Dutch soccer legend Cruyff dies at 68

Soccer Mar 24, 2016

Dutch soccer legend Cruyff dies at 68

Dutch soccer great Johan Cruyff, who revolutionized the game with the concept of "Total Football," has died. He was 68. Family spokeswoman Carole Thate confirmed to The Associated Press that Cruyff had died. Joaquin Munoz of the Cruyff Foundation in Barcelona said he died as ...

Soccer Feb 13, 2016

Curyff keeps positive outlook in fight against lung cancer

Dutch soccer great Johan Cruyff announced Saturday that he is "2-0 up in the first half" and confident he will go on to win his battle against lung cancer. The former Ajax, Barcelona and Netherlands star, a smoker during his playing days and until undergoing ...

Soccer Nov 20, 2015

Cruyff vows to conquer cancer

Dutch soccer great Johan Cruyff is confident he will come out on top in his battle against cancer. Less than a month after it was disclosed that he has lung cancer, Cruyff said he is "confident that everything will be all right." He said Wednesday he ...

Dutch legend Cruyff diagnosed with lung cancer

Soccer Oct 23, 2015

Dutch legend Cruyff diagnosed with lung cancer

Dutch soccer great Johan Cruyff, regarded as one of the world's greatest-ever players, has been diagnosed with lung cancer his management team said on Thursday, as messages of support continued to pour in. "In the last few weeks Johan Cruyff has undergone medical tests at ...