• “I Am A Manager Today Because Of Cruyff” – Guardiola Says

    “I Am A Manager Today Because Of Cruyff” – Guardiola Says

    Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has said his success as a manager, is down to the things he learnt from the late Johan Cruyff at Barcelona.

    The Spaniard is widely acknowledged as one of the best coaches in world football and has won 21 trophies during his time at Barca and Bayern Munich.

    Guardiola, who was almost sold by the Catalan club until Cruyff intervened, says the education he received under the Dutchman who died in March this year, laid the foundations […]

  • Johan Cruyff would support Man City if he was alive – Jordi Cruyff

    Johan Cruyff would support Man City if he was alive – Jordi Cruyff

    Barcelona and Ajax legend Johan Cruyff would be a Manchester City fan if he was still alive, according to his son Jordi.

    City are now managed by Pep Guardiola, who worked under the Netherlands great for eight years at Barca.

    Guardiola described Cruyff, who died in March, as the “most influential person” in the history of football, and says he would not have gone onto manage Barca, Bayern Munich and City had it not been for the influence of the Dutchman.

    Cruyff’s son […]