The Malta Independent 25 June 2017, Sunday

Football

Messi offers to pay €500,000 to avoid 21-month jail sentence

Friday, 23 June 2017, 14:51 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Lionel Messi has offered to pay an additional fine of 500,000 euros to ensure he avoids a 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud that a judge is expected to suspend, a Spanish state prosecutor said...

FIFA opens case against Juventus over Paul Pogba transfer

Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 09:55 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

FIFA says it has opened a disciplinary case against Juventus after investigating the Italian champion's world-record sale of Paul Pogba to Manchester United. FIFA says "no disciplinary...

Spanish state prosecutor charges Ronaldo with tax fraud

Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 13:06 Last update: about 11 days ago

A Spanish state prosecutor has charged Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo with defrauding Spain's tax office of 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million) in unpaid taxes. In a statement released...

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