Sandro Rosell at the 50th Anniversary of the PB de Mataró.

During the celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of the Penya Blaugrana de Mataró, FC Barcelona President Sandro Rosell was full of praise for boss Pep Guardiola and his players: "we are excited about the great moment of form the team is enjoying, as well as having the best manager and the best player in the world at our club, where we are able to put out so many home grown players in our first team". Sr Rosell also gave his support for the other sections, claiming: "we are a multi-sport Club, who win almost every competition we take part in".

Golden Anniversary of the PB de Mataró

The President was taking part this Sunday in the celebrations for the Golden Anniversary of the PB de Mataro. Accompanied by the head of the Comissió Social, Pau Vilanova and ex-players Julio Alberto Moreno and Manolo Flores, the President was received at the Mataro Town Hall by the Mayor. In the gala dinner held to celebrate the anniversary, Sr Rosell told the more than 200 penya members present: "it's not easy to be loyal to an institution for 50 years –but you have done just that". Sr Rosell then enjoyed a chat with all the supporters at the dinner.

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