Dutch giants Ajax are planning to rename their stadium after Johan Cruyff.
The club announced the decision on what would have been the former Ajax, Barcelona and Netherlands great's 70th birthday. Cruyff, who won three European Cups during his playing days with Ajax, died in March 2016 after losing his battle with lung cancer.
A club statement on Tuesday confirmed the intention to change the name of the Amsterdam ArenA to the Johan Cruijff Arena -- using the Dutch spelling.
"The board of the Amsterdam...