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Cristiano Ronaldo Appears In Court In Tax Fraud Case

According to the BBC, prosecutors accuse Ronaldo, reported to be the world's highest paid athlete, of evading €14.7m ($17.3m; £13.1m) in tax. He had been expected to make a statement after the pre-trial hearing, but left without saying a word. The Real Madrid

Lionel Messi Finally Ties The Knot With His Childhood Sweetheart

The couple chose the Rosario City Center complex in the Argentinean city Rosario, where they met, as the wedding location, Joinfo.com reports. The star-studded ceremony, called "the wedding of the century” in Argentina, was

Shocking Video Shows Chilean Surgeons Stop Operation to Watch Football Match

Chilean authorities called for an investigation after a leaked video of surgeons of the University of Chile hospital stopping mid-operation to watch a series of penalties with the patient on the table, Joinfo.com reports with reference to National Helm. The scandal was

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of €14.7 million tax evasion by Madrid courts

The economic crime arm of Madrid's Provincial Prosecutor's Office filed a complaint on Tuesday against the Portugal international for allegedly committing four crimes between 2011 and 2014, according to Goal. The prosecution claims that during those four years Ronaldo would have avoided

Dortmund football fans open homes to stranded away Monaco supporters

Explosions that damaged Borussia Dortmund's team bus in Germany on Tuesday ahead of a Champions League quarter-final against AS Monaco delayed the game by a day, and leaving some away fans stranded, Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. In response, Dortmund fans

Player injured in bus blasts before Dortmund-Monaco match

Twenty-six-year-old Spanish defender Marc Bartra was injured, the team said in a tweet. He was rushed to the hospital, Joinfo.com reports with reference to CNN. Bartra has played 17 games in all competitions for Dortmund this season.

False Nazi-claims make Ukrainian football star Roman Zozulya leave Rayo Vallecano

The 27-year-old Ukraine striker wrote an open letter to fans of Rayo, who have a large left-wing fanbase, after his deadline-day move denying he had links to the far right, Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. But supporters of the Madrid-based second-tier

Super Bowl tickets prices dropped after Dallas Cowboys ousted

Before Sunday's playoff game, the cheapest ticket to Super Bowl LI on StubHub was $4,195. Shortly after the Cowboys were defeated 34-31 on a field goal as time ran out, the get-in price was down 20 percent to $3,349. Tickets in the

Cristiano Ronaldo wins best player award at first ever Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony

Cristiano Ronaldo has been crowned the first ever world player of the year at the Best FIFA Football Awards, Mirror reports. The Real Madrid star fought off competition from Barcelona rival Lionel Messi to win the trophy in its inaugural year. He

Vandals alter iconic Hollywood sign

On Tuesday, what’s believed to be a lone vandal managed to change the iconic sign overlooking Los Angeles early Sunday to read “Cowboys Suck,” said L.A. Police Officer Christopher Garcia, Daily Snark reports. The vandal, who police suspect is a male, a