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Josep Planas coached El Ferrol, Celta and Deportivo before arriving at Barça | FCB ARCHIVE

After retiring, following a career as an outstanding player for Barça, Josep Planas decided to move into coaching. Good results with modest teams like El Ferrol, preceded his arrival at Barça. He was a great innovator, being years ahead of his time both tactically and regarding new training methods. It was the first Barça manager who changed the trainning methods.