Football Legend Johan Cruyff Dies Of Lung Cancer

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Johan Cruyff Dies Of Lung Cancer – Dutch football legend Johan Cruyff has passed on at the age of 68 after a battle with lung cancer.

Johan Cruyff Dies Of Lung Cancer
Johan Cruyff Dies Of Lung Cancer

A statement on his personal website reads: “On March 24 2016 Johan Cruyff (68) died peacefully in Barcelona, surrounded by his family after a hard fought battle with cancer. It’s with great sadness that we ask you to respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief.”

Dutch Legend Johann Cruyff Diagnosed With Lung Cancer

Cruyff achieved fame and success both as a player and manager. He played for Ajax, Barcelona and Feyenoord, winning 10 league titles and scoring over 360 goals. As a manager, he also led Ajax and Barcelona to multiple trophies.

Cruyff won the Ballon D’Or 3 times, and was named in the FIFA 100 and World’s Greatest XI of all time.

Rest in peace, Johan Cruyff.



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