Norwich City footballer Ivo Pinto and partner welcome baby girl into the world

Ivo Pinto of Norwich in action during the Sky Bet Championship match at Ashton Gate, BristolPicture

Ivo Pinto of Norwich in action during the Sky Bet Championship match at Ashton Gate, BristolPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026713/01/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City footballer Ivo Pinto and his partner Carolina Ribeiro have welcomed a baby girl into the world.

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Pinto made the announcement on Twitter on Wednesday at 9.23pm.

'Camila has arrived! Couldn't be more happy and grateful with this little baby!' he Tweeted.

'Thank you Carolina Ribeiro for being the most beautiful and brave mother.'

He did not provide any further details.

Born in Portugal, the 28-year-old joined Norwich in the 2015/16 season.

He has captained the side but recently suffered a freak knee injury while climbing out of his car.