38
2 Willem II Tilburg 65 34 20 5 9 69 46 +23
3 PSV Eindhoven 61 34 17 10 7 87 55 +32
4 Vitesse Arnhem 61 34 18 7 9 61 44 +17
5 Roda JC 60 34 17 9 8 59 50 +19
6 Ajax Amsterdam 57 34 16 9 9 73 41 +32
7 SC Heerenveen 54 34 14 12 8 53 41 +12
8 FC Twente 52 34 13 13 8 51 45 +6
9 AZ Alkmaar 48 34 12 12 10 52 60 -8
10 Fortuna Sittard 44 34 12 8 14 49 56 -7
11 NEC Nijmegen 39 34 10 9 15 42 56 -14
12 FC Utrecht 38 34 10 8 16 54 64 -10
13 De Graafschap 36 34 8 12 14 40 57 -17
14 MVV Maastricht 32 34 7 11 16 42 63 -21
15 Cambuur Leeuwarden 32 34 7 11 16 37 64 -27
16 RKC Waalwijk 27 34 6 9 19 41 62 -21
17 Sparta Rotterdam 26 34 7 5 22 37 71 -35
18 NAC Breda 23 34 4 11 19 41 61 -20
  • Champions League : Feyenoord Rotterdam and Willem II
  • Champions League qualification: PSV Eindhoven
  • UEFA Cup: Vitesse, Roda JC and Ajax (Cup Winners)
  • Promotion / relegation play-offs ("Nacompetitie"): RKC and Sparta
  • Relegated: NAC Breda

TopscorersEdit

Position Player Nationality Club Goals
1 Ruud van Nistelrooy   PSV Eindhoven 31
2 Luc Nilis   PSV Eindhoven 24
3 Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink   FC Twente 21
4 Michael Mols   FC Utrecht 20
5 Nikos Machlas   Vitesse Arnhem 18
6 Mariano Bombarda   Willem II Tilburg 17
Peter Van Houdt   Roda JC 17
8 Julio Ricardo Cruz   Feyenoord Rotterdam 16
Jack de Gier   NEC Nijmegen 16
Ronald Hamming   Fortuna Sittard 16

AwardsEdit

Dutch Footballer of the YearEdit

Dutch Golden Shoe WinnerEdit

Feyenoord Winning Squad 1998-'99Edit

Eerste DivisieEdit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 FC Den Bosch 77 34 23 8 3 80 35 +45
2 FC Groningen 64 34 19 7 8 69 33 +36
3 FC Emmen 61 34 19 4 11 53 37 +16
4 Helmond Sport 55 34 16 7 11 55 52 +3
5 FC Zwolle 54 34 15 9 10 57 42 +15
6 Excelsior Rotterdam 54 34 16 6 12 74 63 +11
7 Go Ahead Eagles 50 34 14 8 12 59 57 +2
8 FC Volendam 49 34 14 7 13 63 66 -3
9 FC Eindhoven 48 34 14 6 14 64 73 -9
10 ADO Den Haag 45 34 12 9 13 52 52 0
11 VVV-Venlo 42 34 12 6 16 59 66 -7
12 RBC Roosendaal 40 34 11 7 16 54 65 -11
13 BV Veendam 39 34 11 6 17 47 54 -7
14 Dordrecht '90 38 34 11 5 18 51 66 -15
15 HFC Haarlem 38 34 9 11 14 45 67 -22
16 TOP Oss 37 34 9 10 15 43 50 -7
17 Heracles Almelo 34 34 9 7 18 37 58 -21
18 SC Telstar 26 34 5 11 18 45 71 -26
  • Promoted : FC Den Bosch
  • Promotion / relegation play-offs ("Nacompetitie"): FC Groningen, Emmen, Helmond Sport, Zwolle, Excelsior and Dordrecht '90

TopscorersEdit

Position Player Nationality Club Goals
1 Harry van der Laan   FC Den Bosch 30
2 Peter Hofstede   Helmond Sport / FC Emmen 22
3 Maurice Graef   VVV-Venlo 17
4 Marco Boogers   FC Volendam 16
John Lammers   RBC Roosendaal 16
Bert Zuurman   FC Eindhoven 16
7 Silvan Inia   FC Volendam 15

Promotion and relegationEdit

Group AEdit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 RKC Waalwijk 16 6 5 1 0 11 3 +8
2 FC Zwolle 8 6 2 2 2 8 10 -2
3 Dordrecht '90 7 6 2 1 3 12 13 -1
4 FC Emmen 3 6 1 0 5 10 15 -5

Group BEdit

Position Team Points Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Difference
1 Sparta Rotterdam 15 6 5 0 1 19 6 +13
2 FC Groningen 13 6 4 1 1 16 8 +8
3 Excelsior Rotterdam 7 6 2 1 3 16 18 -2
4 Helmond Sport 0 6 0 0 6 5 24 -19
  • Stayed : RKC Waalwijk and Sparta Rotterdam

KNVB CupEdit

 
Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
March 9
 
 
FC Eindhoven0
 
April 13
 
PSV Eindhoven5
 
PSV Eindhoven1
 
March 9
 
Fortuna Sittard3
 
Fortuna Sittard3
 
May 13 - Rotterdam
 
FC Emmen1
 
Ajax Amsterdam2
 
March 10
 
Fortuna Sittard0
 
Feyenoord Rotterdam2
 
April 14
 
Vitesse Arnhem1
 
Ajax Amsterdam2
 
March 24
 
Feyenoord Rotterdam1
 
FC Zwolle1
 
 
Ajax Amsterdam2
 

FinalEdit


Ajax2–0 (2–0)Fortuna Sittard
Gronkjaer 12', 15'
Attendance: 25.000
Referee: Uilenberg

Dutch national teamEdit

ReferencesEdit