The Court of Instruction number 1 in Pozuelo de Alarcón (Madrid) has called to testify as investigated Real Madrid football player Cristiano Ronaldo on 31 July for the complaint filed by the Prosecutor’s Office in which it accuses him of defrauding 14.7 million Euros.
Cristiano Ronaldo has been called at 11 am on the last day of July by the judge that is investigating the case, according to the Superior Court of Justice of Madrid (TSJM).
The prosecution accuses Ronaldo of creating a corporate structure to defraud 14.7 million Euros “knowingly and voluntarily” and it imputes him for four crimes against the Public Treasury committed between 2011 and 2014, which involve a fraud of 14.7 millions.
It is the same court that will appear next June 27, the agent of football players Jorge Mendes, who represents not only Cristiano Ronaldo, but also another four football players investigated for possible tax offenses and coach Jose Mourinho, who today has joined this list of accused by the Public Prosecutor.
Mendes has been cited as imputed in the framework of the investigation of alleged tax fraud committed by Radamel Falcao, current Monaco football player and former Atletico Madrid, which the prosecution accuses of alleged fraud of 5.66 million Euros in 2012 And 2013, when he was part of the club from Madrid.
The prosecution also filed a complaint against Real Madrid football player Fabio Coentrao for defrauding 1.29 million Euros between 2012 and 2014 and previously against Real Madrid’s ex-players Ángel Di María and Ricardo Carvalho for possible tax offenses.
And today the Economic Crimes Section of the Prosecutor’s Office of Madrid has filed a complaint before the Court of Instruction Dean of Pozuelo de Alarcón against the former coach of Real Madrid José Mourinho for defrauding 3.3 million Euros from his image rights.
According to the Prosecutor’s Office, Mourinho would have committed two crimes against the Public Treasury in relation to Personal Income Tax (IRPF) in 2011 and 2012, when he was training Real Madrid. The amount defrauded amounts to 3,304,670 Euros (1,611,537 Euros in 2011 and 1,693,133 Euros in 2012).
Madrid, June 20, 2017, EFE/Practica Español
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Ejercicio de comprensión B.2 (Comprehension B.2)
Lee la noticia y responde las preguntas. (Read the news and answer the questions)
Cristiano Ronaldo ha sido absuelto por la Fiscalía.
Cristiano Ronaldo ha sido acusado por la Fiscalía por haber defraudado millones de euros.
Cristiano Ronaldo ha sido citado por un Juzgado de Instrucción solo para testificar.
pagó todos sus impuestos.
no ha cometido ningún fraude fiscal.
eludió el pago de impuestos.
No se sabe.
No se sabe.
No se sabe.
en julio del año que viene.
a finales del mes que viene.
en la primera quincena del mes que viene.