Manchester United and Liverpool fans show their support for Christiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo’s family have thanked Liverpool fans for their show of support towards the Manchester United striker and his partner following the tragic death of their baby son.The Anfield supporters sang “You’ll Never Walk Alone” in the seventh minute of Tuesday night’s league clash between the two teams and joined fans of their fierce rivals in an impeccably-respected minute’s applause.Ronaldo’s Madeira-based sister Elma showed her emotion overnight by publishing footage of the gesture on her social media and writing: “Thank you for this Liverpool. We will never forget what you did today.” She finished her message with a heart emoji.

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