By peoplestaff225
July 31, 2006 09:29 PM

By CBB reader Veronique:

English soccer player Rio Ferdinand and his girlfriend of five years, Rebecca Ellison, have welcomed their first child. Their son, who they named Lorenz, was born on Monday, July 24th. Lorenz was born at a Manchester hospital and weighed in at 7lbs, 13oz.
Chuffed Rio recently celebrated by sending a text to pals saying: "Becky and Ferdinand have had a strong baby boy. Mummy and dad doing well."

Source:Football wife