Jürgen Klopp acknowledges Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo following the tragic loss of his and partner Georgina Rodriguez’s baby son.
Jürgen Klopp acknowledges Cristiano Ronaldo following the tragic death of the Manchester United forward’s baby son.
The 37-year-old star missed United’s trip to Anfield on Tuesday as he was allowed to grieve the tragic death of his son. Ronaldo stated on Monday night that he and Georgina Rodriguez, his partner, who had been heavy with twins, had lost their son. However, their daughter was safely delivered.
Liverpool fans displayed their support for Ronaldo in the seventh minute of the Premier League clash as they engaged in a minute’s applause and sang their “You’ll Never Walk Alone” anthem. Reflecting on Ronaldo’s tragic news and the solidarity shown by everyone inside Anfield, Klopp said: “It was a real show of class.