02 May 2012

[Ex player & coach] Cruyff, "Guardiola has done well"

The founder of the Dream Team and the man who inspired Pep considered successful azulgrana coach's decision.

Johan Cruyff, the legendary player and azulgrana coach, current director of Chivas Guadalajara of Mexico, publicly endorsed the decision taken by Pep Guardiola not to continue as coach of FC Barcelona when the current season.

Speaking to Cadena COPE, Cruyff said: "Guardiola has been successful in making this decision" because the work he has performed for four years, "consuming". The Dutchman said that during this period Pep "has done extremely well and now to continue must be equal." According to Cruyff, who said he knew the intentions of Guardiola, "is that it has taken this decision and must be respected."

Regarding Tito Vilanova said it was "the house has been raised here and has major bases, but you have to see how it goes ..." He also said that "Barça have to put a high note because it has reached the last week with options on all fronts. "On the future of Guardiola, Cruyff is clear that "Pep will return, although Barça there are many objections and in football it is never known...". (via SPORT)