Johan Cruyff

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HITC Sport
How a six-month spell in Mexico set Pep Guardiola on road to coaching greatnessthe next phase of his career as a coach.” While Guardiola had already been wel
How a six-month spell in Mexico set Pep Guardiola on road to coaching greatness
HITC Sport / Posted an hour ago
the next phase of his career as a coach.” While Guardiola had already been well schooled in possession-based play under Johan Cruyff, Dorados’ former assistant coach Raúl Caneda believes he and Lillo helped the Catalan to refine his... Read more
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express
Bobby Moore Focus: England's greatest lived a disciplined life but stayed an East End boyturf. His big rival and admiring friend Franz Beckenbauer said he was the grea
Bobby Moore Focus: England's greatest lived a disciplined life but stayed an East End boy
express / Posted yesterday
turf. His big rival and admiring friend Franz Beckenbauer said he was the greatest defender the game had ever seen. Johan Cruyff adored him. When all three met up it was a collection of football’s masters. Pele, the brilliant Brazilian,... Read more
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ESPN FC
Hector is the unlikely hero as Germany beat Italy on penaltiesand Bob Ley watch the Germany vs. Italy penalty shoot-out in the studio in Pari
Hector is the unlikely hero as Germany beat Italy on penalties
ESPN FC / Posted yesterday
and Bob Ley watch the Germany vs. Italy penalty shoot-out in the studio in Paris. BORDEAUX, France -- What was it that Johan Cruyff said about football? "Coincidence is logical." Saturday night's quarterfinal, an epic battle for the ages, was... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
16-year-old Callum Stretch ready for opportunity with Aston VillaWe all have the obvious stars such as (Lionel) Messi and (Cristiano) Ronaldo, (
16-year-old Callum Stretch ready for opportunity with Aston Villa
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted yesterday
We all have the obvious stars such as (Lionel) Messi and (Cristiano) Ronaldo, (Wayne) Rooney, Pelé, (Diego) Maradona, and (Johan) Cruyff, but I was lucky enough to be at the Galaxy when (David) Beckham came. I would watch him practice and how he... Read more
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9NewsNow WUSA 9 Washington, D.C.
Redskins Josh Norman gets his kickshas and the leadership qualities that he has- - it's only going to get help you
Redskins Josh Norman gets his kicks
9NewsNow WUSA 9 Washington, D.C. / Posted yesterday
has and the leadership qualities that he has- - it's only going to get help your football team." With all due respect to Johan Cruyff. Ladies and gentlemen, the "Pele of the Potomac" (Photo: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports) (Photo: Geoff Burke,... Read more
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UEFA News
The official website for European football – UEFA.comUnited States) 30/07: Leicester v Paris (Carson, United States) PSV Eindhoven
The official website for European football – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 2 days ago
United States) 30/07: Leicester v Paris (Carson, United States) PSV Eindhoven (NED)PSV will play Feyenoord for the Johan Cruyff Shield on 31 July – the traditional Dutch season curtain-raiser – and are midway through their preparations.... Read more
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Red Bull
FIFA tricks and skills: Where did they come from?tend to be among the most technically accomplished dribblers around. Named afte
FIFA tricks and skills: Where did they come from?
Red Bull / Posted 2 days ago
tend to be among the most technically accomplished dribblers around. Named after the legendary Dutch player of the 1970s, Johan Cruyff, the Cruyff turn is a feint that involves dragging the ball back behind your standing foot. The great Ajax and... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Guardiola's first Barcelona game was a disaster - but how did he react?Messi's penalty was cancelled out by a late equaliser. He was offered comfort
Guardiola's first Barcelona game was a disaster - but how did he react?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
Messi's penalty was cancelled out by a late equaliser. He was offered comfort by his mentor and former Barcelona boss Johan Cruyff, who wrote in his newspaper column: “I saw one of the best Barcelona performances for years”. But Guardiola was... Read more
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ESPN FC
Hull can't beat Manchester United as 0-0 draw confirms their relegation fatewho is expected to spend next season out on loan. (Everton is his reported dest
Hull can't beat Manchester United as 0-0 draw confirms their relegation fate
ESPN FC / Posted 3 days ago
who is expected to spend next season out on loan. (Everton is his reported destination.) A player Moyes once compared to Johan Cruyff has light years to travel to be anywhere near such a status, though the Belgian's desire to impose himself was... Read more
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give me sport
Este jugador quiere hacerle la competencia a Rooney, Vardy y Kanelos partidos (vaya usted a saber si incluso lo llegó a hacer en el vestidor); d
Este jugador quiere hacerle la competencia a Rooney, Vardy y Kane
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
los partidos (vaya usted a saber si incluso lo llegó a hacer en el vestidor); durante mucho tiempo, corrió el rumor de que Johan Cruyff fumaba antes de los juegos e incluso que lo hacía en ocasiones al medio tiempo. Sin embargo, existen otras... Read more
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Football365
Have Juve had best transfer window?body. Anyone else know a player who needs a move to kick on? Single moment pl
Have Juve had best transfer window?
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
body. Anyone else know a player who needs a move to kick on? Single moment players Sorry I’m late with this but does Johan Cruyff of ‘Cruyff Turn’ fame not qualify for the Single Moment Players list? He’s obviously known for so much more than... Read more
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Vavel
Opinion: Nigerian football has no soulAndrea Pirlo, etc Total football- the Dutch team of the 70s were the proponent
Opinion: Nigerian football has no soul
Vavel / Posted 4 days ago
Andrea Pirlo, etc Total football- the Dutch team of the 70s were the proponents of this style of play. Led by the late Johan Cruyff, the dutch team were a delight to watch, mesmerizing their fans, opponents and neutrals alike. It influenced the... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Brian Tevreden on Reading FC, Nick Hammond and dealing with agentsAjax took me back as a youth coach were I was until last December when I quit b
Brian Tevreden on Reading FC, Nick Hammond and dealing with agents
Reading Evening Post / Posted 4 days ago
Ajax took me back as a youth coach were I was until last December when I quit because of the internal problems with Johan Cruyff. The atmosphere was not very good, so I told my wife, told everybody - for me this is enough. I quit and then a... Read more
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give me sport
Peruvian team attempt the Messi-Suarez penalty - it goes very wrongpenalty Football News Earlier this year, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez recreat
Peruvian team attempt the Messi-Suarez penalty - it goes very wrong
give me sport / Posted 5 days ago
penalty Football News Earlier this year, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez recreated the famous 1982 penalty of Dutch legends Johan Cruyff and Jesper Olsen while playing for Barcelona in a La Liga match against Celta Vigo. While it looked a... Read more
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give me sport
Xavi retires from international footballhe and fellow Barcelona star Andres Iniesta were widely acknowledged to have be
Xavi retires from international football
give me sport / Posted 5 days ago
he and fellow Barcelona star Andres Iniesta were widely acknowledged to have been the key figures in the evolution of the Johan Cruyff developed tika taka brand of football which reaped such success for both club and country. Speaking at a press... Read more
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Vavel
Dennis Bergkamp - The man that abolished 'boring boring Arsenal'youth team from the age of 11, and it didn’t take much to identify that the boy
Dennis Bergkamp - The man that abolished 'boring boring Arsenal'
Vavel / Posted 7 days ago
youth team from the age of 11, and it didn’t take much to identify that the boy was special. Legendary coach and player, Johan Cruyff gave Bergkamp his first team debut aged 17 in 1986, however the young Dutchman did not become an established... Read more
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thedaisycutter
Premier League: 7 Possible Payets In the Makingfrom lower league hitman to becoming the Eredivisie leading scorer last term, a
Premier League: 7 Possible Payets In the Making
thedaisycutter / Posted 7 days ago
from lower league hitman to becoming the Eredivisie leading scorer last term, a feat that deservedly earned him the Johan Cruyff ‘Talent of the Year’ award. The lad just loves scoring goals. Playing second fiddle to Kane will help his... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Who Ate all the PiesPioneer Of English Women’s Football Top 12 Football Adverts (With Videos) Ret
Who Ate all the Pies
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 8 days ago
Pioneer Of English Women’s Football Top 12 Football Adverts (With Videos) Retro Football: 12 Corking Photos Of Johan Cruyff In His 1970s Pomp Classic Kit Clashes: A Brief History Of Football’s Fashion Faux Pas The Football Version Of... Read more
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UEFA News
FIFA World Cup - News – UEFA.comit." Watch Spain's 3-0 win over Turkey. Did you know?Lopetegui was coached by
FIFA World Cup - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 9 days ago
it." Watch Spain's 3-0 win over Turkey. Did you know?Lopetegui was coached by Alfredo di Stéfano at Real Madrid and Johan Cruyff at Barcelona. While at Camp Nou, he struck up a friendship with Josep Guardiola which was rekindled when Porto... Read more
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Herald Sun
Why this man is running the transfer windowinformation on its income and expenditure and that “all decisions should be tak
Why this man is running the transfer window
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
information on its income and expenditure and that “all decisions should be taken by majority vote.” On Barcelona legend Johan Cruyff: “Why didn’t Cruyff tell Zlatan that he wasn’t suited to Spanish football before Barcelona signed him? I think... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Mino Raiola: Who is he? Best quotesinformation on its income and expenditure and that “all decisions should be tak
Mino Raiola: Who is he? Best quotes
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
information on its income and expenditure and that “all decisions should be taken by majority vote.” On Barcelona legend Johan Cruyff: “Why didn’t Cruyff tell Zlatan that he wasn’t suited to Spanish football before Barcelona signed him? I think... Read more
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AFC Bournemouth
Profile: Some information on tonight's opponents Minnesota UnitedAmerican Soccer League lasted from 1968 to 1984 and during that period, the lik
Profile: Some information on tonight's opponents Minnesota United
AFC Bournemouth / Posted 10 days ago
American Soccer League lasted from 1968 to 1984 and during that period, the likes of George Best, Bobby Moore, Pele and Johan Cruyff all plied their trade there. In 2011, the league started a fresh with eight teams and Minnesota won the entire... Read more
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UEFA News
Were these the best five games at EURO 2016?2016, debutants Wales had other ideas. Ashley Williams equalised, then out-of-c
Were these the best five games at EURO 2016?
UEFA News / Posted 10 days ago
2016, debutants Wales had other ideas. Ashley Williams equalised, then out-of-contract Hal Robson-Kanu raised the spirit of Johan Cruyff as he turned and fired Wales in front early in the second half. Sam Vokes sealed a famous win with a fine late... Read more
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Football365
Five transfers which almost happened but never didCup the next year; his brief Scottish fling claimed a fifth consecutive Renfrew
Five transfers which almost happened but never did
Football365 / Posted 11 days ago
Cup the next year; his brief Scottish fling claimed a fifth consecutive Renfrewshire Cup. Who is the real loser there? Johan Cruyff to Dumbarton/Leicester What is it with Scottish clubs getting ideas above their station? In 1980, reports broke... Read more
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HITC Sport
Report: Everton line up Dutchman for potential director of football roleChampions League against the odds. The 42-year-old has plenty of experience pl
Report: Everton line up Dutchman for potential director of football role
HITC Sport / Posted 12 days ago
Champions League against the odds. The 42-year-old has plenty of experience playing top-level football, while his father Johan Cruyff will have passed on a number of traits having held advisory roles at several clubs including Ajax and... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Everton eyeing Jordi Cruyff for director of football roleof football role, according to reports. The Sun is of the belief that the Toff
Everton eyeing Jordi Cruyff for director of football role
tribalfootball.com / Posted 12 days ago
of football role, according to reports. The Sun is of the belief that the Toffees will look to the son of the late great Johan Cruyff if they miss out on Leicester City's Steve Walsh. New Everton boss Ronald Koeman is keen to work alongside... Read more
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ESPN FC
Cristiano Ronaldo poses in underpants after Real Madrid's Clasico winBarcelona in an emotionally charged El Clasico on Saturday -- the night the Cam
Cristiano Ronaldo poses in underpants after Real Madrid's Clasico win
ESPN FC / Posted 13 days ago
Barcelona in an emotionally charged El Clasico on Saturday -- the night the Camp Nou paid its respects to Barca legend Johan Cruyff. The result saw Real whittle Barca's lead at the summit of La Liga down to a probably still-insurmountable... Read more
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ESPN FC
USMNT 'golden generation' with Donovan, Dempsey has already passedgenerations become legendary and secure their places in history; think of the N
USMNT 'golden generation' with Donovan, Dempsey has already passed
ESPN FC / Posted 13 days ago
generations become legendary and secure their places in history; think of the Netherlands in the 1970s, with Johan Cruyff, Piet Keizer, Willem van Hanegem, Johnny Rep, Ruud Krol and Johan Neeskens. Or the potent Colombian crew from... Read more
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Times of Malta
What happens when you mistake Pellè for Peléwhite ball on a green football pitch then he probably shouldn’t be playing the
What happens when you mistake Pellè for Pelé
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
white ball on a green football pitch then he probably shouldn’t be playing the game in the first place. I didn’t see Pelé, Johan Cruyff or Diego Maradona struggling to play with balls that hadn’t been dipped in a bucket of melted crayons. And if... Read more
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Scottish Fitba
Orange Is The New BlueWillem II Tilburg, Roda JC and Heracles Almelo over the next decade. Several ti
Orange Is The New Blue
Scottish Fitba / Posted 15 days ago
Willem II Tilburg, Roda JC and Heracles Almelo over the next decade. Several times he was asked to man mark the great Johan Cruyff before retiring in 1989. Calderwood then moved into the coaching arena initially with amateurs Rietvogels of... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Pochettino says Janssen is a ‘perfect fit’ - now can he continue his progress at Spurs?or more goals in the Eredivisie since the Brazilian Ronaldo at PSV Eindhoven in
Pochettino says Janssen is a ‘perfect fit’ - now can he continue his progress at Spurs?
The Ham&High Network / Posted 17 days ago
or more goals in the Eredivisie since the Brazilian Ronaldo at PSV Eindhoven in 1994-95. Janssen, 22, consequently won the Johan Cruyff Trophy, which is awarded to the best young player in the league – a prize previously won by Rafael van der Vaart... Read more
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give me sport
After Lionel Messi's audacious penalty, a look at five other weird but wonderful football momentsLeo, but you’re not the first to come up with an unorthodox penalty kick. Neit
After Lionel Messi's audacious penalty, a look at five other weird but wonderful football moments
give me sport / Posted 17 days ago
Leo, but you’re not the first to come up with an unorthodox penalty kick. Neither, incidentally, were predecessors Johan Cruyff and Jesper Olsen, but their spot-kick for Ajax in 1982 brought a new sense of class to the penalty. So... Read more
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heraldscotland
Celtic's worst defeats in Europeyears after winning the trophy. But Jock Stein's team were taught a lesson by o
Celtic's worst defeats in Europe
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
years after winning the trophy. But Jock Stein's team were taught a lesson by one of the greatest club sides ever. With Johan Cruyff pulling the strings for the Dutch champions, Ajax ran out comfortable 3-0 winners, leaving the Hoops with an... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Celtic's Worst European Defeatsyears after winning the trophy. But Jock Stein's team were taught a lesson by o
Celtic's Worst European Defeats
Football.co.uk / Posted 17 days ago
years after winning the trophy. But Jock Stein's team were taught a lesson by one of the greatest club sides ever. With Johan Cruyff pulling the strings for the Dutch champions, Ajax ran out comfortable 3-0 winners, leaving the Hoops with an... Read more
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International Business Times
Epke Zonderland aiming to harness memory of Johan Cruyff and Mitch Fenner in Rio had reverberated around the sport for the last 37 years. And in March, his nat
Epke Zonderland aiming to harness memory of Johan Cruyff and Mitch Fenner in Rio
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
had reverberated around the sport for the last 37 years. And in March, his nation lost arguably their most famous son when Johan Cruyff died aged 68 from the same disease. Cruyff was a known admirer of Zonderland, and given the grace both exceed in... Read more
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Celtic MAD
Celtics Worst European Defeatsyears after winning the trophy But Jock Stein's team were taught a lesson by o
Celtics Worst European Defeats
Celtic MAD / Posted 17 days ago
years after winning the trophy But Jock Stein's team were taught a lesson by one of the greatest club sides ever With Johan Cruyff pulling the strings for the Dutch champions, Ajax ran out comfortable 3-0 winners, leaving the Hoops with an... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Celtic's Worst European Defeatsyears after winning the trophy. But Jock Stein's team were taught a lesson by o
Celtic's Worst European Defeats
Football.co.uk / Posted 17 days ago
years after winning the trophy. But Jock Stein's team were taught a lesson by one of the greatest club sides ever. With Johan Cruyff pulling the strings for the Dutch champions, Ajax ran out comfortable 3-0 winners, leaving the Hoops with an... Read more
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HITC Sport
Photo: Vincent Janssen all smiles in first training session with Spursseason and, after joining AZ from second-tier Almere City, he went on to score
Photo: Vincent Janssen all smiles in first training session with Spurs
HITC Sport / Posted 17 days ago
season and, after joining AZ from second-tier Almere City, he went on to score 31 goals in all competitions, earning the Johan Cruyff award in the process. The talented frontman has scored a total of 63 times in his 123 senior club appearances... Read more
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Super Sport
Spurs sign Dutch striker Janssenclearance," read the statement. "The striker has signed a contract with the cl
Spurs sign Dutch striker Janssen
Super Sport / Posted 18 days ago
clearance," read the statement. "The striker has signed a contract with the club until 2020." Janssen, who won the Johan Cruyff trophy for young player of the year which future Spurs teammate Christian Eriksen won when at Ajax, joins Kenyan... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
Vincent Janssen - an inside view from Hollandsuch a huge drive to succeed. I think Vincent is one of the biggest talents in
Vincent Janssen - an inside view from Holland
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 18 days ago
such a huge drive to succeed. I think Vincent is one of the biggest talents in Holland and that was the reason he won the Johan Cruyff Trophy this year, a special award here and even more so this year because sadly it’s the year Johan Cruyff... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
Mauricio on Janssenteam-mates Kyle Walker, Danny Rose, Eric Dier, Dele Alli, Harry Kane all involv
Mauricio on Janssen
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 18 days ago
team-mates Kyle Walker, Danny Rose, Eric Dier, Dele Alli, Harry Kane all involved for the Three Lions. He also landed the Johan Cruyff Trophy for ‘Talent of the Year’. “Vincent is still very young and his potential is massive to develop,” said... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
Vincent exclusive - first interviewHolland against England at Wembley, finished the league’s top scorer by a goal
Vincent exclusive - first interview
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 18 days ago
Holland against England at Wembley, finished the league’s top scorer by a goal from Luuk de Jong and was presented with the Johan Cruyff Trophy, awarded to the Eredivisie's young player of the year, which has previously been won by Rafael van der... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Spurs sign hotshot Dutch striker Vincent Janssenwith the club until 2020." Janssen, who finished top-scorer in the Dutch leagu
Spurs sign hotshot Dutch striker Vincent Janssen
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
with the club until 2020." Janssen, who finished top-scorer in the Dutch league last term with 27 goals and won the Johan Cruyff trophy for young player of the year which future Spurs team-mate Christian Eriksen won when at Ajax, joins... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Spurs complete Janssen deal for 'inflated £18.6m fee'AZ, his 27 goals in 34 league appearances helped them secure a top-four finish.
Spurs complete Janssen deal for 'inflated £18.6m fee'
TEAMTalk / Posted 18 days ago
AZ, his 27 goals in 34 league appearances helped them secure a top-four finish. His performances also earned him the 2016 Johan Cruyff Trophy, awarded to the Eredivisie’s young player of the year, which has previously been won by Rafael van der... Read more
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Transfer Tavern
Tottenham confirm signing of £17m strikerGermain and Wolfsburg for last season’s top scorer in the Eredivise, with 27 go
Tottenham confirm signing of £17m striker
Transfer Tavern / Posted 18 days ago
Germain and Wolfsburg for last season’s top scorer in the Eredivise, with 27 goals. The 22-year-old also won the 2016 Johan Cruyff Trophy, the Dutch equivalent of the Premier League’s Young Player of the Year award, meaning that Dele Alli... Read more
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insidefutbol
Tottenham Hotspur Secure Vincent Janssen Signingthe club to finish in the top four in the Eredivisie. RELATED NEWS STORIES: T
Tottenham Hotspur Secure Vincent Janssen Signing
insidefutbol / Posted 18 days ago
the club to finish in the top four in the Eredivisie. RELATED NEWS STORIES: The striker, 22, was also handed the 2016 Johan Cruyff Trophy, traditionally given to the Eredivisie's young player of the year. Last season was Janssen's first in the... Read more
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International Business Times
Tottenham Hotspur sign Vincent Janssen as new striker in four-year deal AZ, his 27 goals in 34 league appearances helped them secure a top-four finish.
Tottenham Hotspur sign Vincent Janssen as new striker in four-year deal
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
AZ, his 27 goals in 34 league appearances helped them secure a top-four finish. His performances also earned him the 2016 Johan Cruyff Trophy, awarded to the Eredivisie's young player of the year, which has previously been won by Rafael van der... Read more
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Tottenham Hotspur FC
Janssen move securedAZ, his 27 goals in 34 league appearances helped them secure a top-four finish.
Janssen move secured
Tottenham Hotspur FC / Posted 18 days ago
AZ, his 27 goals in 34 league appearances helped them secure a top-four finish. His performances also earned him the 2016 Johan Cruyff Trophy, awarded to the Eredivisie's young player of the year, which has previously been won by Rafael van der... Read more
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Goal.com
Tottenham Profile: Meet new Spurs signing Vincent Janssenin the footsteps of Arjen Robben, Wesley Sneijder, Klass-Jan Huntelaar and new
Tottenham Profile: Meet new Spurs signing Vincent Janssen
Goal.com / Posted 18 days ago
in the footsteps of Arjen Robben, Wesley Sneijder, Klass-Jan Huntelaar and new team-mate Christian Eriksen in winning the Johan Cruyff Award for Young Talent of the Year and was soon given his chance on the international stage in March. An... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Ronaldo v Messi legacy: Euro 2016 final, Ballon d’Or, medals, honours, achievementsflourish that should shape the way that he’s seen. He’s won the international t
Ronaldo v Messi legacy: Euro 2016 final, Ballon d’Or, medals, honours, achievements
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
flourish that should shape the way that he’s seen. He’s won the international trophy that Messi and other greats such as Johan Cruyff could not.Lionel Messi leaving the field after being defeated by Chile in the penalty shootout.Source: AFP Most... Read more
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