FC Barcelona's first week of the season in 12 stories

The first team returns to training, Thiago says goodbye, and, finally, Tito Vilanova’s farewell to the Club

The opening week of the 2013/14 season has been one of the most intense and busiest in recent memory. Here’s a chronological look at Barça’s opening seven days of the season through the 12 most impactful stories of the week:

1- 2013/14 first team squad back to work

2- Thiago bids farewell to ex-teammates

3- Rosell: “No one is better than Messi”

4- Top 10 quotes from Tito Vilanova’s first press conference of the 2013/14 season

5- Sergio Busquets renews until 2018

6- Leo Messi looking forward to new season

7- Neymar, l’11 blaugrana

8- Tito Vilanova will not continue at FC Barcelona

9- New manager likely to be announced early next week

10- Barça looking for a new date for Polish game

11- Ten years on from Ronaldinho signing

12- Open letter from Tito Vilanova