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Barcelona To Honour Johan Cruyff By Naming Stadium After Him

announced decision to pay tribute to Johan Cruyff, including naming a ground in the honour of the Dutchman.

Cruyff is regarded as one of all-time greats and is a true Blaugrana legend, having worked wonders both as a player and as a coach during his time at the club.

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Johan Cruyff passed away at the age of 88 and the club are planning a series of tributes to the great.

Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu announced that the new stadium at the clubs training complex will be named after Cruyff.

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“The future stadium at the Ciutat Esportiva will be named after Johan Cruyff,” he declared. “The Club will also promote the creation of a commemorative statue in honour of Cruyff, which will be placed in the future

“We will also dedicate a section of the FC Barcelona Museum to recognize the figure and history of Cruyff.”

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Barca also announced that the museum will also have the Ballon d’Or he won in 1974 and a jersey he wore during his time as a player.

The club have also urged the town council to recognize the player in the City Center for his accomplishments and achievements.

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