The pair were expecting twins.
They said the birth of their baby girl has given them ‘strength’ at a time of such unfathomable loss.
In a statement shared to Ronaldo’s social media, they wrote: “It is with our deepest sadness we have to announce that our baby boy has passed away.
“It is the greatest pain that any parents can feel. Only the birth of our baby girl gives us the strength to live this moment with some hope and happiness.”
— Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) April 18, 2022
They continued: “We would like to thank the doctors and nurses for all their expert care and support.
“We are all devastated at this loss and w kindly ask for privacy at this very difficult time.
“Our baby boy, you are our angel. We will always love you.”
The entire footballing world has rallied around Ronaldo and Georgina, sending their support.