Republic of Ireland captain Seamus Coleman has welcomed a baby girl 1 year ago

Republic of Ireland captain Seamus Coleman has welcomed a baby girl

A huge congratulations are in order for Seamus Coleman and his wife Rachel, they've just welcomed a gorgeous baby girl!

The Ireland captain is celebrating as his wife gave birth to their second child this week.

And her name is just gorgeous.

Seamus and Rachel didn't go for any whacky, celeb name, and instead opted for Ellie, which we think is very sweet.

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The footballer took to Instagram after Ellie was born on Tuesday to let his fans know that his family are doing well.

Seamus posted an adorable snap of his two-year-old daughter Lilly visiting her sister in hospital.

He wrote: “My girls. What an amazing day.”

“Our amazing baby girl Ellie Coleman, born at 7.25am, weighing a healthy 7lb 4.5ozs.

“My wife Rachel is just simply amazing.”

Everton shared the family picture on their official Instagram account with the message: “Huge congratulations to Seamus, Rachel and Lily on the arrival of baby Ellie! #EvertonFamily."