Rangnick wishes Ronaldo well for loss of son on behalf of Man Utd

Tue 19 April 2022 | 20:05

The Manchester United interim boss wished the Portuguese international and his family well after he lost his baby son.

Manchester United

is behind

Cristiano Ronaldo

during this difficult time as the forward lost his baby son, says

Ralf Rangnick


The five-time Ballon d’Or winner announced that his baby son passed away on Monday. He and Georgina Rodriguez were expecting twins and while their baby son passed away, their daughter survived.

The Portuguese was not playing for the Red Devils when they locked horns with Liverpool on Tuesday the interim boss sent Ronaldo and his family his support.

"This is the worst thing that can happen. I'm the father of two sons myself, so I'm fully aware what that means,"

Rangnick told

Sky Sports

"We're all behind him. We're all with him. We wish that him and his family are strong together." 

He added to the club's official media team:

"It shows there are more important things in life than football. The whole club is with him. For me, it was clear that he was to be where he is now – with his family." 

Manchester United and


fans applauded when the seven minute was shown on the clock to express their support for the Portugal captain.

source: SportMob

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