Portugal will face Russia in the opening match of the Confederations Cup on Wednesday in Moscow the match is marked by the clutter surrounding the Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo. This Tuesday, Spanish judicial authorities announced that Ronaldo has been summoned to declare next July 31 as being investigated for an alleged crime of tax fraud, as the prosecution suspects that the player might have concealed an amount of 14.7 million Euros for their image rights.
According to the Portuguese press, this complaint has caused the player to be upset with Real Madrid considering that he has not been defended by his club and that he would have asked his agent to change airs for the next season. White president Florentino Perez said Monday night in a radio interview that Real Madrid does not contemplate that he can leave at this time.
He’s a Madrid player right now, something strange would have to happen to get him out Insisted on Onda Cero, although he admitted that Ronaldo feels hurt and may be right, because he has not had the will to hide anything from anyone” on the tax issue. We are professionals and here we are thinking only to give the maximum to reach as far as possible in this competition and enjoy a tournament that Portugal has never played,” said Portuguese central Pepe. Continue reading “Portugal plays a final in the Confederations against Russia”