According to the Daily Mirror, Irineu has since christened all 13 boys after famous footballers, all beginning with the letter R. The family, who live in Concei ao de Coit, Brazil, hoped their thirteenth child would be a game-changer but instead the midwife announced it was yet another boy.
Full-time mum Jucicleide said: "Every lunch time I cook a kilo of rice, a kilo of beans and an extra-large packet of macaroni."Of course there are times when things are tough but nobody ever goes hungry. "If we have one loaf of bread, it's divided and shared between everybody."The good thing is that all my boys are well behaved."