Former Brazilian professional footballer, Ronaldo de Assis Moreira, commonly known as Ronaldinho Gaúcho has announced that his mother Miguelina Elói Assis dos Santos has contracted COVID-19.
The footballer made the announcement on Monday afternoon via all his social media handles.
According to him, Miguelina Elói Assis dos Santos is at the intensive treatment center receiving treatment.
“Dear friends, my mom has Covid and we are fighting for her to recover soon. She is at the intensive treatment center receiving all the care. Thank you in advance for the prayers, positive energies, and affection ever. Strength mom”
Brazil has so far recorded 7,213,155 cases with 186,356 deaths since the outbreak of the disease in the South American country.