Lens joined PSV, after winning the league at AZ Alkmaar, in 2010 and has established himself as a regular in the
But the 24-year-old believes now is the time to seek a fresh challenge - preferably abroad.
"I would like to leave PSV with the title but if that does not happen it is still no reason to stay.
"At this point in my career I need to go for my career and personal development.
"I don't have a real preference for a particular league but in terms of playing style England and
Lens's wish of another title in
On Sunday (Monday AEDT), PSV hosts third-placed Vitesse Arnhem, which is five points off the summit.
Fourth-placed Ajax will look to bounce back from a humbling 4-1 defeat to Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League in midweek when it goes to struggling Roda JC.
The omens look good with Roda having conceded 10 goals in its last two Eredivisie matches.
The top four teams are all in action on Sunday (Monday AEDT) with second-placed FC Twente taking on PEC Zwolle in Enschede.
Zwolle beat NAC Breda last weekend to pull away from the lower reaches while the result also prompted a managerial change in
Gudelj's first game in charge will be Friday's (Saturday AEDT) home clash with ADO Den Haag.
On Saturday (Sunday AEDT), rock-bottom Willem II will look to end a run of five successive defeats when it hosts Heracles, second-bottom VVV-Venlo meets Heerenveen, FC Groningen goes to RKC Waalwijk and seventh-placed NEC take on FC Utrecht in Nijmegen.
Sunday's (Monday AEDT) remaining game sees Feyenoord visit AZ Alkmaar.
The Rotterdam side will again be without midfielder
Koeman admits, however, the situation is far from ideal.
"It gives me pain," he told NUsport.
"Leerdam is a player who has always behaved correctly and did the maximum for Feyenoord but at some point I had to come to a decision in the best interests of the club."