QPR midfielder had a special message for Rio Ferdinand and his family after he scored against Liverpool today.
Ferdinand's wife passed away after a short battle with cancer.
Former Emmerdale actress and wife of footballer Harry Kewell, Sheree Murphy, has said she is "so shocked and saddened" to hear of Rebecca Ellison's death.
So shocked and saddened by the terrible news about Rebecca Ferdinand.Lovely person loving mum taken far too soon.Love to @rioferdy5 & family
Presenter Christine Bleakley said she and her fiance Frank Lampard are "sending our love and prayers" to Rio Ferdinand and his family following the death of his wife Rebecca.
Wayne Rooney's wife Coleen has said she is "absolutely devastated" to hear news of the death of her husband's former team-mate Rio Ferdinand's wife Rebecca Ellison.
Can't believe I am actually writing this, absolutely devastated to hear the news about Rebecca. Our thoughts and prayers are with Rio,
their 3 beautiful children and family at this sad time. I have such Happy memories of a devoted and loving mum. Rest in peace Rebecca xx
Premier League clubs Arsenal and Liverpool have offered their support to QPR defender Rio Ferdinand after his wife died of cancer.
Manchester United have taken to Twitter to send their thoughts to their former defender Rio Ferdinand after his wife passed away.
Ferdinand played for the Old Trafford club from 2002 - 2014.
Queens Park Rangers players will wear black armbands today during their Premier League match against Liverpool following the death of Rio Ferdinand's wife.
Footballers have taken to Twitter to show their support for Rio Ferdinand and his family following the death of his wife Rebecca to cancer.Read the full story ›
Queen's Park Rangers has said the club's thoughts are with Rio Ferdinand and his family after his wife Rebecca died after a short battle with cancer.
Footballer Rio Ferdinand's wife Rebecca Ellison has died after a short battle with cancer, Queens Park Rangers announced.Read the full story ›