Angel Di Maria Sentenced To One Year in Prison, Fined £1.76m Due To Tax Fraud

Paris Saint-Germain star, Angel Di Maria has been fined £1.76m and handed a one year prison sentence after he admitted two separate counts of fraud which each carry a six-month sentence. Now playing for the Ligue 1 giants, Paris Saint-Germain, the Argentine was found guilty of defrauding Spanish government of £1.14m tax payment during his time at Real Madrid between 2010 and 2014. However, sentences under two years for those with no previous convictions are

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José Mourinho Accused Of €3.3m Tax Fraud

Manchester United boss José Mourinho has been accused of tax fraud by Spanish prosecutors investigating his time as Real Madrid’s head coach. It is understood that the Mou is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012. Although, Mourinho is yet to comment on the allegation, a prosecutor claimed he did not declare income from the use of his image rights in order to get an “illicit benefit”. In

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Courtois Turns Down New Contract From Chelsea

Thibaut Courtois has rejected the first contract offered to him by Chelsea, but hopes to sign a renewal despite interest from Real Madrid. Courtois is currently earning £100,000-a- week and is hoping to double that with a new contract. The first offer from Chelsea was rejected amicably and both parties are hoping to reach an agreement soon. Real Madrid were interested in the Belgium international, but could not convince him to join in January. Courtois

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Schweinsteiger Uncertain Of His Future In MLS Next Season

Bastian Schweinsteiger is glad in the MLS with Chicago Fire, however he is not sure if regardless he’ll be around next season. The veteran midfielder persevered through a troublesome two- year spell at Manchester United and joined Chicago Fire on free transfer. Schweinsteiger has been critical to the type of the MLS furnish, as they sit second in the Eastern League Table. “I’m truly cheerful here and everything fits. The club is gaining ground and

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Emmanuel Adebayor: Moving To Crystal Palace Was My Worst Career Decision

Emmanuel Adebayor has said his move to Crystal Palace in 2016 was the “worst decision” of his career. The 33-year-old former Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur forward joined Palace on a six-moth loan spell in January last year and was released at the end of that season after scoring just once in 15 appearances. “I had some great experiences in England in clubs who are among the best in the country,” Adebayor, who currently plays

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Super Eagles Vows To Defeat South-Africa

Nigeria hosting South Africa in Group E is the stand- out fixture as 47 countries begin the group stage of qualifying for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. Another big clash this weekend is the north African clash between Tunisia and Egypt in Group J. The 12 group winners will qualify along with the best three runners-up will join hosts Cameroon in the finals. South Africa are looking for a first win ever

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Benzema Insists Ronaldo Is Not Selfish

Karim Benzema insists Cristiano Ronaldo is not selfish as people think and can turn provider, whenever needed. Ronaldo scored 42 goals in 46 games for Real Madrid, to help win the La Liga, UCL, Club World Cup and UEFA Super Cup. And despite Messi getting 19 assists, seven more than the formidable Portuguese forward, Benzema insists he passes when needed. “I have no words. When I hear his name, I just have a gesture of

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