Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo and his partner, Georgina Rodriguez, announced on social media Monday their baby son has died.

Cristiano announced in October he and Rodriguez were expecting twins. In December, they announced they were expecting a boy and a girl.

Said: It is our deepest sadness and announcing that our baby boy has passed away. It is the greatest pain that any parents can feel

Ronaldo Said: "Only the birth of our baby girl gives us the strength to live this moment with some hope and happiness.

We would like to thank the doctors and nurses for all their expert care and support. We are all devastated at this loss and we kindly ask for privacy at this very difficult time.

Manchester United tweeted: "Your pain is our pain, @Cristiano Sending love and strength to you and the family at this time."

English Premier League reads: "The thoughts and condolences of everyone at the Premier League are with you and your family, Cristiano."