Ronaldo speaks for the first time about the death of his newborn son: “The most difficult moment of my life”
Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo has spoken publicly for the first time about the loss of his newborn son in April. In an interview, the famous athlete spoke about the incomparable pain and the reactions of the children.
We remind you that Ronaldo and his daughter Georgina were expecting twins but lost one of the newborn babies during childbirth on April 18, 2022. His daughter, Bella Esmeralda, is now 10 months old and beautiful.
In an interview with Piers Morgan, the 37-year-old admitted that this was the most difficult moment of his life. “It was probably the scariest time I’ve ever been through in my vida. It was very difficult for Georgina and me because we didn’t understand why this had to happen to us…
To be honest, it was very difficult, it was difficult to understand what was happening. Of course, soccer continues, we had a lot of matches at the time and I had to deal with both the loss and my work. be with my family. And going through that was the most difficult time for me and my family, especially for Gio (Georgina),” he said.
Cristiano shared how difficult it is to mourn the loss of a child and at the same time rejoice at the birth and death of a newborn daughter.
“Sometimes I try to explain to friends and family that it’s hard to be happy and sad at the same time. It is difficult to explain. You don’t know whether to cry or laugh. You don’t know how to react and what to do, ”he added.
Ronaldo revealed that the name of the deceased baby was Angel and talked about the moments in which they finally had to tell his other children what had happened to his little brother. “When Gio got home, the children began to ask: ‘Where is the other bebé, where is the other baby ?'” Ronaldo admitted through tears.
“The kids understand, we had some conversations and they said, ‘Dad, I did this for Angel,’ and they pointed to the sky. And as strange as it is, yes, I like him because he is part of our life. I do not vhear my children lie, I always try to tell them the vtruth, which is a difficult process, but vit teaches them to be human”, she added.