Premier League club Bournemouth have congratulated their midfielder Harry Arter and his partner Rachel on the birth of their daughter Raine.
Bournemouth chairman Jeff Mostyn tweeted: "Thrilled with the incredible news. Harry Arter and Rachel have a baby daughter Raine. With fondest love from us all."
Arter himself tweeted, thanking numerous well-wishers.
The Republic of Ireland international and his partner suffered the trauma of their daughter Renne being stillborn 14 months ago.
Thank you to everyone for all of your kind messages-- Harry Arter (@HarryArter2) February 18, 2017
Following Bournemouth's 2-0 Premier League loss at home to Manchester City on Monday, visiting manager Pep Guardiola embraced Arter on the field, wishing him and Rachel luck with the birth of their child.