Bournemouth's Harry Arter has thanked well-wishers for their kind messages following the birth of his daughter.
The midfielder has been inundated with messages of congratulations on social media following the birth of Raine on Friday night.
Chairman of AFC Bournemouth Jeff Mostyn was among the first to congratulate the couple
: "Thrilled with the incredible news."
Thrilled with the incredible news @HarryArter2 and Rachel have a baby daughter Raine. With Fondest Love from us all 🍾🌈— Jeff Mostyn (@jeffmostyn) February 18, 2017
He and partner Rachel's daughter, Renee, was stillborn in December 2015.
AFC Bournemouth also congratulated Arter on becoming a dad
Messages have also been sent to the couple from numerous other clubs and fans.
Leeds United's Liam Cooper
: "Congrats mate", while the
congrats mate 🙌🏼— Liam Cooper (@LiamCooper__) February 18, 2017
: "Lovely to see the football world come together to congratulate you - congrats Harry."
lovely to see the football world come together to congratulate you alot of fans from different teams doing congrats Harry ❤️❤️— Dyl lawton (@leedsaway) February 18, 2017
tweeted: "Fantastic news, congratulations from all Stourbridge FC fans."
fantastic news, congratulations from all @StourbridgeFC fans 👍— 🔶◼️Stourbridge Wolves 🔶◼️ (@troutbeckwolf) February 18, 2017