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heraldscotland
Stewart Fisher: Even Sir Dave Brailsford would have his work cut out as SFA performance directorman". It is quite a task for the headhunters but the old school likeability of
Stewart Fisher: Even Sir Dave Brailsford would have his work cut out as SFA performance director
heraldscotland / Posted 8 hours ago
man". It is quite a task for the headhunters but the old school likeability of Tommy Burns, the tactical acumen of Johan Cruyff, the detailed eye of Sir Dave Brailsford and the political abilities of Kofi Annan, and the SFA performance... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Enrique in incredible rantand whilst winning his eighth title, a feat which places him as the third most
Enrique in incredible rant
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 4 days ago
and whilst winning his eighth title, a feat which places him as the third most successful Barcelona head coach only behind Johan Cruyff and Pep Guardiola, Enrique used the moment to rant at the footballing authorities. Enrique sees the competition... Read more
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Football365
Why I still support Arsene WengerRioch had been sacked. It wasn’t the sacking that caught my eye (I was aware he
Why I still support Arsene Wenger
Football365 / Posted 4 days ago
Rioch had been sacked. It wasn’t the sacking that caught my eye (I was aware he was no longer Arsenal manager) but that Johan Cruyff was quickly installed as favourite to take over. Arsene is always quick to point out the players he almost... Read more
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Soccer Way
Luis Enrique hails Arda Turan after Supercopa de Espana winfront." Luis Enrique became Barcelona's third-most successful coach following
Luis Enrique hails Arda Turan after Supercopa de Espana win
Soccer Way / Posted 5 days ago
front." Luis Enrique became Barcelona's third-most successful coach following their Supercopa de Espana win - only behind Johan Cruyff and Pep Guardiola - but he was quick to credit the players for his successes. "I feel very fortunate, but it's... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Enrique chasing historyRey. The 2016 Supercopa de España is Enrique's 8th title as head coach, a tall
Enrique chasing history
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 5 days ago
Rey. The 2016 Supercopa de España is Enrique's 8th title as head coach, a tally which ranks him third in history behind Johan Cruyff and Pep Guardiola. Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique told fcbarcelona.com: "I feel very fortunate. But it`s all... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
With The Spanish Super Cup In The Bag, Luis Enrique Has Now Won Every Trophy There Is To Win As Barcelona Coachthe Spanish Super Cup. The only two other coaches to complete such a feat duri
With The Spanish Super Cup In The Bag, Luis Enrique Has Now Won Every Trophy There Is To Win As Barcelona Coach
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 5 days ago
the Spanish Super Cup. The only two other coaches to complete such a feat during their respective Barca tenures were Pep Guardiola (2008-2012) and Johan Cruyff (1988-1996). Well played that man. Couldn’t happen to a nicer, more understated... Read more
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soccernews
Luis Enrique hails Arda Turan after Supercopa de Espana winfront.” Luis Enrique became Barcelona’s third-most successful coach following
Luis Enrique hails Arda Turan after Supercopa de Espana win
soccernews / Posted 5 days ago
front.” Luis Enrique became Barcelona’s third-most successful coach following their Supercopa de Espana win – only behind Johan Cruyff and Pep Guardiola – but he was quick to credit the players for his successes. “I feel very fortunate, but it’s... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Barcelona seal Spanish Super Cuphimself to joint-third position in the list of the club's most successful coach
Barcelona seal Spanish Super Cup
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 5 days ago
himself to joint-third position in the list of the club's most successful coaches, behind only Pep Guardiola (14) and Johan Cruyff (11). 2. New Barca signings add depth Overall it was a mixed night for Barcelona's four summer signings, all... Read more
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ESPN FC
Pep Guardiola's style starting to show at Man City after Steaua winCity's all-action, all-purpose style is easy on the eye in a way reminiscent of
Pep Guardiola's style starting to show at Man City after Steaua win
ESPN FC / Posted 6 days ago
City's all-action, all-purpose style is easy on the eye in a way reminiscent of the Dutch 1974 World Cup side led by Johan Cruyff. That team -- built by Rinus Michels -- gave birth to the idea of "Total Football," with versatile players able... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Guardiola's style starting to show at CityCity's all-action, all-purpose style is easy on the eye in a way reminiscent of
Guardiola's style starting to show at City
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
City's all-action, all-purpose style is easy on the eye in a way reminiscent of the Dutch 1974 World Cup side led by Johan Cruyff. That team -- built by Rinus Michels -- gave birth to the idea of "Total Football," with versatile players able... Read more
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Goal.com
Is a goalkeeper playing with his feet really that important?player. That is because an integral component in a Guardiola team is the goalk
Is a goalkeeper playing with his feet really that important?
Goal.com / Posted 7 days ago
player. That is because an integral component in a Guardiola team is the goalkeeper. Pep – schooled in the traditions of Johan Cruyff and a keen student of Gusztav Sebes’s golden Hungary team of the 1950s – has always remained faithful to those... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Who Ate all the PiesTrafford With Astonishing 8-2 Thrashing Photos: Premier League Stars When They
Who Ate all the Pies
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 8 days ago
Trafford With Astonishing 8-2 Thrashing Photos: Premier League Stars When They Were Young Football’s Greatest: Excellent Johan Cruyff Profile (Video) Pies’ Euro 2016 Diary: England’s Opener Against Russia Offers Up The Highlight Of The... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Clash Of The Titans - Guardiola versus MourinhoBarcelona. We all know that arriving at the pinnacle of your sport is not an e
Clash Of The Titans - Guardiola versus Mourinho
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 9 days ago
Barcelona. We all know that arriving at the pinnacle of your sport is not an easy thing to do and as the late, great Johan Cruyff once said, 'Reaching the top isn't easy, but staying at the top is even more difficult.' For me, Pep Guardiola... Read more
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Daily Mail
Messi named in Argentina squad hours after reversing retirementcomes out of...Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza flies into Barcelona to talk...Man
Messi named in Argentina squad hours after reversing retirement
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
comes out of...Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza flies into Barcelona to talk...Manchester City want Pep Guardiola to be their Johan Cruyff....Pep Guardiola joined by Manchester City top dogs at training... Share this article Goalkeepers: Sergio... Read more
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Daily Mail
Joe Hart to be axed for Manchester City opener against Sunderlandin six months, seven months. Now he is a player for us. RELATED ARTICLES Manc
Joe Hart to be axed for Manchester City opener against Sunderland
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
in six months, seven months. Now he is a player for us. RELATED ARTICLES Manchester City want Pep Guardiola to be their Johan Cruyff....Manchester City vs Sunderland: Team news, kick-off time,...John Stones' £47m move to Manchester City has led... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Carragher: Appointing Pep Guardiola is Man City's Johan Cruyff momentof Pep Guardiola could prove a watershed moment in the club's history - likenin
Carragher: Appointing Pep Guardiola is Man City's Johan Cruyff moment
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
of Pep Guardiola could prove a watershed moment in the club's history - likening it to Barcelona's decision entrust Johan Cruyff as boss in 1988. He will take charge of his first game as City boss this afternoon when they host Sunderland in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Manchester City want Pep Guardiola to be their Johan Cruyff. He's out to give a masterclass It is 28 years since Barcelona made the most
Manchester City want Pep Guardiola to be their Johan Cruyff
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
. He's out to give a masterclass It is 28 years since Barcelona made the most significant managerial decision in their history Since 1988, Barcelona have won 41 major trophies, a haul which... Read more
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Goal.com
Kluivert: Premier League will be tough for Tottenham's JanssenTottenham this summer after a brilliant year in the Eredivisie with AZ. The 22
Kluivert: Premier League will be tough for Tottenham's Janssen
Goal.com / Posted 11 days ago
Tottenham this summer after a brilliant year in the Eredivisie with AZ. The 22-year-old smashed 27 league goals to win the Johan Cruyff trophy for the most promising Dutch talent in 2015-16, but Kluivert believes he must be patient as he adapts to... Read more
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give me sport
Xavi names four Manchester City players good enough for BarcelonaHe really hated losing the ball, even as a player. "Those of us who have been
Xavi names four Manchester City players good enough for Barcelona
give me sport / Posted 12 days ago
He really hated losing the ball, even as a player. "Those of us who have been raised at Barcelona, with the ideals that Johan Cruyff brought to the club, have a very clear sense of how to play, an ideal. Pep especially. He is a purist, a... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Manchester United will not regret Januzaj like they did Paul Pogbawas cut short early and went on to make just three cameo appearances for United
Manchester United will not regret Januzaj like they did Paul Pogba
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 days ago
was cut short early and went on to make just three cameo appearances for United in five months. Januzaj, once compared to Johan Cruyff by David Moyes, is due to move to the relegation fodder of Sunderland when once United fans fretted they would... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Who Ate all the Piesa name for Tottenham’s nameless new stadium Top 15 curtain hairstyles in Premi
Who Ate all the Pies
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 12 days ago
a name for Tottenham’s nameless new stadium Top 15 curtain hairstyles in Premier League history On This Day In 1973: Johan Cruyff Finally Makes His Barcelona Debut After Two Months Of Bureaucratic Delays On This Day In 1995: Middlesborough... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Brewin: 10 players unwanted by their clubshas two seasons left on his Liverpool contract. Former United manager Moyes on
Brewin: 10 players unwanted by their clubs
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 13 days ago
has two seasons left on his Liverpool contract. Former United manager Moyes once said that Januzaj reminded him of Johan Cruyff, though the chances of the Belgian international revolutionising European football seem somewhat remote, even if... Read more
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Goal.com
Frank de Boer and Inter - out to restore damaged reputationstheir highest finish in five years in the Italian top flight. The coach’s play
Frank de Boer and Inter - out to restore damaged reputations
Goal.com / Posted 14 days ago
their highest finish in five years in the Italian top flight. The coach’s playing style is very Dutch. He is born of the Johan Cruyff and Louis van Gaal philosophies. With the swapping of positions and devotion to attack his Ajax team displayed... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
Inter confirm De Boer as new coachof the Netherlands national squad between 2008 and 2010, helping them to the fi
Inter confirm De Boer as new coach
forzaitalianfootball / Posted 14 days ago
of the Netherlands national squad between 2008 and 2010, helping them to the final of the World Cup, before he took over at Ajax in the Dutch Eredivisie. De Boer helped I Lancieri win four straight league titles as well as a Johan Cruyff... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Pogba world record transfer, Premier League: Bale, Ronaldo, Figo, Zidane, KakaHarald Nielsen (Denmark) Bologna to Inter Milan 300,000 1968 Pietro Anastasi (
Pogba world record transfer, Premier League: Bale, Ronaldo, Figo, Zidane, Kaka
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
Harald Nielsen (Denmark) Bologna to Inter Milan 300,000 1968 Pietro Anastasi (Italy) Varese to Juventus 500,000 1973 Johan Cruyff (Netherlands) Ajax to Barcelona 922,000 1975 Giuseppe Savoldi (Italy) Bologna to Napoli 1.2m 1976 Paolo Rossi... Read more
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SportsFan
History of football transfer fee recordsHarald Nielsen (Denmark) Bologna to Inter Milan 300,000 1968 Pietro Anastasi (
History of football transfer fee records
SportsFan / Posted 15 days ago
Harald Nielsen (Denmark) Bologna to Inter Milan 300,000 1968 Pietro Anastasi (Italy) Varese to Juventus 500,000 1973 Johan Cruyff (Netherlands) Ajax to Barcelona 922,000 1975 Giuseppe Savoldi (Italy) Bologna to Napoli 1.2m 1976 Paolo Rossi... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mourinho's in a hurry at United but City face playing patience with Guardiolaa club in short-term crisis but with a long-term tactical blueprint in place si
Mourinho's in a hurry at United but City face playing patience with Guardiola
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
a club in short-term crisis but with a long-term tactical blueprint in place since his own playing days as captain under Johan Cruyff - and with Xavi, Andres Iniesta and a young Lionel Messi already in the building. At Bayern Munich in 2013, he... Read more
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caughtoffside
Man Utd star wins 31st title with debut goalfive different countries. Ibrahimovic’s full trophy list is as follows: Ajax:
Man Utd star wins 31st title with debut goal
caughtoffside / Posted 15 days ago
five different countries. Ibrahimovic’s full trophy list is as follows: Ajax: 2 Eredivisie titles, 1 Dutch Cup, 1 Johan Cruyff Shield Juventus: 2 Serie A titles Inter Milan: 3 Serie A titles, 2 Italian Super Cup Barcelona: 1 La Liga... Read more
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Chelsea MAD
Most exciting Premier League season is on the cardsand added fire power with Vincent Janssen from AZ Alkmaar for £18.6m, he scored
Most exciting Premier League season is on the cards
Chelsea MAD / Posted 15 days ago
and added fire power with Vincent Janssen from AZ Alkmaar for £18.6m, he scored 27 goals for AZ and was awarded the 2016 Johan Cruyff Trophy, the Dutch "Talent of the Year" award. It is going to be a great season from the start to the finish in... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Most exciting Premier League season is on the cardsand added fire power with Vincent Janssen from AZ Alkmaar for £18.6m, he scored
Most exciting Premier League season is on the cards
Football.co.uk / Posted 15 days ago
and added fire power with Vincent Janssen from AZ Alkmaar for £18.6m, he scored 27 goals for AZ and was awarded the 2016 Johan Cruyff Trophy, the Dutch "Talent of the Year" award. It is going to be a great season from the start to the finish in... Read more
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forzaitalianfootball
Inter reach agreement with De Boerjoining them at the end of a spell as Netherlands coach, where he won four stra
Inter reach agreement with De Boer
forzaitalianfootball / Posted 15 days ago
joining them at the end of a spell as Netherlands coach, where he won four straight Dutch Eredivisie league titles and the Johan Cruyff Shield. It is De Boer’s first stint in Italy as either player or coach, after spending time with Ajax,... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.combut the quality of soccer was No1. Both as a player and as a trainer, there is
UEFA Champions League - News – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 16 days ago
but the quality of soccer was No1. Both as a player and as a trainer, there is nobody who taught me as much as him." Johan Cruyff, former Ajax and Netherlands forward, later Ajax and Barcelona coach Johan Neeskens scores in the 1974 World... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Paul Pogba set for Manchester United medicalwith a huge price tag there comes pressure to deliver. Of the 20 players to hav
Paul Pogba set for Manchester United medical
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 16 days ago
with a huge price tag there comes pressure to deliver. Of the 20 players to have broken the transfer world record since Johan Cruyff in 1973, only two -- Ruud Gullit (1987) and Zidane (2001) -- can be regarded as midfielders in the vein of... Read more
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ESPN FC
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo defended after Euro 2016 final behaviourthat. None of the great world players would have done something like that. "I
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo defended after Euro 2016 final behaviour
ESPN FC / Posted 18 days ago
that. None of the great world players would have done something like that. "I knew players, great leaders, Pele, Eusebio, [Johan] Cruyff, [Diego] Maradona... Maradona, even with his personality, never did anything like that. I believe that Ronaldo... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Latics Legend Roberto Martinez Named Manager Of Belgiumcan transmit tactical and strategic knowledge to top players, well they have ce
Latics Legend Roberto Martinez Named Manager Of Belgium
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 20 days ago
can transmit tactical and strategic knowledge to top players, well they have certainly got that in Martinez. A disciple of Johan Cruyff, Martinez's style will suit the Belgium squad, free flowing open football with an emphasis on possession, at... Read more
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UEFA News
Belgium's golden generation keeps its lustreWilmots lined up at the Stade Pierre Mauroy were the youngest EURO finals side
Belgium's golden generation keeps its lustre
UEFA News / Posted 20 days ago
Wilmots lined up at the Stade Pierre Mauroy were the youngest EURO finals side since Yugoslavia in 1968. However, as Johan Cruyff once said: "Ieder nadeel heb zijn voordeel." Which translates as every disadvantage has its advantage. Having a... Read more
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The World Game
Socceroos Greats - Where are they now: Adrian Alstonyou ask yourself 'how did we manage to do that?" Tell us about your dribbling
Socceroos Greats - Where are they now: Adrian Alston
The World Game / Posted 21 days ago
you ask yourself 'how did we manage to do that?" Tell us about your dribbling move that later would be immortalised by Johan Cruyff as the 'Cruyff turn'. "I used to do this trick but not very often. I tried it a couple of times in our first... Read more
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Football Talk
Dutch Star Refuses To Rule Out Liverpool Move Amid Reports Of £13m Bidthe running for his signature. When quizzed about a potential move to Liverpool
Dutch Star Refuses To Rule Out Liverpool Move Amid Reports Of £13m Bid
Football Talk / Posted 22 days ago
the running for his signature. When quizzed about a potential move to Liverpool after PSV’s 1-0 win over Feyenoord in the Johan Cruyff Shield on Sunday, Willems is quoted as saying by the Mirror: “There are a number of clubs that have been in... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Reported Liverpool target confirms 'clubs have been in touch'who is close friends with Georginio Wijnaldum, spoke about his future after PSV
Reported Liverpool target confirms 'clubs have been in touch'
TEAMTalk / Posted 22 days ago
who is close friends with Georginio Wijnaldum, spoke about his future after PSV’s 1-0 win over Feyenoord in the Johan Cruyff Shield on Sunday and he refused to rule out a transfer. “There are a number of clubs that have been in touch,”... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dutch ace refuses to rule out Reds move?a number of clubs that have been in touch," Willems told Fox Sports , speaking
Dutch ace refuses to rule out Reds move?
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
a number of clubs that have been in touch," Willems told Fox Sports , speaking after PSV’s 1-0 win over Feyenoord in the Johan Cruyff Shield on Sunday. "We are looking at my options. I don't know whether I will be gone by the time the Eredivisie... Read more
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soccernews
Willems expects PSV exitwindow closes. The 22-year-old made the announcement after playing in his side
Willems expects PSV exit
soccernews / Posted 23 days ago
window closes. The 22-year-old made the announcement after playing in his side’s 1-0 victory over Feyenoord in the Johan Cruyff Shield on Sunday. Willems has been with PSV for five years having joined them from Sparta Rotterdam in August... Read more
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Soccer Way
Willems expects PSV exit window closes. The 22-year-old made the announcement after playing in his side
Willems expects PSV exit
Soccer Way / Posted 23 days ago
window closes. The 22-year-old made the announcement after playing in his side's 1-0 victory over Feyenoord in the Johan Cruyff Shield on Sunday. Willems has been with PSV for five years having joined them from Sparta Rotterdam in August... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
The big Reading FC interview: Brian Tevreden meets Charles WattsAjax took me back as a youth coach were I was until last December when I quit b
The big Reading FC interview: Brian Tevreden meets Charles Watts
Reading Evening Post / Posted 23 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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Daily Mirror
Vincent Janssen reveals why he signed for SpursSpurs splash the cash to secure his services Thirty-one goals in 49 games then
Vincent Janssen reveals why he signed for Spurs
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
Spurs splash the cash to secure his services Thirty-one goals in 49 games then earned him international honours and the Johan Cruyff Trophy for being the Dutch talent of the year. But his departure from AZ was a difficult process. He said: “AZ... Read more
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express
Manchester United's Paul Pogba splurge to spearhead first £1billion transfer windowrecord to sign the Frenchman, who will follow in the footsteps of Gareth Bale a
Manchester United's Paul Pogba splurge to spearhead first £1billion transfer window
express / Posted 24 days ago
record to sign the Frenchman, who will follow in the footsteps of Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane and Johan Cruyff by becoming the most expensive footballer ever. But while Pogba’s price is colossal, it will make up only a... Read more
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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 24 days 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 25 days ago
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 25 days ago
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 26 days ago
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 26 days ago
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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