Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola

BREAKING NEWS: Guardiola's mother dies after contracting coronavirus, Man City confirm

  • Manchester City announced the mother of manager Pep Guardiola has died after being diagnosed with coronavirus.
Modified 06 Apr 2020, 19:50 IST

Pep Guardiola's mother has died aged 82 after contracting coronavirus, Manchester City have confirmed.


Dolors Sala Carrio passed away in Barcelona on Monday, with the club releasing a statement on their official Twitter account.

It read: "The Manchester City family are devastated to report the death today of Pep's mother Dolors Sala Carrio in Manresa, Barcelona after contracting coronavirus. She was 82 years old.

"Everyone associated with the club sends their most heartfelt sympathy at this most distressing time to Pep, his family and all their friends."


Published 06 Apr 2020, 19:50 IST