Barcelona, March 24 (IANS) Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta on Thursday mourned the death of Dutch football legend Johan Cruyff.
“A sad day. A legend and a key person for Barca and for football leaves us. Condolences to his family,” Iniesta said.
Cruyff died after a hard-fought battle with cancer on Thursday aged 68.
Johan Cruyff’s official website also posted “On March 24 2016, Johan Cruyff (68) died peacefully in Barcelona, surrounded by his family after a hard-fought battle with cancer. It’s with great sadness that we ask you to respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief.”