Photo of the players after winning the League in 1945

League 1944-1945

Photo of Josep Samitier being presented with an award on the pitch

Josep Samitier

Josep Samitier’s contribution to Barça was not limited to his outstanding performance as a player. In 1944, he began an important stage as team manager.

With Samitier in charge, FC Barcelona won the 1944-45 Spanish League. It had not won the title since 1929.