KYLE Walker's fiancé Annie Kilner has branded him the "best daddy' after ex Lauryn Goodman accuses him of "bullying" their son in a brutal snub.
Annie shared a loved-up celebratory post of her kissing the footballer to mark his birthday.
She wrote alongside the pic: "Happy birthday to my fiancé and the best daddy to our three boys.
The Manchester City star, 31, sparked backlash when he showed off his new boots on Instagram, with the names of his and Annie's children, Riann, Reign, and Roman, on the side.
Lauryn, 30, was left heartbroken that Kyle excluded their one-year-old son Kairo.
In response, Lauryn targeted brand Puma in a petition – urging them to stop endorsing Kyle after they provided him with the boots.
The page's description reads: "My son Kairo Walker, a BABY OF 13 MONTHS OLD has been the subject of online bullying from an instagram post made from his 'father' Kyle Walker. Endorsed by the brand Puma (Puma Football.)"
Providing the brand's email address, she called for Puma to remove the photo of the boots from all of their social media pages, and issue a public statement of apology to Kairo, herself, and "anyone affected from this triggering outlandish callous actions endorsed by yourselves".
She added: "For the future, if Kyle wishes to have his sons he either has them ALL or NONE. It is simple."
At the time of writing, 1,346 concerned fans have shown their support for the cause by signing, with Lauryn admitting her fear for Kairo's mental health in the description.
Lauryn continued: "Kairo's father's latest post has not only absolutely shocked me but shocked everyone to the core. Things posted on the internet are there forever and Kairo has been abused by him and his partner for far too long.
"He is 1 years old. He is an INNOCENT baby. No matter anyone's opinion on me, Kairo has done NOTHING & he does not deserve any of this let alone publicly.
"I speak for the many women that are silenced. Believe me when I say there are SO many more women in my situation. More than you could EVER imagine and a lot of people have dm'd me finding comfort in me not being silenced. They praise me for standing my own ground and not hiding Kairo. Why should he be hidden? To give his father an easy life? NEVER.
"There is keeping him private for his own protection (which is needed after the lies and stories his partner sold) and then there is ignoring his existence. Your own flesh and blood, Kyle. The latter will never happen – he is not going anywhere."
Lauryn also accused Puma of "ignoring" all of the complaints about the matter, adding: "I know charities on behalf of bullying children have been in contact with them."
Her sister Chloe previously lashed out at Kyle in a passionate video message, calling his actions "vile" and "disgraceful".
Lauryn gave birth to her and Kyle's son last April, with the pair embroiled in a fling in 2019 while he was briefly separated from partner Annie.
The move sparked fierce backlash, but he has switched off comments and refused to publicly acknowledge the criticism.
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