Johan Cruyff

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Johan Cruyff
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Personal information
Full name Hendrik Johannes Cruijff
Date of birth (1947-04-25)25 April 1947
Place of birth Amsterdam, Netherlands
Date of death 24 March 2016 (aged 68)
Place of death Barcelona, Spain
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1959-1964 Ajax
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1964-1973
1973-1978
1979
1980
1981
1981
1981-1983
1983-1984
Ajax
Barcelona
Los Angeles Aztecs
Washington Diplomats
Levante
Washington Diplomats
Ajax
Feyenoord Rotterdam
National team
1966-1977 Netherlands
Teams managed
1986-1988
1988-1996
Ajax
Barcelona
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Johan Cruyff (25 April 1947 - 24 March 2016) was a Dutch football player and manager. He played for Netherlands national team.

Cruyff died of lung cancer. His son is football manager Jordi Cruyff. He is regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time.[2][3]

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club performance League CupContinentalTotal
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
NetherlandsLeague KNVB Cup EuropeTotal
1964/65 Ajax Eredivisie 10 4 0 0 0 0 10 4
1965/66 19 16 4 9 0 0 23 25
1966/67 30 33 5 5 6 3 41 41
1967/68 33 25 5 6 3 2 41 33
1968/69 29 24 3 3 10 6 42 33
1969/70 33 23 5 6 8 4 46 33
1970/71 25 21 6 5 6 1 37 27
1971/72 32 25 4 3 9 5 45 33
1972/73 26 16 0 0 6 3 32 19
1973/74 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 3
SpainLeague Copa del Rey EuropeTotal
1973/74 Barcelona La Liga 26 16 0 0 0 0 26 16
1974/75 30 7 0 0 8 0 38 7
1975/76 29 6 0 0 9 2 38 8
1976/77 30 14 0 0 7 5 37 19
1977/78 28 5 7 1 10 5 45 11
United StatesLeague Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup North AmericaTotal
1979 Los Angeles Aztecs NASL 27 16 - - 27 16
1980 Washington Diplomats NASL 27 10 - - 27 10
SpainLeague Copa del Rey EuropeTotal
1980/81 Levante Segunda División 10 2 0 0 0 0 10 2
United StatesLeague Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup North AmericaTotal
1981 Washington Diplomats NASL 5 2 - - 5 2
NetherlandsLeague KNVB Cup EuropeTotal
1981/82 Ajax Eredivisie 15 7 1 0 0 0 16 7
1982/83 21 7 7 2 2 0 30 9
1983/84 Feyenoord Rotterdam Eredivisie 33 11 7 1 4 1 44 13
Country Netherlands 308 215 48 40 54 25 410 280
Spain 153 50 7 1 34 12 184 63
United States 59 28 - - 59 28
Total 520 293 55 41 88 37 663 371

International career statistics[change | change source]

[4]

Netherlands national team
YearAppsGoals
1966 2 1
1967 3 1
1968 1 0
1969 3 1
1970 2 2
1971 4 6
1972 5 5
1973 6 6
1974 12 8
1975 2 0
1976 4 2
1977 4 1
Total 48 33

References[change | change source]

  1. https://www.famousbirthsdeaths.com/johan-cruyff-bio-net-worth-facts/
  2. [1]
  3. [2]
  4. "Johan Cruijff - Goals in International Matches". www.rsssf.com.