Pep Guardiola is currently savoring the success of being a Premier League champion for the first time and he has done it in some style. And his style of football has received massive accolades from all over the footballing world and the man himself has hailed Johan Cryuff on several occasions for bringing revolution in football playing style.
As a player, Pep was Regarded as one of the best players of his generation. He was a creative and technically gifted midfielder who usually played in a deep-lying play-making role as a defensive midfielder. He spent the majority of his career with Barcelona, being an integral part of Johan Cruyff's "Dream Team" that won the club's first European Cup. He has learnt a lot of things from his role model.
Jordi Cryuff, Johan's son recently talked about Pep and the influence his father had on him.