Dutch television serie with a true historical character. The VPRO presents Johan, about the life of the country's greatest ever football player Johan Cruyff. The series tells the ups and downs of the football career and personal life of the legendary number 14.
Johan discovers the two great loves in his life: football and Danny. But is there room in his life for both of them, when Danny makes it clear that she do not love football? What sacrifices can bring Johan and what sacrifices he dares to ask? Does everything ends in a fight?
Johan will be welcomed, to his great surprise, as a hero in Barcelona and catapulted to the figurehead for the fight against Franco. Can Johan see in time that his family can be drawn into a fight for freedom, or is he blinded by the fight for the world title?
Is the bitter defeat in what a glorious farewell match should have been an omen? While Johan and Danny are in a business adventure, his brother Henny is trying to put them up against Danny's father. How can this otherwise result than in a clash in the family?