The Messi-Maradona Comparison “Is Absurd,” According To Johan Cruyff

By Geraldine Cook
March 30, 2010

The recently designated honorary president of the Barcelona soccer team, Dutchman Johan Cruyff, said Monday in his weekly column in the daily El Periódico that the position is “an honor” and affirmed that the comparison between Lionel Messi and Diego Maradona is “absurd.”