The Manchester United athlete shared the exciting news alongside a photo of him lying in bed with Rodríguez while holding up ultrasound photos. He also included a sweet snap of him hanging out with his other four children, 4-year-old twins, Eva Maria and Mateo, 3½-year-old daughter Alana Martina, and 11-year-old son Cristiano Jr.
“Delighted to announce we are expecting twins👶🏻👶🏻. Our hearts are full of love – we can’t wait to meet you ❤️🏠 #blessed,” Ronaldo captioned the post, which Rodríguez also shared to her page.
Last month, the athlete shared a gallery of family photos on Instagram enjoying sunny weather outside in Manchester, smiling while his four kids played on and around him.
His caption roughly translates to, “Who says there is no sun in Manchester?” and includes the hashtag “#blessedfamily.”
In August, Manchester United announced the team reached a deal with Juventus that sees the athlete’s return to the English team. Ronaldo first joined the Italian team in 2018 in a trade with Real Madrid.
Ronaldo previously played with Manchester United for six years from 2003 to 2009. There, he won three league titles and one Champions League. The father of four then played for nine years for Real Madrid from 2009 to 2018.
Ronaldo’s girlfriend also celebrated the big news and thanked Juventus, telling the Italian fans, “Thanks for all family.”