Posts tagged as Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo accepts fine and suspended jail sentence for tax fraud in Spain

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A smiling Cristiano Ronaldo has accepted a huge fine and suspended jail sentence for tax fraud after a deal with Spanish prosecutors. The Portugal and Juventus star, 33, will pay a total of 18.8million euros (£16.9million) after pleading guilty at a hearing in Madrid this morning. Ronaldo, who went to court with his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez, also received a 23-month prison sentence but as a first-time offender for a non-violent…

Soccer star Ronaldo to answer tax fraud charges in Spain

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Cristiano Ronaldo is due in court in Spain on Tuesday to answer charges of evading taxes during his nine-year reign as Spanish side Real Madrid’s all-time highest scorer. The Portuguese striker is expected to plead guilty after he struck a deal last year with authorities in Spain to settle the case by paying an 18.8 million euro ($21.4 million) fine and accepting a suspended jail sentence. The 33-year-old Juventus forward…

Cristiano Ronaldo rape claim: Key piece of evidence behind police demand for striker’s DNA

Friday, January 11, 2019

Kathryn Mayorga’s dress has become the key piece of evidence as the Juventus striker stands accused of rape. It has been revealed today that Las Vegas Police Department want Ronaldo’s DNA so they can try and link the striker to a sample found on what Ms Mayorga was wearing. The dress forms part of the box of evidence that includes a sexual assault kit that tested the former model for…

Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegation: Accuser ‘got courage from #MeToo’

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Kathryn Mayorga, the former teacher who has accused footballer Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her in 2009, was inspired to speak out by the #MeToo movement, her lawyer has said. “The MeToo movement and the women who have stood up and disclosed sexual assaults has given Kathryn a lot of courage,” Leslie Stovall said. Ronaldo has “firmly” denied assaulting Ms Mayorga at a Las Vegas hotel. He spoke out ahead of…

Cristiano Ronaldo accuser spells out rape claims in magazine

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Kathryn Mayorga, the woman who alleges that Cristiano Ronaldo raped her, has revealed extensive details of the events she claims took place in a Las Vegas hotel room in 2009. The 34-year-old teacher claims the superstar footballer forced her to have sex with him in the bathroom of his penthouse suite, despite repeatedly being told not to. Mayorga also revealed the protracted legal process by which she subsequently agreed to…