The wife and two daughters of Manchester City’s coach were at the Manchester Arena during Monday night’s attack.
Guardiola’s wife Cristina Serra and daughters Valentina and Maria who were present at Ariana Grande’s concert however escaped unhurt according to a report by El Mundo Deportivo in Spain which was later confirmed by Marca and Diario Sport.
The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing at the concert which resulted in at least 22 deaths including an 8-year-old girl.
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This IS group in a published statement said:
“One of the caliphate's soldiers placed bombs among the crowds.”
Pep Guardiola and his family moved to Manchester following the Spaniard’s job switch as coach of Bayern Munich to head Manchester City in the English Premier League.
The former Barcelona coach and his Machester City side placed third in the just ended Premier League season having accumulated 78 points from 38 games.