Princess Sofia and Prince Carl Philip of Sweden announce pregnancy shortly after Covid-19 diagnosis

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Princess Sofia and Prince Carl Philip
Princess Sofia and Prince Carl Philip
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Princess Sofia and Prince Carl Philip of Sweden are expecting their third child.

The couple, who are already mom and dad to Prince Alexander, 4, and Prince Gabriel, 3, is "happy and excited", the family said on their official Instagram page.

Princess Sofia and Prince Carl Philip, who is fourth in line to the Swedish throne, are set to welcome "a new little member" of their family in late March, early April 2021.

The news comes shortly after the couple were reported to have tested positive for coronavirus back in November.

Despite the diagnosis, however, Princess Sofia is "well", the announcement says.  

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