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Salvador Artigas had coached at Rennes, Real Sociedad and Girondins Bordeaux before arriving at Barça | FCB ARCHIVE

Previously, he had played for the Club, even though he had spent the greater part of his career as a footballer with Real Sociedad. Soon after, he continued his career with Girondins Bordeaux.

After that, he joined Barça as coach and in his first season took the team to runners-up in the league and victory in the Cup.

In his second season, they finished in the same spot in the League as well as playing in the European Cup Winners' Cup final against Slovan Bratislava, which they ended up losing 2-3. In his third season with the Club, he resigned only five games into the league season.