Jose Mourinho Desires to Sign Alvaro Morata Instead of Cristiano Ronaldo

The statement also said that Mourinho had received a certificate from the authorities confirming that he was “up to date with all his tax obligations”.They claim that Mourinho, who took over at United previous year, failed to declare 3.3 million euros ($3.7m, £2.9m) during his time in the Spanish capital – 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 million euros in 2012. Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano, among others, have already been convicted.In March, a day after being summoned to answer a judge’s questions regarding the fraud investigation, Di Maria paid 1.45 million euros ($1.6 million) to Spain’s Tax Office. He’s coaching Manchester United. However, Mourinho’s representatives last night issued a statement insisting the Spanish government had ratified his tax affairs.According to local media, Ronaldo is due to appear in court at Pozuelo de Alarcon, Madrid, on July 31.It has accused Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo and former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth several millions of euros in the last two weeks, with both men denying any wrongdoing.The document formalizing the deal between the parties said that Di Maria used a company in Panama to avoid tax.In Spain, sentences less than two years are normally suspended unless the individual has a prior conviction.Ronaldo’s trouble coincided with the same Madrid-based prosecutor’s office accusing Mourinho of two counts of tax fraud.It is alleged that Mourinho used shell companies in the Virgin Islands and Ireland to “hide profits made from image rights”.Last year, Messi and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, were found guilty on three counts of defrauding tax authorities of 4.1 million euros ($4.6 million) from income made from image rights.The 29-year-old is the latest Argentinian player to come under scrutiny from the Spanish tax authorities.