Watch: Barcelona fans pay tribute to Johan Cruyff

Saturday April 2nd, 2016

Barcelona fans paid tribute to the late Johan Cruyff before Saturday's El Clasico against Real Madrid at Camp Nou.

Cruyff died of lung cancer on March 24 at the age of 68. He was diagnosed with the cancer in October.

A three-time Ballon d’Or winner, Cruyff won three straight European Cups with Ajax, while also playing for the Dutch national team and Barcelona. He retired from soccer in 1978 and later managed Barcelona to its first European Cup victory in 1992.

Watch the fans create a stadium-wide tifo of a No. 14 Barcelona jersey with "Gracies Johan" spelled out.

The team also played this tribute video before the game:

And fans applauded for Cruyff from 14:00-15:00 to cap the tribute:

Barcelona is also wearing a special uniform for the game.

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