Cristiano Ronaldo, among other top celebrities, has sympathized with Mexican natives on the devastating earthquake that has left the nation in sorrow.
The powerful 7.1 magnitude incident struck Central Mexico and is reported to have killed over 200 citizens. Over 40 buildings have collapsed in the nations capital, Mexico City. The heartbreaking disaster is the most powerful upheaval since one which hit the city in 1985, killing thousands.
Grief-stricken by the dismal event, the 32-year-old posted an image on Instagram to console the North American nation. Cristiano captioned the post with a touching statement: “A very strong and supportive hug for Mexico.”
The superstar’s family followed suit with consoling remarks. His mother, Dolores Aveiro said: “Together with Mexico.”
Cristiano’s sister Katia Aveiro also posted to her 398,000 followers: “My heart is with Mexico,” she added.
Close friends of the Portuguese icon also joined in wishing the nation well. Check the posts below: Jose Semedo and Miguel Paixao asked for the world to pray for Mexico.
Miguel Paixao’s post:
The world keeps showing concern to the 130 million populated nation and it’s a bitter moment for Cristiano Ronaldo fans who were eager to witness the celebrity’s return in La Liga against Real Betis. We at C. Ronaldo Daily extend our sympathy to this lovable country and CR7 fanatics in Mexico.