V. Guimarães issued a note of regret over the death of Daniel Barreto, former player and coach of the club.
"One of the biggest names in the history of Vitoria passed away on Sunday. With more than two decades of connection to the club, as a player and trainer, Daniel Barreto became an essential figure of Vitória. At this moment of regret, Vitória addresses the most sincere feelings to relatives and friends of Daniel Barreto », read.
Daniel Barreto was 82 years old. He came to V. Guimarães in 1953, debuting in the following year on the main team. He was captain of the team that finished in the third place the 1968/69 championship. He also passed through Paços de Ferreira, returning to Vitória as coach of Fernando Caiado (1975/76) and Mário Wilson (1976/77 to 1978/79).
The funeral ceremony will take place this Tuesday at the church of São Sebastião, in Guimarães, after 3 pm.