Dolors Sala Biography – Dolors Sala Wiki
Dolors Sala Carrio is the mother of Spanish coach Pep Guardiola. She was a former employee of a textile factory close to the family’s home in Santpedor.
Dolors Sala Carrio Age
She was 82 years old.
Dolors Sala Husband
She was married to her husband Valentí Guardiola.
Dolors Sala Children
She had four children including Pep and Pere, who is a player agent and represents his brother. One of the daughters, Francesca, is a politician who has been Catalonia’s representative to the Nordic countries, according to The Guardian.
Dolors Sala Death
Dolors Sala died on 6 April 2020, at the age of 82 in Manresa, Barcelona after she contracted coronavirus. Manchester City announced her death in a statement on its official website. The statement read, “The Manchester City family are devastated to report the death today of Pep’s mother Dolors Sala Carrió 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.”
Manchester City Chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak said in a statement, “Our prayers and heartfelt sympathies are with Pep and his family at this overwhelmingly sad time. He and they have the love and support of the entire City family.”
Manchester United tweeted: “Everyone at Manchester United is saddened to hear this terrible news. We send our heartfelt condolences to Pep and his family. #ACityUnited.”
Barcelona said in a statement, “We are deeply saddened by the loss of Dolors Sala during this difficult time and we would like to express our most heartfelt condolences, especially to Pep Guardiola, his family, and his friends. Rest in Peace.”
Bayern Munich tweeted: “Dearest Pep, everyone at FC Bayern is mourning with you and your family.”
In March 2020, Guardiola donated €1m to the Angel Soler Daniel Foundation and Medical College of Barcelona for the purchase of equipment to help fight the virus in Spain.
Dolors Sala Cause of Death
Dolors Sala’s cause of death was the Coronavirus.