Cristiano Ronaldo is rushed home to Portugal after his mother, Dolores Aveiro, Tuesday, has been admitted to a hospital on the Portuguese island of Madeira, with a blood clot.
Her condition is, according to the local newspapers currently stable, but she is still hospitalized and is under supervision at the hospital.
Juventus gave their biggest superstar free-for to be able to go to his hometown to be with family during the difficult time. Therefore took fodboldikonet immediately his private plane to be with his mother after having received the message on Tuesday morning.
Juventus should have played the semi-final against AC Milan in the Coppa Italia on Wednesday evening, but due to coronavirussen it has been cancelled.
- All we can say is that Ronaldo is not the coach for personal reasons, said earlier in the day from Juventus.
Cristiano Ronaldo sent on Tuesday night a message out to its many followers on the social media Twitter, where he thanks him for the many supportive messages he has received, and he furthermore tells that the mother's condition is stable.
Thank you for all your messages of support for my mum. She is currently stable and recovering in hospital. Me and my family would like to thank the medical team looking after her, and kindly ask that we are all given some privacy at this time.— Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) March 3, 2020
Ronaldo with his Spanish wife Georgina Rodriguez and son Cristiano Jr arrive at Madeira airport in Funchal. Photo: Rui Silva/Ritzau Scanpix
Dolores Aveiro is 65 years old, and have fought against life-threatening disease.
in 2007, she was diagnosed with breast cancer, but looked to be winning the fight, until the last month wait to return, so she once again undergoing radiation therapy.
on Sunday she put a picture out on Instagram, where she wished her followers a great Sunday.
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Bom domingo para todos
Cristiano Ronaldo with his mother Dolores dos Santos Aveiro, after he in 2019 won the Italian league with Juventus. Photo: Isabella Bonotto/Ritzau Scanpix