Cristiano Ronaldo has announced the death of his baby son in a heartbreaking statement uploaded to Instagram.
Ronaldo shared the news on social media in a post jointly signed by him and his partner.
“It is with the deepest sadness that we have to announce that our baby boy has passed away,” Ronaldo’s statement read. “It’s the greatest pain any parents can feel.
“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 the care and support.
“We are all devastated at this loss and we kindly ask for privacy at this very difficult time. Our boy, you are our angel. We will always love you.”