There was a grandstand finish to the Eredivisie title battle last season as Ajax locked horns with FC Twente on the final day in a championship decider. Needing a victory to leapfrog their opponents at the top, the Amsterdam outfit prevailed 3-1 to clinch first place by a couple of points and Frank De Boer’s men are evens at best with Boylesports to secure a 31st domestic crown.
For much of last term, the Dutch championship was a three-way battle and that is expected to be the case again with last year’s runners up FC Twente chalked up at 9/2 by bet365 and PSV Eindhoven, who ended up four points adrift of Ajax, available at 7/2 with .
Both will have their work cut out to reign in the current champions however and Ajax look to be the pick of the trio, to edge it from PSV.
Ajax to win the Eredivisie – evens (Boylesports)