Jordi Cruyff in a party in China


OFFICIAL: Jordi Cruyff will reinforce Barça from August

Published:3/06/2021 - 13:46h

Updated:3/06/2021 - 18:48h

FC Barcelona confirmed this Thursday that Jordi Cruyff will from now on be a member of the Barça team's technical secretariat. The Dutchman has been playing for months, but so far it has not been possible to make official

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After months trying ficharle, Joan Laporta at last has achieved that Jordi Cruyff firm like new worker of the FC Barcelona. The Dutch carried sounding from before the elections and was the big aim of the president for the sportive direction. But it has cost more than the expected achieve his "himself" definite, that has finished confirming this Thursday after a meeting between all the parts.

In the official communiqué, the Catalans confirmed that the one of Ámsterdam will join to the entity from 1 August, that will be when it finalise his commitment with the Shenzen FC. "The FC Barcelona communicates that Jordi Cruyff will link to the organisation chart of the area of football from the next 1 August", indicated, without desvelar which will be exactly his place further that it will be in the "area of football"

It does only some weeks commented that the son of the mythical Johan Cruyff was not by the work to leave of China. The Chinese team paid him very well and his idea was to fulfil his agreement until December, as it commissioned to leave fall in his moment. "Already it will see . Now I am very centred in my work in the Shenzen", said then. Nevertheless, finally it has changed of opinion and has decided to leave his work there.

The Dutch has achieved desvincularse of the Asian group, renouncing to what subtracts him of wage. In the Barcelona will win less, but has not wanted to leave happen the opportunity to be important in the organisation chart barcelonista. In principle, it will be a voice stood out in the area futbolística and will be a species of speaker between the trainer and the own sportive direction.

Cruyff Could finish in the bench of the Barça

However, a near journalist to the Barça, José Álvarez, of the 'Chiringuito of Jugones', has ensured that Laporta has plans of future with Cruyff. It seems that if Ronald Koeman does not convince of the all the course that comes, the idea of the club would be to plant like substitute to Jordi, that carries training from 2017. Although it does not have too much experience, the Barcelona mandator believes in him and in his philosophy, that inspires in the one of his father.

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