Elderson Echiejile, Peter Odemwingie and Victor Moses have commiserated with ex-England international Rio Ferdinand over the passing away of his wife, Rebecca Ellison.
Queens Park Rangers announced via its official webpage yesterday that the wife of the central defender died on Friday at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London after a short battle with cancer.
“So sad to hear about the loss in the @rioferdy5 family.” Deepest condolences,” Peter Odemwingie posted on Twitter.
Chelsea loanee Victor Moses also made his feelings known on his social media account: ”Terrible news about Rio Ferdinand’s wife, my thoughts and prayers are with you all.”
AS Monaco defender Elderson Echiejile also offered his condolences to Rio Ferdinand and his family after hearing the news of Rebecca’s death.
The left back wrote on Twitter: “Accept my condolence @rioferdy5. #RIP.RebeccaEllison.”