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Barca coach Vilanova to have surgery on Thursday – club

Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova is to have surgery on Thursday followed by chemotherapy and radiotherapy over the next six weeks, the La Liga leaders said in a statement on Wednesday

Reuters , Wednesday 19 Dec 2012
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"While monitoring his parotid gland a change has been detected in his condition that requires surgery," Barca said.

Vilanova had surgery to remove a tumour in his saliva glands in November last year.

No word was given on who would manage the side in the interim.

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