By James Pearson
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Tottenham and Schalke target Mark van Bommel opened the scoring after 13 minutes with Mateja Kezman netting a second shortly after.
Danish international winger Dennis Rommedahl put the icing on the cake with a third after 88 minutes to complete the win.
The victory moves PSV to within six points of leaders Ajax, who have four games to play, and helps dispel some of the disappointment of their Uefa Cup exit to Newcastle.
Heerenveen missed the chance to cement their European hopes after being held by lowly Vitesse Arnhem at Abe Lenstra Stadion in a goalless draw.
Twente closed to within a point of Willem II following a 2-0 victory when the two sides met.
Giorgi Gakhokidze opened the scoring after 55 minutes with Blaise N'Kufo netting late on to clinch the points.
AZ Alkmaar capitalised on Heerenveen's dropped points by emphatically putting RKC Waalwijk to the sword with a 7-0 thrashing.
The home side only led by two at the break thanks to a brace from Martijn Meerdink at Almeerderhout, however they erupted after the interval.
Kenneth Perez and Denny Landzaat put the home side in firm control before RKC crumbled.
Robin Nelisse added a fifth before Meerdink completed his hat-trick. Nelisse than added another with AZ scoring five times in a blistering 16-minute second half spell.
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