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Johan Cruyff


Dutch midfielder and ahead who was one of the better players in the 1970s, being successful multiple little league and Western championships. He became a member of the Ajax youngsters program in 1957. He received three European Mugs and was called Western Footballer of the entire year 3 x while using Ajax. He fathered three kids along with his wife of over 40 years, Danny. He completed second behind Pele within the International Federation of Soccer History and Figures World Player from the Century poll.

Quick Facts

Full Name Johan Cruyff
Date Of Birth April 25, 1947
Died March 24, 2016, Barcelona, Spain
Place Of Birth Amsterdam, Netherlands
Height 1.8 m
Weight 78 kg
Profession Soccer Player
Nationality Dutch
Spouse Danny Coster
Children Jordi Cruyff, Susila Cruyff, Chantal Cruyff
Parents Petronella Bernarda Draaijer, Hermanus Cornelis Cruijff
Siblings Henny Cruijff
Awards Ballon d'Or, European Golden Shoe, Dutch Footballer of the Year, Dutch Sportsman of the year, Onze d'Or, Milliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year, Laureus World Sports Award for Spirit of Sport, Laureus World Sports Award for Lifetime Achievement
Movies Messi
Star Sign Taurus

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1Living in Barcelona in Spain. Very active with his foundation, writing an sportscolumn in de Telegraaf (dutch newspaper).
2Amsterdam, Netherlands: One of the four members of the supervisory board of AFC Ajax. [October 2011]
3A few years ago he founded "The Johan Cruijff Foundation", which is a foundation that stimulates soccer for children and there are even "Johan Cruijff's Soccer-courts", spread out in the Netherlands.
4In Nijmegen, Netherlands, there is a Johan Cruijff College.
5Between 1966 and 1977, he played 48 matches for the Dutch national soccer team in which he scored 33 goals.
6Invented a soccer-playing philosophy known as "Total Football".
7Has three children with Cruyff: son Jordi Cruyff and daughters Chantal and Susila.



Crackòvia2016TV Series grateful acknowledgment - 1 episode



Barça Dreams2015DocumentaryHimself
Divendres2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
L'últim partit. 40 anys de Johan Cruyff a Catalunya2014DocumentaryHimself
RTL Late Night2013TV SeriesHimself
Pauw & Witteman2011TV SeriesHimself
De wereld draait door2006-2011TV SeriesHimself
Pownews2011TV SeriesHimself
Buenafuente2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Football's Greatest2010TV SeriesHimself
La Marató 20072007TV SpecialHimself
Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos2006DocumentaryHimself
FIFA World Cup 2006: Final Draw2005TV MovieHimself
180°2005TV SeriesHimself
Johan Cruijff - En un momento dado2004DocumentaryHimself
A contracorrent2003TV SeriesHimself
Estudio estadio2002TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Water: The Drop of Life2000TV Series documentaryHimself
Barend en Van Dorp1999TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Vanuit Barcelona
Lo + plus1997TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Tal como somos1996TV SeriesHimself - Guest
VVCS profvoetbal gala1996TV MovieHimself
Una liga de película1995TV MovieHimself
Fútbol: Amistoso a beneficio de Unicef1995TV MovieHimself
Queridísimos 931993TV MovieHimself
Un tomb per la vida1993TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Michael Laudrup - en fodboldspiller1993DocumentaryHimself - Coach, FC Barcelona
Bon dia, Catalunya1993TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Tal cual1993TV SeriesHimself - Guest
La Marató de TV31992TV SpecialHimself
Fantàstic1992TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Eusébio: Um jogador de todos os tempos1992DocumentaryHimself - Interviewed
La barberia1991TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Atac i gol1991TV SeriesHimself
Tariro, tariro1989TV SeriesHimself - Guest
De staat van Oranje1988VideoHimself
Àngel Casas Show1984TV SeriesHimself - Guest
TROS TV Show1982TV Series documentaryHimself - Guest
Il profeta del gol1976DocumentaryHimself
Futebol Total1974DocumentaryHimself
X FIFA World Cup 19741974TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - Holland
Nummer 14 Johan Cruijff1973DocumentaryHimself
Opportunity Knocks1973TV SeriesHimself
Studio Sport1969TV SeriesHimself
Retour Madrid1967ShortHimself - Ajax player

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

2016: Famous Faces We've Lost2017Video shortHimself
Els dies clau2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Looking for Barcelona2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
¿Donde estabas tú en los 70?2012TV MovieHimself
Memòries de la tele2007-2011TV SeriesHimself
Pownews2011TV SeriesHimself
50 años de2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
Banda sonora2008TV SeriesHimself
Catalunya.cat2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
1 quart de 32008TV SeriesHimself
Ik hou van Holland2008TV SeriesHimself (segment "of WK 74")
La rentadora2006-2007TV SeriesHimself
La tele de tu vida2007TV SeriesHimself
Colors en sèrie2007TV SeriesHimself
Cuéntame2006TV SeriesHimself
80s2005TV Series documentaryHimself
The Story of Football2002Video documentaryHimself
Temps de silenci2002TV SeriesHimself
Match of the Seventies1996TV SeriesHimself
Liverpool in Europe: The Official History1991VideoHimself - Striker: Ajax
20 Jahre Fußball WM1990Video documentaryHimself
Greatest Goals1987VideoHimself - Holland Player

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