Cristiano Ronaldo returned to the fields after the tragic death of his son during the delivery of twins. Manchester United’s match against Arsenal took place on Saturday (23), in the Premier League. As in the other games, in the 7th minute of the game, the fans stood up and applauded CR7, in honor of the player’s family.
The game also featured a historic feat in Cristiano Ronaldo’s career: shirt seven scored the 100th goal of his Premier League career. With that, the athlete became the first player to reach the mark.
Cristiano Ronaldo usually celebrates his goals a lot in matches. However, this time, the player was more restrained. Both out of respect for the tribute that rival fans paid him, and his recent loss. When scoring the goal, CR7 just pointed to the sky, dedicating the feat to his son.
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Cristiano Ronaldo posts first photo with his newborn daughter
On Friday (22), Cristiano Ronaldo published the first photo with the new member. In the image, the player appears next to Georgina Rodríguez, who showed her daughter’s room on social media, and her children, Cristiano Jr., Alana, Mateo, Eva and the newborn who survived the birth.
In the caption, the athlete published a text in gratitude for the support he has received from fans and colleagues. “Home sweet home. Gio and our baby girl are finally with us. We want to thank you for all the kind words and gestures. Your support is very important and we feel the love and respect you have for our family. time to be grateful for the life we just received in this world,” he wrote.