José Mourinho accused of €3,3m tax fraud in Spain

The Portugal worldwide was immediately linked with a return to Manchester United, with Paris Saint-Germain the only other side seriously in the frame after Bayern Munich dismissed reports of their interest.Ronaldo, Portugal’s all-time leading scorer, is the latest in a long line of players in Spain – among them Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Neymar – to be caught up in cases over tax or transfers.”The Spanish government. through the tax department, issued a certificate in which it attested that he had regularized his position and was in compliance with all his tax obligations”, Gestifute said.Cristiano Ronaldo’s woes deepened yesterday when the star striker who reportedly wants to quit Real Madrid was summoned to appear before a judge investigating tax fraud.Perez did an interview Monday with Onda Cera where he spoke about the tax evasion accusations Ronaldo is facing.Perez assured the fans that the Portugal worldwide would be honouring his contract with Real Madrid while insisting that he would contact the star striker only after the conclusion of Portugal’s Confederations Cup campaign.Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho may not be having that reunion at Old Trafford after all.Mourinho left Real Madrid in 2013 to manage English club Chelsea for a second spell before signing with United in 2016. Reports suggest that Manchester United have made a £175 million + David De Gea bid for the Portuguese star.”I have not spoken to Ronaldo, I have just heard what has been in the newspapers. Cristiano is not a business, it is history of Real Madrid“. As noted in the tweet above, AS’s report is coming from someone close to Jorge Mendes, who is Ronaldo’s agent.Something really freakish would have to happen for him to leave this club.However, Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez, insists he is calm about the situation and any buyer would have to meet the superstar’s whopping £880million buy-out clause.Mourinho left Real Madrid in 2013 to manage Chelsea for a second spell before signing with United a year ago.