Liverpool fans gave a minute’s applause for Manchester United player Cristiano Ronaldo, who was absent from the late match of the 30th day of the Premier League on Tuesday April 19, after the death of one of his newborn twins. born.
In the 7th minute, like the Portuguese superstar’s shirt number, Anfield spectators stood and cheered, as the Kop sang the Reds anthem ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’. never alone).
The rivalry between the Reds and the Red Devils is one of the fiercest in English football. Play continued during this interlude, with Liverpool already leading 1-0 from the 5th minute on a Luis Diaz goal.
\ud83d\udc4f Anfield showing their full support for the Ronaldo family in the 7th minute of the match against MU. One of the most poignant You Never Walk Alone of the season, because sung to support a rival. What a stadium! pic.twitter.com/JPalFEAQns
– RMC Sport (@RMCsport) April 19, 2022
Ronaldo and his partner, the Spanish model of Argentine origin Georgina Rodriguez, had announced on social networks that they had lost their newborn boy, while his twin was in good health.
The five-time Ballon d’Or, 37, was already the father of four children, including three from surrogacy before his meeting with Georgina Rodriguez.