• Mourinho Accused of Tax Evasion in Spain as Ronaldo Gets Hearing Date
Mourinho Accused of Tax Evasion in Spain as Ronaldo Gets Hearing Date

To this date, neither the Spanish tax authorities, nor the public prosecutor have contacted Jose Mourinho or his advisers, who were hired for the inspection process. Upon late payment or if he is convicted, with fines and interest, the penalty could rise up to 42 million euros. Real Madrid did not respond to requests for comment on the alle...

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  • Top stats to know: National Hockey League draft begins Friday night
Top stats to know: National Hockey League draft begins Friday night

Hischier, who has a competitive drive to be a difference maker every time he is on the ice, was named the Canadian Hockey League's rookie of the year last month after scoring 86 points in 57 games. 1 overall and immediately had a huge impact on their new teams, there doesn't appear to be a transcendent talent at the top of the draft. Patrick he...

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  • Here's what Barack Obama texted Kevin Durant after Warriors won NBA Finals
Here's what Barack Obama texted Kevin Durant after Warriors won NBA Finals

But as the Warriors sealed a 4-1 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers - gaining revenge having collapsed from 3-1 up against the same opponents previous year - Durant's switch has been vindicated. The Cavs have the second highest odds to win next year's championship, at 3-1 at the SuperBook. For three years in the regular season, 67-73-67, the Wa...

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  • A Los Angeles Lakers future with Lonzo Ball
A Los Angeles Lakers future with Lonzo Ball

A Los Angeles Lakers trade idea might be brewing ahead of the 2017 NBA Draft . Minutes after the Lakers made his oft-stated prediction come true by drafting his son, LaVar Ball told ESPN that he had spent his 19-year-old son's entire life talking about his destiny of playing for that team, and he claimed that Lonzo would "take the ...

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  • Putin thanks Federation Internationale de Football Association for helping Russia in arranging Confederations Cup
Putin thanks Federation Internationale de Football Association for helping Russia in arranging Confederations Cup

Germany head coach Joachim Loew has questioned the value of hosting a Confederations Cup between Euro 2016 and next year's World Cup. Former Legia Warsaw coach Cherchesov will take charge of his first competitive game at the helm of the host nation against New Zealand in St Petersburg on Saturday.

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  • Man United have reportedly agreed a deal with Alvaro Morata
Man United have reportedly agreed a deal with Alvaro Morata

As they prepare to return to the Champions League and look to launch a serious Premier League title bid next season, United may be far from finished in the summer transfer market. "He wants to play more". What if he doesn't adapt? No matter his signature is being sought after by most of Europe's big clubs like AC Milan , Chelsea , and Ma...

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  • Magic Johnson sees himself and Jason Kidd in Lonzo Ball
Magic Johnson sees himself and Jason Kidd in Lonzo Ball

Lonzo Ball , right, poses for a photo with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected by the Los Angeles Lakers as the No. 2 overall pick during the NBA basketball draft , Thursday, June 22, 2017 , in NY. The tide has turned. With his son making the interview rounds in the tunnels of Barclays Center, LaVar excitedly talked abou...

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  • Magic sees Lonzo as 1 piece in Lakers' grand rebuilding plan
Magic sees Lonzo as 1 piece in Lakers' grand rebuilding plan

The President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson made the decision to go with Ball and was very excited to have the pleasure of introducing the Lakers' newest top draft pick. If the Lakers plan on stretching their cap space to sign a few blockbuster free agents, their ability to complement those players with young, low-priced talent ...

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  • Real Madrid reject Mourinho contract allegations
Real Madrid reject Mourinho contract allegations

The Provincial Prosecutor's Office of Madrid are looking into Mourinho's time at Real Madrid , where he was a manager for four years from 2010-2013. Cristiano Ronaldo is yet to discuss his future with Real Madrid in an attempt to fully focus on helping guide Portugal to another major global title.

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  • Cristiano will prove innocence over tax allegations — Real Madrid
Cristiano will prove innocence over tax allegations — Real Madrid

He should have paid a tax rate of 24 percent in 2011, and 24.75 percent in the three following years, it said. Ronaldo had previously said he was not anxious about tax investigations as he had nothing to hide. On 30 May, Spain's financial crimes prosecution unit said it filed a complaint against Mijatovic at a Madrid court after a report was fo...

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  • Canaccord Genuity Trims Hydrodec Group plc (HYR) Target Price to GBX 4
Canaccord Genuity Trims Hydrodec Group plc (HYR) Target Price to GBX 4

Barclays PLC reaffirmed an "overweight" rating and set a GBX 475 ($6.01) target price on shares of BT Group PLC in a research note on Monday, March 13th. Shares for $543,385 were sold by Gurnani Roger on Thursday, February 23. SILLIMAN CRAIG L. had sold 610 shares worth $27,657 on Tuesday, May 30. BT Group PLC (NYSE:BT) last issued its quarterly ...

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  • Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7m euros in Spanish tax fraud case
Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7m euros in Spanish tax fraud case

Both Ronaldo and Mourinho are represented by Portuguese agent Jorge Mendes . Other prominent football figures have been accused of tax fraud in Spain in recent months. "All these companies' structures were used by the accused with the object of making physically opaque his image rights earnings", the state prosecutor's report read.

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  • Liverpool willing to break transfer record to land £100m Kylian Mbappe
Liverpool willing to break transfer record to land £100m Kylian Mbappe

PSG has a new sporting director following Olivier Letand and Patrick Kluivert's departure, with Antero Henrique taking over and reportedly making signing Mbappe a priority. L'Equipe reckon Madrid remain favourites, though, and that could see Gareth Bale forced out since Cristiano Ronaldo is staying. ESPNFC reports that Paris Saint-Germain is ...

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  • Marquinhos expects Verratti stay
Marquinhos expects Verratti stay

We'll have to wait and see how things develop over the coming weeks but Verratti would be a superb signing for Chelsea or United if they could get a deal agreed for his signature. "Nobody is forcing me to leave, after all". The Italian worldwide is known to be unsettled in Paris, with a report earlier this week even claiming Verratti and agent ...

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  • Podhoretz: GOP Dodged a Bullet in Georgia Race
Podhoretz: GOP Dodged a Bullet in Georgia Race

But no. Nancy Pelosi is still their party's prom queen. I have enormous respect for her . The Republican victory - the fourth special election won by the party this year - has generated renewed momentum for the party's long-awaited plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, with Senate Republicans due to unveil their own proposal for the Americ...

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  • F1-Red Bull take top two spots in Azerbaijan practice
F1-Red Bull take top two spots in Azerbaijan practice

The Dutchman topped the two sessions, with teammate Daniel Ricciardo in the top three in both, but ended up in the barriers at Turn 1 in the closing stages of FP2. It was a hard session for Toro Rosso, with their drivers having combined to complete just nine laps and not set a time with half an hour to go.

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  • Kuzma Selected in First Round of NBA Draft
Kuzma Selected in First Round of NBA Draft

Adobe analyzed social mentions around the draft, players and teams for the seven days leading up to the draft from across blogs and more than 10 social platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram. Ball lobbed a pitcher high and outside to Dodgers' closer Kenley Jansen who donned an old school No.32 Lakers' Magic Johnson ...

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  • Kovalev calls for third Ward bout after controversial stoppage
Kovalev calls for third Ward bout after controversial stoppage

Upon a WBA review, an immediate rematch could be ordered due to the way the fight was handled at the end, although Flores may not deserve it due to his dramatic behaviour after the punch. "I'm not trying to do better than Sergey", Bivol said. When the fight was stopped, two judges had Ward up on the scorecards with the third judge giving the ed...

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  • Momentum crucial for first Lions Test
Momentum crucial for first Lions Test

While New Zealand are defending a 23-year unbeaten record at Auckland's Eden Park, the Lions haven't won a Test series against the All Blacks since 1971. Finding Haka is described as a "cinematic journey into the heart of New Zealand to discover the passion, dedication and understanding it takes to perform the famous ritual".

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  • Former captain Brian O'Driscoll presents Lions Tests jerseys
Former captain Brian O'Driscoll presents Lions Tests jerseys

The Daily Telegraph complained that the deserving English players had been "snubbed" and former Lions publicly criticised Gatland for "devaluing" the jersey. "Playing rugby at the right end of the field is one", he said. "Most Test matches come down to a few moments and the team that wins, essentially win the key moments", Read said.

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