• The former manager, who was part of the Josep Lluís Núñez board, died at the age of 96

Sad news for Barcelona fans. Josep Mussons, who was vice president of FC Barcelona, died this Saturday at the age of 96 a victim of Covid. Mussons was a member of the Barça board of directors from 1978 to 2000, under the presidency of Josep Lluís Núñez, and assumed the positions of president of the sections (1978-1979), third vice president, and president of Grassroots Football (1980-2000). On a professional level, he was linked to the food company Bimbo.

The news of the death of Josep Musson’s reached the Barça club at two in the afternoon and the Barcelona expedition moved to the final of the Seville Cup, where it caused regret given his ties to the club for so many years.

During his time at Barça, Musson was one of the main managers of La Masia and when he left the board in 2000, he was named Honorary President of grassroots football. Despite his advanced age, he maintained an active social activity, even with weekly writing that he sent to trusted people expressing their opinions, always in a positive tone. From Mundo Deportivo we send a big hug to his family and friends. Rest in peace.

Amelia Warner– After graduating from NYU with a master's degree in history, She was also a columnist for many local newspapers. Amelia Warner mostly covers Entertainment topics, but at times loves to write about movie reviews as well.

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