Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo and his girlfriend, Georgina Rodriguez, their baby son has died.
“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,” the joint statement reads.
Georgina gave birth to twins, a boy and a girl.
“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.”
Fans have been posting supportive messages on social media.
Ronaldo started dating Rodriguez in 2016, after meeting at the Gucci store she worked at as a shop assistant. Ronaldo previously dated Irina Shayk from 2010 to 2015. Shayk was recently linked to Kanye West.