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Roura: Wonderful for Barcelona with Tito and Abidal now back

Barcelona No2 Jordi Roura admits Eric Abidal's return yesterday has lifted everyone at the club. During victory over Real Mallorca, Abidal was given a standing ovation when he replaced Gerard Pique in the 70th minute.

"Abidal's return is an important moment for the whole squad," said Roura.

"It was a special day. We were able to witness Éric Abidal's return and, after many days, Tito Vilanova once again sat on the bench at the Camp Nou."

"It was a special moment for the whole team. We know that Éric is very loved person by everyone. Personally, I'm very happy and pleased."

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