“Mourinho received a year prison sentence for tax evasion

Mourinho agreed that is guilty in this case

Coach Jose Moringotto: PA Images/TASS

– Head coach of English football club “Manchester United” Jose Mourinho has pleaded guilty in the case about evasion from payment of taxes in Spain and agreed to a one-year prison term of probation, reports Mundo Deportivo.

55-year-old Portuguese in writing admitted that as coach of real Madrid between 2010 and 2013, had paid about 3.3 million euros of taxes on rights of way.

Last autumn, the representatives of Mourinho denied the fact of infringement of the legislation, they argued that coach, living in Spain, paid more than 26 million euros in taxes.

Now, given the confessions Mourinho and his sentence, the case against Portugal was closed.

Who is Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho is one of the most successful coaches in modern football, titles he has achieved virtually every club where he worked. While working at Porto, he won the national championship, according to the times, Portuguese Cup and Portuguese Supercup. But his main achievements in the “Port” has won them the UEFA Cup next season – the Champions League.

After the triumph with Porto, Mourinho in 2004 he accepted an invitation from Chelsea FC, which he soon led to three gold of the championship of England and to victory in several other clubs.

From 2008 to 2010, Mourinho was already working in the Italian “inter”, where happy local fans by winning the national championship (twice) and the Champions League, the Italian Cup, the Italian super Cup (once).

The following club, the Portuguese specialist was just real Madrid, a team he once won the championship, the Cup and the Supercup of Spain.

In may 2016, Mourinho headed “Manchester United”, where he also achieved repeated success, winning the English League Cup, UEFA super Cup and UEFA Europa League.

The trend, however

Mourinho is not the only accused in the tax evasion people associated with Spanish football.

In March this year the court demanded five years in prison for the former midfielder of the Spanish team, real Madrid, Bayern Munich, English “Liverpool” and some other clubs Xabi Alonso.

As reported, the Spanish tax authorities have revealed a number of violations of the tax code on the part of the sportsman: the footballer had used a dummy company for use of marketing rights. It was noted that the Spaniard faces up to eight years in prison and a fine of up to 8 million euros.

In February a court in Spain has sentenced the striker of English football club “Manchester United” Alexis Sanchez to 16 months in prison for tax fraud. The player is accused of being a player in 2012-2013, concealed proceeds from the sale of the rights to your image.

However, in a prison Alexis Sanchez to be: he agreed to pay a tax of 1 million euros.

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo as player of real Madrid, in June received a two-year prison sentence for tax evasion.

33-year-old Portuguese was accused of concealing from the IRS approximately 14.7 million euros. He faces up to five years in prison.

Ronaldo insisted that he had not broken the law and tried to evade taxes.

Earlier, the court in Spain was found guilty of tax evasion another leading player, acting in this country: Argentine striker “Barcelona” Lionel Messi received a 21-month period. The same penalty was issued and the father of the player Horce Horacio Messi, is also held in the case, but the sentence was reduced to 15 months of imprisonment. However, soon after the court decided to replace the prison sentence with a monetary penalty.

It was noted that Messi and his father and so wouldn’t be in jail. According to Spanish law, the terms less than two years usually are served conventionally. In the end, after the verdict, the Argentinian continued to play football at a professional level.

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