Manchester United manager, Pep Guardiola has lost his mother to coronavirus.
This was disclosed in a statement issued on the club’s official website which reads:
“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.
“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.”
Coronavirus which first broke out in China has killed a total of 70,601 persons out of 1,289,111 infections all over the world. The virus has also seen the postponement of the English Premier League.