This is the moving but wholly courageous tale from the former England and Manchester United footballer, who tragically lost his wife to cancer in 2015. Following his BBC1 documentary, "Being Mum & Dad", Ferdinand shares the advice and support that helps to get him through, together with the story of how he and Rebecca first met.
Rio Ferdinand is a former England footballer who also played football for Manchester United during Sir Alex Ferguson's time as manager. Rio played 81 times for England and in 3 World Cups, and is one of the most decorated footballers of all time. He had his first son with Rebecca in 2006 and they married in 2009, going on to have two more children before her death in May 2015 from cancer. Rio is now a TV football pundit for BT Sport and as well as his BBC documentary on bereavement, Being Mum and Dad, has made a short Heads Together charity film with Prince Harry on mental health. He is also working alongside Child Bereavement and Jigsaw.