Barcelona Coach Tito Vilanova Set for Return to Dugout Since Cancer Surgery

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Barcelona Coach Tito Vilanova Set for Return to Dugout Since Cancer Surgery
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The 44-year-old received treatment for a second time on a tumour on a saliva gland on 20 December missing just one match, the away win over Valladolid. And ahead of the Liga derby match with Espanyol on Sunday, assistant coach Jordi Roura said: "In principle, Vilanova will be on the bench.

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