Cristiano Ronaldo’s newborn son has died. The legendary footballer announced his son’s death on social media.
In a statement issued with his wife, Georgina Rodriguez, he said his baby’s death was “the worst pain that any father can suffer.”
The post states: “It is with our deepest sadness we have to announce that our baby boy has passed away. It is the greatest pain that any parents can feel.
“Only the birth of our baby girl gives us the strength to live this moment with some hope and happiness.
“We would like to thank the doctors and nurses for all their expert care and support.”
The couple concluded by requesting ‘privacy during this very difficult time’ from their fans.
“Our baby boy, you are our angle. We will always love you.”
— Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) April 18, 2022