Vilanova returning to NY for more cancer treatment
Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova will return to New York next week
to ”undergo further cancer treatment” after having a second tumor
in two years removed from his throat in December.
The club says Vilanova will be given ”pioneering treatment”
from Monday to Friday that was originally scheduled for this summer
but was moved forward after Barcelona clinched the Spanish league
title last weekend.
Vilanova spent 10 weeks in a New York hospital receiving
treatment after undergoing surgery in Barcelona earlier this
Barcelona plays Valladolid on Sunday, the day before its coach
leaves, and then has two more games to close out the season.