The Dutch legend had served as an advisor to the historic Mexican club since February, but didn't see out a year before the Goats dumped him.
Under the former Barca player and coach, Chivas hired fellow Dutchman John van't Schip and installed a natural grass field. The Goats finished eighth in Liga MX, crashing out in the first round of the playoffs, and didn't make it out of the group stages of the CONCACAF Champions League.
"The coaching staff will not be changed," Chivas said in a statement.
In November, Chivas owner Jorge Vergara said that Cruyff would assist in the coaching search for MLS club Chivas USA. In the same press conference, he estimated that an announcement would come within 10 days. Nearly a month later, Chivas USA still does not have a coach.
Chivas Guadalajara has the most titles in Mexico, with 11.
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