Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia are Expecting their 3rd Child

Finally there are children in the Swedish royal family again

Princess Sofia (36) and Prince Carl Philip (41) are expecting their third child. The royal court announces this on Instagram and even reveals some details about the birth to the royal fans.

The official social media channel reads: “Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia have the great pleasure to announce that they are expecting their third child.”

In fact, the news comes as a surprise and may even have caused the family a little concern. Because: The Sweden Royals were only recently tested positive for the corona virus. It is still unclear whether this can affect the baby.

But Sofia seems to be fine. The parents-to-be cannot wait for their child to be born. “We are happy and full of expectation and look forward to welcoming our third child, a sibling of Prince Alexander and Prince Gabriel. A new little member of our family, ”write Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia.

Not only the anticipation, but even the due date, the Royals announce pretty precisely. “Princess Sofia is doing well and the birth is expected at the turn of the month of March-April 2021,” says the announcement. As soon as their baby is born, he will be the eighth mini-royal in the Sweden line and thus the eighth grandchild for King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden