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1989–90 Eredivisie

Eredivisie
Season1989–90
ChampionsAjax (23rd title)
Promoted
Relegated
Cup Winners' CupPSV
UEFA Cup
Goals scored842
Average goals/game2.75
Top goalscorer Romário
PSV 23 goals [1]

The Dutch Eredivisie in the 1989–90 season was contested by 18 teams. Ajax won the championship.

1989–90 Eredivisie Intro articles: 2

League standings

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Ajax 34 19 11 4 67 23 +44 49 European Cup[a]
2 PSV[b] 34 20 8 6 94 36 +58 48 Cup Winners' Cup
3 FC Twente 34 16 10 8 48 43 +5 42 UEFA Cup
4 Vitesse Arnhem 34 15 11 8 49 31 +18 41
5 Roda JC 34 14 13 7 53 39 +14 41
6 FC Volendam 34 15 9 10 43 38 +5 39
7 Fortuna Sittard 34 12 14 8 42 35 +7 38
8 RKC Waalwijk 34 13 11 10 45 47 −2 37
9 FC Groningen 34 10 15 9 50 46 +4 35
10 FC Den Haag 34 13 7 14 58 63 −5 33
11 Feyenoord 34 9 13 12 51 45 +6 31
12 Sparta 34 12 7 15 51 61 −10 31
13 Willem II 34 7 13 14 42 49 −7 27
14 FC Utrecht 34 8 11 15 27 45 −18 27
15 MVV 34 7 13 14 38 61 −23 27
16 NEC 34 5 16 13 32 55 −23 26 [c]
17 FC Den Bosch 34 6 13 15 30 51 −21 25 Relegation to Eerste Divisie
18 HFC Haarlem 34 4 7 23 22 74 −52 15
Source: rsssf.com
Notes:
  1. ^ Ajax didn't qualify for the European Cup. On September 27, 1989, Austrian goalkeeper Franz Wohlfahrt was hit and injured by a bar, thrown by a home supporter at an Ajax-Austria Wien UEFA Cup match. Ajax subsequently were banned from European competition for a year.[2]
  2. ^ Winners of the 1989–90 KNVB Cup
  3. ^ NEC remain in the eredivisie after winning the promotion/relegation play-offs

Promotion/Relegation

Starting this season, the number 16 of the Eredivisie would play against relegation against the runners-up of the promotion/relegation play-offs of the Eerste Divisie. The Eerste Divisie league champions and winner of the play-offs would replace the numbers 17 and 18 of this league directly. See here for details of the system.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Emmen 1-2 NEC 1-2 0-0

NEC: remain in Eredivisie
Emmen: remain in Eerste Divisie

1989–90 Eredivisie League standings articles: 4

See also

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