Portuguese footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo, will miss Manchester United’s Premier League clash at Liverpool today, Tuesday, 19th April 2022, as the striker mourns the death of his newborn son.

Ronaldo revealed the news on social media on Monday, 18th April 2022, sparking an outpouring of support for the Portugal star and his family from across the football world.

Manchester United football club confirmed on Tuesday, 19th April, 2022, that Ronaldo would not play in his team’s crucial meeting with bitter rivals, Liverpool.

Story: Asma’u Sani