Pep Guardiolaâ€™s mother, Dolors Sala CarriÃ³, has died after contracting coronavirus, Manchester City have announced.
On Monday the club tweeted: â€œThe Manchester City family are devastated to report the death today of Pepâ€™s mother Dolors Sala CarriÃ³ in Manresa, Barcelona after contracting Corona Virus. 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.â€
Last month Cityâ€™s managerÂ donated â‚¬1mÂ to Barcelonaâ€™s Angel Soler Daniel Foundation and Medical College towards the purchase of equipment to fight the disease in Spain. It has killed more than 13,000 people there, making Guardiolaâ€™s homeland one of the worldâ€™s hardest-hit nations.
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