Ajax's Johan Cruyff resigns
AMSTERDAM -- Ajax says Johan Cruyff has resigned as a board member but will take on a new, unspecified position at the Amsterdam soccer club where he can carry out his vision for reforms.
Cruyff has been at the center of a long-running feud among the Dutch club's leadership. Cruyff won a court battle in February overturning the appointment of Louis van Gaal as CEO by other board members against Cruyff's wishes. Cruyff resigned Tuesday with an agreement in place for choosing a new board.
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