A Spanish Prosecutor demanded to sentence the former striker Spanish “Barcelona” and Makhachkala FC “Anji”, now playing in the Turkish “Antalyaspor” Cameroonian Samuel Eto’o to 10 and a half years in prison, according to El Pais.
Such punishment player want to expose for withholding taxes, in which he is accused.
As reported, from 2006 to 2009, the Cameroonian withheld from the Spanish Treasury around 3.5 million euros obtained from the Catalan club and the Puma company. In the declarations It appeared that the money had been received from firms located in Hungary and Spain, to thereby reduce tax payments.
In addition to prison, the athlete faces a fine, six times the withheld amount.
Samuel Eto’o in the “Barcelona” became the triple champion of Spain, twice won the Champions League (once in the Italian “inter”) and a number of other trophies. In “Anzhi” he played from 2012 to 2014, was the captain of the Makhachkala team.