Cristiano Ronaldo accused of tax evasion, is going to leave real Madrid this summer, according to the media.
Portuguese publication A Bola reports that Cristiano Ronaldo will leave the «Royal club» after the holidays. He was dissatisfied with «unjust persecution» and believes that the leadership of the «real» insufficiently actively protects its main star, writes the Spanish newspaper Marca.
The British newspaper the Independent reports that Cristiano Ronaldo said «comrades in Portugal», which will not return to real Madrid. According to the publication, the main contenders for one of the two main stars of world football and PSG are «Manchester United». Only these clubs are able to «pull» the transaction price of 400 million euros.
The leadership of the «real» hopes that during his stay in Russia (Cristiano Ronaldo will play at the confederations Cup in the Portuguese national team) the player will get cold and change his mind to leave the Madrid club, according to Marca. According to the newspaper, Ronaldo told the real Madrid President that he was going to leave.
The player’s agent Jorge Mendes told the leaders of the «real» that the services of his client are interested clubs from England, France and China.
We will remind, the Prosecutor’s office of Spain accuses the star of the «real» in the fact that in the period from 2011 to 2014 he has hidden from the taxation about 150 million euros, received from commercial use of his image without paying taxes on the amount of 14.7 million euros.
Such a charge faces a fine of 28 million euros and seven years of imprisonment.
According to media reports, the lawyers club suggest Cristiano Ronaldo to resolve the conflict in the pretrial order, that is, to pay 14.7 million euros. Note that earlier this year, Ronaldo has paid 6 million euros, not to bring the case to court.