Manchester United have led condolences over the loss of the newly arrived son of Christiano Ronaldo.
The striker and his partner, Georgina Rodriguez, revealed the loss of one of their newborn twins yesterday.
However, they gave a stamp of approval to the arrival of their baby daughter.
The statement reads in part;
“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.”
In addition, the couple was grateful to the medical personnel that attended to them at the critical moment.
“We would like to thank the doctors and nurses for all their expert care and support.
“We are all devastated at this loss and we kindly ask for privacy at this very difficult time.
“Our baby boy, you are our angel. We will always love you.”
Club and Teammates React
Reacting to the loss, the Management of Manchester United took to the social media to commiserate with the couple.
“Your pain is our pain, Cristiano. Sending love and strength to you and the family at this time.”
Also, Ronaldo’s teammate, Marcus Rashford joined others to condole with the family.
“Thoughts are with you and Georgina brother. I’m so sorry.”
Furthermore, Gary Likener, the host of ‘Match of the Day’ and former player of Tottenham and Everton, joined the sympathisers.
“Terribly sad news. Sincere condolences to you and your family.”
In addition, United’s goalkeeper, David de Gea, quote-tweeted Ronaldo’s statement and left a heart emoji.
Other United players have sent their condolences to one of their own, including Alex Telles and Diogo Dalot.
Besides, Ronaldo’s former club, Sporting Lisbon was not left out in the consolation messages.
The club wrote;
“A lot of strength Cristiano. The Sportinguista family is with you.”
What Caused the death of the son of Christiano Ronaldo?
The cause of the death of the son of Christiano Ronaldo is not currently known.
However, there are speculations that it may be related to his delivery.