Catalonia independence dispute reaches
Business MirrorCatalonia independence dispute reaches Spain's national teamBusiness Mirror... went ahead with its intention to declare independence unilaterally. A Catalonia national team has played in occasional friendly matches, including against powerhouses Argentina and Brazil. At one point it was coached by the late Dutch great Johan ...and more »
Posted on 5 October 2017 | 9:13 am
Argentina Vs Peru: All the nicknames to know
Economic TimesArgentina Vs Peru: All the nicknames to know before the big gameEconomic TimesPoetic epithets have played no small part in the romance of football. Pele was the Black Pearl. Maradona was El Pibe de Oro (The Golden Boy). Johan Cruyff was The Flying Dutchman. Nicknames will once again be conspicuous on Friday morning, when ...and more »
Posted on 4 October 2017 | 10:20 pm
The unofficial Catalonia national football
SportskeedaThe unofficial Catalonia national football teamSportskeedaThe team continued to play during General Franco's regime despite the dictator's restrictions on all things Catalonia. Various world-class players such as the legendary Johan Cruyff and Dutch teammate Johan Neeskens and Real Madrid legend Alfredo Di ...Dispute over Catalonia's push for independence reaches Spain's national teamToronto Starall 5,934 news articles »
Posted on 3 October 2017 | 8:58 pm
Bosz eyes further improvements following
Bundesliga - official websiteBosz eyes further improvements following breathtaking start to his Dortmund reignBundesliga - official websiteA student and huge fan of his fallen compatriot Johan Cruyff, Bosz feels honoured to continue the legacy of one of the game's all-time greats, with whom he felt privileged to spend time with. Bosz remains a great admirer of former Dutch playing star ...and more »
Posted on 2 October 2017 | 7:46 am
Dennis Bergkamp, One-on-One: "I never
FourFourTwoDennis Bergkamp, One-on-One: "I never expected to be at Arsenal for 11 years"FourFourTwoAt Ajax, Johan Cruyff was the first-team coach. One evening he came to our training ground and took a session – that was really intimidating. A big name like that coaching 12-year-olds! But he talked to me in a very relaxing way: "Just play your game ...
Posted on 25 September 2017 | 8:21 am
Beachcomber: 98 years old an d STILL
“Yes,” said the bear, “I did know that. I also know that the JC phenomenon is not confined to the UK, as I am sure the French fish man Jacques Cousteau and the Dutch footballer Johann Cruyff would agree, nor is it restricted to people, as Jaffa ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 9:12 am
Hansen's kids barb & Pele's African
Johann Cruyff | "Barcelona are favourites. We're more complete, competitive and experienced than [in the 1992 final] at Wembley. Milan are nothing out of this world. They base their game on defence, we base ours on attack." | Arrogantly predicting the ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 11:30 pm
Cruyff: €80m for Pogba is absurd
Barcelona legend Johann Cruyff has branded the €80 million fee reportedly rejected by Juventus for Paul Pogba "absurd". The midfielder, 21, has been one of the most highly-sought players in the world this summer, with Barca among a crowd of cash-rich ...
Posted on 14 July 2015 | 4:47 am
Xavi: The greatest midfielder of a
Johann Cruyff Pep Guardiola’s 2008-12 spell in charge of Barcelona was when Xavi truly excelled and won the bulk of his trophies. He translated his manager’s demands and ideas into spellbinding performances on the pitch, managing to record 100 per cent ...
Posted on 20 May 2015 | 9:00 am
Gossip column: Messi, Shaqiri, Newcastle,
(Chronicle) Johann Cruyff has told Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal ... while his girlfriend followed the Blues on Twitter. It would appear ex-Newcastle forward Hatem Ben Arfa is glad to be back in France. After signing an 18-month deal at Nice ...
Posted on 5 January 2015 | 3:54 pm