Manchester city manager loses mother to coronavirus
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has lost his mother Dolors Sala Carrio to Covid19, she was aged 82.
She died in Barcelona after she contracted the virus.
Just last month, her son Guardiola donated the sum of 1m euros (£920,000) to help fight the pandemic.
A statement by Manchester City said: “The Manchester City family are devastated to report the death today of Pep’s mother Dolors Sala Carrió in Manresa, Barcelona after contracting Corona Virus.
“Everyone associated with the club sends their most heartfelt sympathy at this most distressing time to Pep, his family and all their friends.”