Cristiano Ronaldo posts update on his mother after she was hospitalised with a stroke

Cristiano Ronaldo has thanked fans for their support for his mother, Dolores Aveiro, stating she is now in a stable condition. The Juventus star was spotted jetting back to Portugal earlier today after Aveiro had suffered a stroke.

And Ronaldo has now issued an update on his mother’s condition, confirming she is now recovering in hospital after undergoing tests.

“Thank you for all your messages of support for my mum,” he wrote on Twitter.

“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.”

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It was reported that Aveiro had suffered an ischemic stroke, caused by a blood clot in the brain.

Ronaldo and Aveiro share a close bond with the latter often spotted on the pitch whenever the football superstar wins a trophy.

The 35-year-old got emotional speaking about his mother in an interview with Piers Morgan last year.

But Ronaldo also shared a joke about how worked up Aveiro can get whenever he is competing in a cup final or any big occasion.


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“She is not allowed now to watch big games,” he told Morgan.

“I get friends to stay with her and she goes for walks around the house. She fainted two times in the stadium. She is nervous.

“She gets so nervous, I don’t understand why.

“It is impossible, I don’t have a father anymore and I don’t want to lose my mum, so I told her ‘you will not watch semi-finals or finals anymore’.”

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