Cristiano Ronaldo confirmed the death of his newborn son but how many kids does he have?
The news comes five months after he and his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez had revealed that they were expecting twins. On April 18, the star revealed that they were blessed with a baby girl but lost their baby son.
Fans were quick to flood his comment section with messages of support after he confirmed the sad news in a social media post.
How many kids does Cristiano Ronaldo have?
Cristiano is a proud father of four children. His eldest son is 11-year-old Cristiano Jr., followed by 4-year-old twins Eva Maria and Mateo.
He also has a 3-year-old daughter named Alana Martina. The twins would have Cristiano’s fifth and sixth children. However, on April 18, he confirmed they had lost their baby son.
NFL player confirms loss of his newborn son
In a social media post, Cristiano had confirmed that he had lost his newborn son.
The post noted: “It is with our deepest sadness that we have to announce that our baby boy has passed away. It is the greatest pain that any parent can feel. Only the birth of our baby girl gives us the strength to live this moment with some hope and happiness.”
The statement continued: “We would like to thank the doctors and nurses for all their expert care and support. The couple concluded their tragic post by asking fans for ‘privacy at this very difficult time’. Our baby boy, you are our angel. We will always love you.”
The sad news comes just months after the pair had confirmed the pregnancy news.
What Cristiano Ronaldo has said about his children
Cristiano has always been a proud father and has never hesitated to talk about his children. In an interview with Hello!, he had opened up about how fatherhood had changed his life completely.
He said: “It’s such a unique and personal journey, but something that has completely changed me. It has shown me things about love I never knew existed. It has softened me and given me new perspective on what is really important in life. Becoming a parent and raising my family is honestly the greatest privilege I’ve had. I’m enjoying every second of it.”