Was Cruyff better than Maradona?

Personally I think it’s Cruijff because as he himself proclaimed, “football is played mostly with your head” and no one had a better footballing brain than him, except maybe his mentor. However if you preferred Maradona over Cruijff, I wouldn’t argue with you either. Those two are top 3 of all time for me, I think.

How do you praise a soccer player?

Some Compliments To Post On Social Media

  1. You gave your best and we are proud of you.
  2. Our champions are back on the ground!
  3. Kudos to your team spirit and hard work.
  4. You didn’t give 100% but 200%.
  5. Our tiger is back to roar again.
  6. Cheers, mate!
  7. Come on lads, just one more goal.
  8. Don’t be a spoilsport, you are a champ!

What did Cruyff say about Ballon d Or?

Ajax legend Johan Cruyff slammed the voters’ decision to award Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo the 2014 Ballon d’Or in a column he wrote on Monday, saying he thinks it’s “absurd” more deserving players were overlooked.

What did Cruyff said about Ballon d Or?

Everybody votes for their own man. Things should make sense in making one decision or another. It isn’t like that now. Therefore, we have to accept it for what it is, and then just do whatever we want”, said Cruyff.

What did Johan Cruyff say about English football?

Johan Cruyff “The romance of English football is fantastic, but it has lost its identity under the influence of other cultures.”- Johan Cruyff “When I was playing in the Ajax youth teams – when I was, say, 14, 15 – you started to get all those international youth tournaments. All those English teams came.

What are Johan Cruyff’s best quotes?

Johan Cruyff’s best quotes: The game-changing wisdom of a true football legend The world of football is in mourning following the death of Dutch football legend Johan Cruyff. Johan Cruyff in 1996, shortly after leaving Barcelona Image credit: Reuters Advertisement

What are some of Cruff’s best quotes?

As we mark the fifth anniversary of Cruff’s death, here are 20 of the great man’s best quotes… ”Playing football is very simple, but playing simple football is the hardest thing there is.”