Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodríguez announce death of baby son

Cristiano Ronaldo has announced that his son has died during childbirth

with the Manchester United forward stating that only the birth of the child’s twin sister is providing him and his partner Georgina Rodríguez with the strength “to live this moment”.

The 37-year-old posted the news on Instagram on Monday evening.

“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 parents can feel. Only

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.

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