Hendrik Johannes Cruijff

Hendrik Johannes Cruijff wiki Hendrik Johannes Cruijff OON (Dutch: [ˈjoːɦɑn ˈkrœyf], 25 April 1947 – 24 March 2016), known as Johan Cruyff, was a Dutch professional football player and coach. As a player he won the Ballon d’Or three times, in 1971, 1973 and 1974. Cruyff was one of the most famous exponents of the football philosophy…

China Soccer $$$

Reuters/Ibrahem AlomariA Chinese fan. Originally posted at businessinsider.com by Elena Holodny China Soccer $$$ China wants to get awesome at soccer, and that means big bucks for a handful of companies! Despite the fact that China’s population currently stands around 1.3 billion (roughly 20% of the earth’s population), its men’s soccer team currently ranks at a…

Italy vs. Uruguay: Prandelli's Tactical Adjustments Ruined by Marchisio Red Card

Originally posted by thebleachreport.com Sent by Anthony Gismondi (Coach @AnthonyGismondi) What a great breakdown of the game from a tactical perspective! Thanks G-Money! ___________________________________________ By Sam Tighe, World Football Tactics Lead Writer Jun 24, 2014 Clive Rose/Getty Images  Uruguay propelled themselves into the knockout stages of the FIFA World Cup 2014 on Tuesday by beating Italy 1-0. The Azzurri…