Earlier today, football world lost one of its greatest players when Johan Cruyff passed away after a long-hard battle against cancer.
Former Barcelona and Netherlands legend was always regarded as a player who was way ahead of his time. His concept of total football is still in effect with Barcelona and now Bayern Munich playing as per Cruyff’s vision.
As expected, twitter was filled with over flowing sentiments from fans of all the clubs because players like Cruyff are loved by every football fan regardless of the club they support.
We selected some of the best tweets as twittersphere celebrated the life of Dutch legend Johan Cruyff who revolutionized the game of football before anyone even realizing it.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) March 24, 2016
Rest in peace Johan Cruyff. Football has lost a legend. pic.twitter.com/cSDkxBJ8zn
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) March 24, 2016
Rest in peace, Johan Cruyff. pic.twitter.com/hdsems6j5g
— Liverpool FC (@LFC) March 24, 2016
Johan Cruyff. Rest in Peace. pic.twitter.com/GF11q40ZrT
— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) March 24, 2016
— AFC Ajax (@AFCAjax) March 24, 2016
It is very sad news that the great Johan Cruyff has passed away.I say great because in all facets of the game he was.Pele was no1Johan no 2.
— Franny Lee (@FrannyLee7) March 24, 2016
Rest in peace Johan Cruyff, truly a revolutionary player way ahead of his time, thoughts are with him loved ones. pic.twitter.com/XYjAZUwxKc
— Luke (@DesignedByLuke) March 24, 2016
— Iain Reid (@iainreiddesign) March 24, 2016