Miguelina Elói Assis dos Santos, 71 years old and mother of former player Ronaldinho, has died in Brazil this Saturday from complications generated by being infected by COVID-19, as revealed by various media from the South American country.
The mother of the former Barcelona footballer was admitted to Hospital Mãe de Deus, in Porto Alegre, last December due to contracting the coronavirus in one of the countries, Brazil, with more deaths and infected from COVID-19 worldwide. Atlético Mineiro, one of the most special clubs in Ronaldinh's career, He was among the first to react to the tragic news.
It was Ronaldinho himself who last December spread the information about his mother's hospitalization on social networks. “Dear friends, my mother is with covid-19 and we are in the fight for her to recover soon. She is in the intensive care center, receiving all the care. I thank you in advance for your prayers, positive energies and the usual . Affection. Mother strength “. After months of fighting the virus, Ronaldinho's mother sadly could not win the battle against the disease. D.E.P.