Iniesta celebrates Johan Cruyff stadium inauguration from Japan
- The new arena was inaugurated on Tuesday and will host youth sides' and Women's team's games.
- Iniesta writes on Twitter: "What better name for the new stadium than a reference point like Johan Cruyff."
Andres Iniesta proves he keeps in touch with his former club despite being far away from the city of Barcelona. The iconic midfielder dedicates a special message on his personal Twitter account to the opening of the brand new stadium which bears Johan Cruyff's name.
The Johan Cruyff arena was inaugurated on Tuesday with a friendly game between Ajax and Barcelona youth sides. This stadium will replace the Mini Estadi which was used for the Barcelona B, Barca U19 and Women's teams.
Iniesta writes on Twitter: "What better name for the new stadium than a reference point like Johan Cruyff. A special day for Barcelonismo and a pitch to be able to enjoy La Masia's talent at."
Iniesta has been in Japan for more than a year. He joined Vissel Kobe in the summer of 2018. He is currently the new club's captain.
Here you can read more about Vissel Kobe and their brand goal to become the Japanese Barcelona.