This is news that has torn the hearts of all football fans and more broadly all those who know Cristiano Ronaldo. Indeed, the Portuguese international announced on Monday April 18 that one of his twins did not survive his birth: “It is with the deepest sadness that we announce that our baby boy has passed away. He This is the greatest pain a parent can feel. We are devastated by this loss and we kindly ask that you respect our privacy at this difficult time. To our little boy, you are our angel, we will always love you “, then wrote the player.
Sad news that moved football fans, like those present during the Liverpool-Manchester United match. As the two clubs face off on Matchday 30 of Premier Leage, all the football fans inside the stadium gave a minute of applause in the seventh minute of play, to pay tribute to the Cristiano Ronaldo’s newborn, number 7. Some even sang You’ll Never Walk Alone, to show how much this tragedy touched them.
A shower of tributes
Since the tragedy, Cristiano Ronaldo has received heaps of messages of support, especially on his Instagram account: “My thoughts are with you and Georgina, brother. I’m sorry,” wrote Manchester England striker Marcus Rashford. “A lot of strength for you and your family,” added former Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez. “My friend, I send you my prayers and my feelings at this very difficult time. May God comfort your hearts and enlighten you every step of the way,” Pele wrote. This tragic disappearance will have moved many people.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez © PacificPressAgency