Cristiano Ronaldo announces death of newborn son: 'Greatest pain any parent can feel'

Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo and partner Georgina Rodriguez announced the death of their newborn son on Monday afternoon.

Ronaldo has five children, two of them with Rodriguez, including their newborn daughter

Rodriguez posted on Instagram that Ronaldo is "the best father in the world."

The soccer star and his partner, Georgina Rodriguez, shared that their infant son died while his twin sister survived.

Cristiano Ronaldo and his partner announced Monday that their baby boy, one of their expected twins, has died.

Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez issued a joint statement on social media that said their "baby boy has passed away."

Ronaldo is a father to four other children, including a pair of fraternal twins.

Manchester United, Ronaldo's team, tweeted Monday: "Your pain is our pain ... Sending love and strength to you and the family at this time."

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