Where are they now? Cruyff's legendary Barcelona Dream Team, 1991/92

Cruyff's Dream Team

Greg Lea remembers the most-used XI that won La Liga and the Catalans' first European Cup in 1991/92

Andoni Zubizarreta

The 126-time Spain international kept 22 clean sheets in all competitions that year, including five straight shut-outs in Barcelona’s final few fixtures of the league campaign

Zubizarreta was ever-present during Barcelona’s highly successful 1991/92 campaign, playing every minute of every game on the road to glory in both La Liga and the European Cup. The 126-time Spain international kept 22 clean sheets in all competitions that year, including five straight shut-outs in Barcelona’s final few fixtures of the league campaign – as a result, Johan Cruyff’s side won each of those matches and pipped Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid to the title.

Zubizarreta spent four seasons at Valencia after leaving Catalonia in 1998, before becoming Barça’s director of football in 2010. He left that role five years later and is currently Marseille’s sporting director.

Andoni Zubizarreta

Zubizarreta was involved in Marseille's re-signing of Dimitri Payet in January

Ronald Koeman

He returned to Camp Nou as Louis van Gaal’s assistant and has since taken charge of Vitesse, Ajax, Benfica, PSV, Valencia, AZ, Feyenoord, Southampton and Everton

Set-piece specialist Koeman scored the goal that won Barcelona their first ever European Cup, driving a free-kick past Sampdoria goalkeeper Gianluca Pagliuca with just over eight minutes of extra-time left to play. It was one of 17 strikes he managed that year, 16 of which came in 35 La Liga appearances – a frankly astonishing return for a player who spent most of his time as a sweeper.  

Koeman left Barcelona for Feyenoord in 1995, before hanging up his boots two years later. He then returned to Camp Nou as Louis van Gaal’s assistant and has since taken charge of Vitesse, Ajax, Benfica, PSV, Valencia, AZ, Feyenoord, Southampton and current club Everton.

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