“It is with great joy and emotion that I inform I have recently become father to a baby boy. As agreed with the baby’s mother, who prefers to have her identity kept confidential, my son will be under my exclusive guardianship,” he said.
A thoroughly modern approach in celebrities introducing their families, the Ministry wasn’t quite convinced the tweet was legit. Ronaldo’s U.S. sports agency confirmed by e-mail that his correspondence with fans “is in fact true.”
“No further information will be provided on this subject and I request everyone to fully respect my right to privacy [and that of the child] at least on issues as personal as these are,” Ronaldo added.