The Eredivisie-top match between number two Ajax and leader PSV on Sunday in the Johan Cruijff ArenA is whistled by Bjorn Kuipers, the Dutch fa (KNVB) on Tuesday announced.
The 45-year-old Kuipers will be in Amsterdam assisted by assistants Sander van Roekel and Erwin Zeinstra, while Allard lindhout create the fourth official. Pol van Boekel will videoscheidsrechter act and get help from Mario Diks.
For Kuipers is the second time this season that he lead a topper. The Oldenzaler was in October, also the referee in the Classic between Ajax and Feyenoord in the ArenA, which the people of Amsterdam with a 3-0 win.
Kuipers had seven times previously in charge of an Eredivisie game between Ajax and PSV. The last time was in march 2016, when the Amsterdammers with 0-2 zegevierden in Eindhoven.
Björn Kuipers has led this season, Ajax-Feyenoord. (Photo: Pro Shots)
Ajax-PSV starts at 16.45 hours
The first match between PSV and Ajax this season in the Philips Stadium (3-0 for PSV) was whistled by Danny Makkelie, who is also the arbitrator was at the Classic in The Cockpit. The other winners this Premier league season went to Dennis Higler (PSV-Feyenoord) and Serdar Gözübüyük (Feyenoord-PSV)
The top match between Ajax and PSV in the ArenA begins Sunday at 16.45 hours. The Amsterdammers now have five points less than the Locals and have to win to get in the track of the reigning champion to continue.
Number three Feyenoord on Sunday on a visit to number six FC Utrecht and the Domstedelingen have seven points less than the Locals – and that race is headed by Gözübüyük.
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