Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has lost his darling mother Dolors Sala Carrió to the coronavirus, the club have confirmed. she has died in Manresa, Barcelona at the age of 82.
Man City posted on Twitter: “The Manchester City family are devastated to report the death today of Pep’s mother Dolors Sala Carrió in Manresa, Barcelona after contracting coronavirus.
“Everyone associated with the club sends their most heartfelt sympathy at this most distressing time to Pep, his family and all their friends.”
Last month, ex-Barcelona manager Guardiola generously donated €1m to help fight the battle against the virus.
The money went towards the purchase of medical equipment and protective material for staff involved in treating those admitted to hospital.