Three days after the announcement of the death of one of his twins, the Portuguese footballer published a photo with his wife and five children.
Seven at home. Cristiano Ronaldo shared with his 431 million Instagram subscribers, on Thursday April 21, his first family photo with his wife, Georgina Rodriguez and his five children, including the youngest, born three days earlier after the tragic death of his twin . In the photo, the Manchester United striker appears surrounded by two of his daughters, while he is seated on an armchair, while his other children are on a sofa with the 28-year-old model.
“The sweetness of home. Gio and our little girl are finally with us. We would like to thank everyone for all these loving words and gestures,” captioned the 37-year-old sportsman. Before bidding: “Your support is very important and we have all felt the love and respect you have for our family”. He concluded with his words, “Now is the time to be grateful for the life we have just welcomed into this world.”
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Cristiano Ronaldo is the father of Cristiano Junior, 11, whose identity of the mother is unknown, twins Eva and Mateo, 4, born by surrogate while he was single, then Alana Martina, 4 and the youngest, whose first name remains unknown, resulting from his love with his current partner.
Messages of support
Since the announcement of the loss of the couple’s newborn, the messages of support have multiplied. On the fan side, during the Ligue 1 match between Manchester United and Liverpool, supporters stood up to applaud the bereaved player for a minute. On his Instagram account, he responded to the gesture and wrote: “One world…One sport…One global family…Thank you Anfield. Me and my family will never forget this moment of respect and compassion”.
On the family side, his older sister, singer Katia Aveiro shared an Instagram photo of his brother and his captioned wife with the following words: “I love you and my heart is with you… May God watch over everything (… ) and our little girl who is here, strong and healthy teaches us that only love counts”.