- Date of Birth: 25 April 1947
- Birthplace: Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
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This season’s Champions League has seen plenty of shocks and amazing comebacks, not least in both of the semi-finals. Will Tottenham Hotspur win their first Champions League title? Or will Liverpool get over the heartache of finishing as runners-up last season?
The fall of the Netherlands football team has been a rather quick and surprising one to most. However, further analysis into the roots of one of the great football nations shows that it was a matter of time before this happened.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has contradicted Johan Cruyff, who believes Barcelona should give a thought to selling Lionel Messi, since they have already secured the services of Neymar.
As Barcelona have completed the signing of Neymar from Santos, the Dutch Legend and former Barça player Johan Cruyff believes Barcelona should consider selling Lionel Messi.
Real Madrid boss Bernd Schuster has admitted that he would consider a move for Ajax striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar from Ajax. The player has taken the captain's armband at the Dutch side, and Real Madrid are considering a move for the striker, estimated to be around £12 million.
Ajax and Holland legend Johan Cruyff looks set to be ready to make a return to the Dutch giants in a technical role capacity. The player has been out of work for some time.
Holland and Barcelona legend Johan Cruyff has said that he has never suggested that he hoped Jose Mourinho would take charge of Barcelona instead of current boss Frank Rijkaard.
Alfonso Alves of Heerenveen has been voted player of the year in Holland. The Brazilian striker notched 34 goals in 31 games and had been the subject of summer interest from Middlesbrough.