Liverpool fans applauding in the seventh minute of their 4-0 win over Manchester United at Anfield in support of Cristiano Ronaldo following the death of his baby boy is one football fans have appreciated. Manchester United and Liverpool supporters united in a fan-led minute of applause at Anfield in support of Cristiano Ronaldo and his family following the death of his baby boy.
Liverpool Fans Show Ronaldo much Love
Liverpool fans sang their club’s anthem ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone in the seventh minute – Ronaldo’s shirt number at United – of the league match. A United shirt with Ronaldo’s name and the number was held up in the away end. The Portugal international missed Tuesday’s match between the two rivals which ended in favor of Liverpool.
On Monday, Ronaldo and partner Georgina Rodriguez announced the death of their baby boy, saying it is the “greatest pain that any parents can feel”. Cristiano Ronaldo and partner Georgina Rodriguez announce the death of the baby boy. Ronaldo, 37, and Rodriguez, 28, we’re expecting twins.
Their baby girl survived but the baby boy could not make it. Both United and Liverpool players wore black armbands as a mark of respect to Ronaldo and his family.