- Associated Press - Sunday, March 6, 2016

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - Ajax beat Willem II Tilburg 4-0 Sunday to stay one point behind defending champion PSV Eindhoven in the two-horse race for the Dutch Eredivisie title. PSV beat Groningen 3-0 on Saturday night.

Arek Milik, Riechedly Bazoer, Lasse Schone and Davy Klaassen scored as Ajax eased past 15th-placed Tilburg for its fifth consecutive victory.

In Groningen, Jetro Willems, Davy Proepper and Juergen Locadia scored to give in-form PSV its 10th straight league win.

Coach Phillip Cocu said playing at Groningen was often a tricky tie for PSV, but his team “played with great class” to earn the three points.

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