Juventus super star, Cristiano Ronaldo has thanked football fans all over the world for their show of sport towards his mother.
The Portuguese star’s mother, Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro, 65, was Tuesday rushed to a hospital after suffering stroke.
According to reports, she was admitted to Dr Nelio Mendonca Hospital at about 5a.m .
Ronaldo, five-time Balon D’or winner Wednesday thanked fans for their support but pleaded that their family privacy be respected.
“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,” he said on twitter.