And international media had reported yesterday, Sunday, about the death of the mother, Donna Megulina, at the age of 71, due to complications from the Corona virus that afflicted her for weeks, and the Brazilian star had only changed his personal pictures on his social media pages to black without writing anything.
The world of soccer embraces one of the men who best treated the ball in all history. At the age of 71, Miguelina Elói Assis dos Santos died: Ronaldinho’s mother. pic.twitter.com/pYLBPmH1fZ
— SportsCenter (@SC_ESPN) February 21, 2021
Messi posted on his daily stories on Instagram, a special condolence to his former colleague, in which he said, “Rooney (Ronaldinho) I do not have many words, I do not believe it, but I send (my biggest condolences) to you and your entire family, I am sorry, for your mother to rest in peace.”
In turn, the Brazilian star Neymar da Silva, through his daily stories on Instagram, published a picture of Ronaldinho with his mother, and wrote on it, “Be strong, Ronnie, I am very sorry for this sad news.”
Paris Saint-Germain sends its deepest condolences to Ronaldinho and his brother Roberto, after the death of his mother. 🙏
All our support in this sad moment.
– Paris Saint-Germain (@PSGbrasil) February 21, 2021
He was also condoned by many clubs, including Paris Saint-Germain.
Last December, Ronaldinho published a tweet in which he confirmed that his mother was infected with the Corona virus and that she was in intensive care, asking his followers and fans to pray for her to be cured in time.
Dear friends, my mother is with Covid and we are in the fight for her to recover soon. She is in the intensive care unit, receiving all the care. Thank you in advance for your prayers, positive energies and affection. Mother strength 🙏🏾
– Ronaldinho Gaúcho (@ 10Ronaldinho) December 21, 2020