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The Total Football of 1974 Netherlands
Teams like the 1974 Netherlands World Cup side don't come around often. In fact, they won't come around ever again. This team embodied uniqueness and creativity in a way that no other team, club or country, has even approached. The Dutch didn't have much of a footballing history before these guys, but after? In '74 and '78 they went to the World Cup final, only to fall just short each time.
In the '74 World Cup in Germany, the Dutch unleashed their Total Football machine on an unsuspecting group of national teams. Guided by the genius of manager Rinus Michels and his once-in-a-generation star Johan Cruyff, the Netherlands played with flair, efficiency, and intelligence. In our History's Greatest Teams series, we remember the brilliance of Total Football and the legacy that remains today... [read the rest!]