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Cristiano Ronaldo announces birth of baby girl as he becomes father for fourth time

Real Madrid star posts message on Twitter to celebrate after his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez gives birth in Madrid hospital

PUBLISHED : Monday, 13 November, 2017, 9:24am
UPDATED : Monday, 13 November, 2017, 9:44pm

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo announced on Sunday he had become a father for the fourth time after girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez gave birth to a baby girl, Alana Martina.

“Alana Martina has just been born! Both Geo and Alana are doing great. We are all very happy,” the beaming 32-year-old footballer wrote on Twitter, posting a photo of himself, Rodriguez, his seven-year-old son Cristiano Jnr and the new arrival.

Ronaldo is also the father of twins, Eva and Mateo, who were born in June.

At the end of October, the Portuguese star had revealed in a video on social media the name of the child as well as the proposed due date of the baby, initially fixed at November 21.

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Ronaldo was on hand for the birth of Alana Martina after being rested by Portugal coach Fernando Santos for friendly matches against Saudi Arabia and the United States during the ongoing international break.