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Jordi Cruyff Gets New Barcelona Appointment

Barcelona has gone a step higher in bringing their former players back to the team as they have brought back their former midfielder Jordi Cruyff. The club gave the former player a very “strategic role” in the club. He was appointed to be advising the club on football matters.

Jordi Cruyff Returns to Barcelona

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Jordi Cruyff was played for the Spanish side between 1994 to 1996 and he is the son of one of the legends of the club Jonan Cruyff. The 47-year-old was happy with the appointment as he said: “This is a club that is very special for me and my family. The motivation is enormous. To come back is kind of like coming home”

Jordi Cruyff was managing a club side in the Chinese Super League side Shenzhen FC before he was given the appointment. He is the latest addition to the club after the signing of Brazilian right-back Emerson Royal from Real Betis. Speaking on his appointment, Barcelona said Cruyff’s arrival on 1 August is part of the new organisational structure being created at the Nou Camp by president Joan Laporta.

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