Netherlands great Johan Cruyff dies of cancer aged 68


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bbc.com/sport/football/35892775

Netherlands footballing great Johan Cruyff has died of cancer aged 68.

Cruyff, who made his name as a forward with Ajax and Barcelona, won the Ballon d’Or three times.

Regarded as one the greatest players of all time, he won three consecutive European Cups with Ajax and went on to manage Barcelona to their first European Cup triumph in 1992.

Cruyff helped his country reach the World Cup final in 1974, where they lost to West Germany.


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Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord.
And let the perpetual light shine upon them.

And may the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.

Amen.


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Praying for the repose of his soul & for his family.


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