Emerging report, indicates that Real Madrid forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, wants to leave the club and Spain, after being accused of committing tax fraud in the country, a report in Portuguese Sports daily, A Bola, revealed yesterday.
The foreign newspaper, stated its story was based on a reliable source, and that the 32-year-old four-time World Player of the Year, had already made up his mind to ask the club for a transfer.
It said that Ronaldo was “deeply disenchanted” with the allegations against him.
Recall, that Spanish Prosecutors had filed a lawsuit against the player, accusing him of defrauding tax authorities of a whopping €14.7 million, by hiding his image rights income, between 2011 and 2014. Ronaldo has however, denied any wrongdoing.
Reacting to the allegation, Real Madrid said on Thursday, that they were confident the Portuguese forward had acted legally.