SOCCERLY.COM: It was confirmed on Friday that former Barcelona manager Tito Vilanova lost his battle with cancer after going through an emergency surgery. His family announced his death after he had been taken into the Quiron Hospital in Barcelona on Thursday morning after serious gastric complications that had the late manager on critical condition.
Medics detected the parotid gland cancer back in 2011 when Vilanova was second in command at FC Barcelona along side front man Pep Guardiola. ... read more at Soccerly.com
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