Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia are expecting a child

Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia.

Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia. Photo: Linda Broström/The Royal Court of Sweden

Their Royal Highnesses Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia are delighted to announce that The Princess is expecting their third child.

"We are happy and excited, and are looking forward to welcoming our third child – a sibling for Prince Alexander and Prince Gabriel, and a new addition to our family," say Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia.

Princess Sofia is feeling well, and the birth is expected to take place at the end of March or the beginning of April 2021.