It is a sad moment for the sporting world, following the death of Dolors Sala Carrio, the mother of the current City Manager, Pep Guardiola.
Mrs. Dolors passed away in Barcelona, reportedly yesterday April 6, 2020, at the age of 82, after contracting the dreaded Corona Virus.
And now, Guardiola’s players at the Etihad are sending their condolences across to their bereaved manger.
“💔 All my thoughts and my deepest condolences to Pep & his family. Tragic news and a sad reminder for us all to stay home and protect our people 🙏🏾 ,” Raheem Sterling wrote on his Instagram page.
“You always have treated me like a son and just like in a family we laugh together, we also cry together. My deepest condolences to Pep and all the Guardiola family 🖤,” Benjamin Mendy wrote.
“Prayers to you and your family! Stay strong 🙏🏾,” Leroy Sane wrote
“Prayers and thoughts are with Pep and Pere's family & loved ones today. Heartbreaking news 💔,’ City defender, Laporte wrote.
“Sending my deepest condolences and all of my thoughts to Pep and his family. I am so sad to hear this news in this tragic time,” John Stones wrote on his social media page.