Category Archives: Tito Vilanova

Preview: FC Barcelona vs Getafe (game 36 liga 2013/14)

It’s been a tough week at Can Barça. The loss of Tito Vilanova has obviously left a mood of sadness at the club which hasn’t been helped by watching the Champions League semi-finals from the sidelines. Rumours abound about possible … Continue reading

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Fins Sempre Tito

I am still stunned by the tragic news that Tito Vilanova lost his battle with cancer yesterday. We all feared the worst but the loss of a man who gave us so much at the age of just 45 is … Continue reading

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Rest in peace Tito Vilanova (1968-2014)

It has just been officially confirmed that Tito Vilanova has lost his battle with cancer. So so sad.

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Tito Vilanova steps down due to cancer treatment

As football fans we can moan and gripe about the abilities of our management or the performance of our team but it all pales into insignificance when there is such shitty news as the announcement this evening that Tito Vilanova … Continue reading

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Preview: Athletic Club vs FC Barcelona (game 33 liga 2012/13)

Shock waves are still reverberating in Barcelona after the humbling 4-0 defeat in Munich. However, attention turns back to La Liga as Barça travel to Bilbao for our last ever game at San Mames against Athletic Club tomorrow evening (Saturday … Continue reading

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FC Barcelona 5 Mallorca 0 (Eric Abidal returns!!!)

It is possible that Barça will end the 2012/13 season with another Liga and Champions League, records may be broken and awards may be won, but undoubtedly the greatest achievement and the biggest victory of the season came in the … Continue reading

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Match Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs FC Barcelona (Champions League quarter-final 1st leg)

Barça arrived in Paris at lunchtime today to prepare for tomorrow evening’s Champions League quarter-final first leg with PSG at the Parc des Princes stadium. The big news is that Tito Vilanova has travelled with the group and he will … Continue reading

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Tito Vilanova back in Barcelona

Great news today as Tito Vilanova returned to Barcelona after two months receiving treatment in New York. Accompanied by Jordi Roura and Aureli Altimira who flew out to New York on Friday, Vilanova arrived at Barcelona’s El Prat airport at 8.30 … Continue reading

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Barça and Tito return to training

Excellent news today as Tito Vilanova felt fit enough to turn up at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper this morning to begin preparing Sunday’s derby with Espanyol. The first training session of the year was for the Catalan players taking … Continue reading

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Uefa Champions League last 16 draw: AC Milan vs FC Barcelona

It’s a familiar opponent in the Champions League last 16 as Barça have once again been drawn against seven times champions of Europe AC Milan. There was a nice touch before the draw in Nyon today when Uefa general secretary … Continue reading

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