Manchester United’s superstar Cristiano Ronaldo broke the sad news that he lost one of his newborns while partner Georgina Rodriguez gave birth to the twins. According to reports, the girl was healthy and alive, while the boy did not make it. Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez announced that they were expecting twins in December 2021. Both shared intimate photos on social media and even revealed the gender of upcoming twins.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez Share Emotional Statement
The football player shared the heartbreaking news on social media in a statement jointly signed by Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez. The couple wrote that it was the “greatest pain” a parent could ever feel. They thanked the healthcare staff for support and asked for privacy from others. The couple also informed that their baby girl was ok, which gave them the strength to deal with this tragic moment. In the end, they wrote that the baby boy was their angel and they would always love him.
Football World Sends Condolences
Fans highlighted the game’s beauty when other teams let go of their rivalries and differences in trying times. Almost all clubs paid respects to Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez, who suffered a significant loss. Ronaldo’s club Manchester United said that his pain was their pain. His ManU teammates Alex Telles, Marcus Rashford, and David De Gea sent messages of condolences and support. His former club Real Madrid mentioned that the passing of Ronaldo’s newborn deeply saddened everyone at Santiago Bernabeu. ManU’s fiercest rival, Liverpool, also set aside the animosity to send condolences to their key player. One can measure the Liverpool-Manchester United rivalry from the fact that no player has moved between the two teams since 1964.
Career and Relationships
Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez reportedly met in a Gucci store while she was working as a retail assistant. Since 2016, paparazzi have spotted them together on many occasions. Even though Ronaldo had always been secretive about his personal affairs, it was clear from the pictures this time. Both had their first child in 2017; a daughter named Alana Martina.
Rodriguez is a Spanish model and social media influencer with more than 30 million followers. Ronaldo has been linked with many women, but Rodriguez has been his most serious love affair since his breakup with Russian model Irina Shayk in 2015.
Besides having a daughter with Rodriguez, Ronaldo has 3 more children with unknown partners. His first son Cristiano Jr. was born in 2010 in the US. He refused to disclose the mother’s identity according to his agreement with her. Then he had twins Eva Marie and Mateo in 2017 with an unnamed surrogate mother. Ronaldo only disclosed Georgina’s name when she was pregnant with Alana.