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Pep Guardiola: “Johan Cruyff is the greatest manager in football history”

Manchester City head coach Pep Guardiola has said, that he believes Johan Cruyff is the greatest coach in football history.

“All the people thinking about the best manager by talking about how many prizes or titles you’ve got, that is a huge mistake. It matters how they influence a new generation and their players,” he told reporters.

“The influence of Johan is outstanding, amazing, huge. We tried to follow what he taught us. It’s not comparable for another one, because he’s special.

“The best managers win lots of titles by being in a big club with big players. When you’re training Barcelona, Madrid, Juventus, you’re going to win the titles, that’s for sure. Not all the trainers, managers, make this influence he had with all of us.”