Update: Alessandro released the following statement on his website,
Sonia and I are really excited to announce the birth of our baby boy Tobias. Tobias and his Mum are both well. We are very happy and we thanks everybody for being so close to us.
Orginially posted at 11:44 a.m.: Italian football (soccer in the United States) player Alessandro Del Piero, 32, and his wife Sonia welcomed their first child, son Tobias today. The couple have been married since June 2005.
Thanks to CBB reader Kitty.