Netherlands | Eredivisie

The Eredivisie is the top league of Hollands professional footballing body of the Royal Dutch FA. The meaning Eredivisie means "Honour” or "Premier". The Dutch league is a new comer to the European and is currently ranked 11th best league in Europe according to UEFA. There are 18 clubs fighting for the right to be crowned the Dutch national championship. Ajax and PSV Eindhoven are the most prolific, with 25 and 21 titles respectively. There is no promotion from the Eredivisie, but the top team qualifies for the UEFA Champions League, with the runner up entering the 2nd stage qualifying round. Third and fourth qualify for the Europa League. One further Europa League place is determined by domestic cup competition the KNVB Cup.

Participating teams

ADO Den Haag, AZ Alkmaar, Ajax Amsterdam, De Graafschap, FC Emmen, FC Groningen, FC Utrecht, Feyenoord Rotterdam, Fortuna Sittard, Heracles Almelo, NAC Breda, PEC Zwolle, PSV Eindhoven, SBV Excelsior, SC Heerenveen, Svosov, VVV Venlo, Vitesse Arnhem, Willem II Tilburg

Related stadiums

AFAS Stadion - AZ Alkmaar, Abe Lenstra Stadion - SC Heerenveen, Cars Jeans Stadion - ADO Den Haag, De Koel - VVV Venlo, De Kuip - Feyenoord Rotterdam, De Vijverberg - De Graafschap, Euroborg - FC Groningen, Fortuna Sittard Stadion - Fortuna Sittard, GelreDome - Vitesse Arnhem, IJsseldelta Stadion - PEC Zwolle, JenS Vesting - FC Emmen, Johan Cruijff Arena - Ajax Amsterdam, Koning Willem II Stadion - Willem II Tilburg, Philips Stadion - PSV Eindhoven, Polman Stadion - Heracles Almelo, Rat Verlegh Stadion - NAC Breda, Stadion Galgenwaard - FC Utrecht, Van Donge & De Roo Stadion - SBV Excelsior

Eredivisie Standings

1 PSV Eindhoven266367
2 Ajax Amsterdam266662
3 Feyenoord Rotterdam262247
4 AZ Alkmaar262247
5 Vitesse Arnhem261140
6 FC Utrecht261140
7 Heracles Almelo26-439
8 FC Groningen26-335
9 Willem II Tilburg26-734
10 SC Heerenveen26-333
11 VVV Venlo26-1232
12 PEC Zwolle26-1129
13 Fortuna Sittard26-1829
14 ADO Den Haag26-1728
15 SBV Excelsior26-2726
16 De Graafschap26-2425
17 FC Emmen26-3025
18 NAC Breda26-3917