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Commemorative coin for Johan Cruyff

Commemorative coin for Johan Cruyff

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Johan Cruyff will receive a commemorative coin. The so-called Johan Cruyff Vijfje by the Royal Dutch Mint struck on 20 september, during the open day of the Cruyff Foundation.

The footballer died last year from the effects of cancer. He would be in 2017 seventy years.

“The family considers it an honor that there is a commemorative coin and that this to a for Johan precious day is captured,” said Carole Thate of the foundation on behalf of the family Cruijff.

The Johan Cruyff Vijfje is part of a new series of commemorative coins with sporticonen. It is a legal tender in the Netherlands.

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