Ronaldo 'in intensive care' after contracting pneumonia in Ibiza

Ronaldo ‘in intensive care’ after contracting pneumonia in Ibiza

Ronaldo received the World Cup with Brazil in 2002 (Picture: Getty)

Legendary Brazilian footballer Ronaldo is reportedly in intensive care in an Ibiza hospital after coming down with a bout of pneumonia.

The 41-year-old is alleged to have been identified with the sickness after being rushed to Can Misses Hospital on the island on Friday night.

Diario de Ibiza experiences he had requested for a switch to a personal hospital Clinica Nuestra Senora del Rosario simply earlier than midnight the identical day.

It quoted hospital sources as saying he was nonetheless in intensive care however he was making good progress.

Staff at Can Misses Hospital stated they had been unable to present out any info for ‘data protection reasons.’

Ronaldo, thought to be one of many world’s best-ever gamers, owns a home in Ibiza and is an everyday customer to the island.

He is believed to have arrived in Ibiza for a summer time break a couple of days in the past.

Ronaldo went down with dengue fever in January 2012 and posted an image of himself on Twitter hooked as much as a drip in hospital alongside the message: ‘Good morning to all those who began the New Year with dengue.’

He retired from soccer in 2011 after a glittering profession with Barcelona, Inter Milan and Real Madrid.
In his later years he battled with chubby due to a thyroid drawback.