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Mourinho accused of tax fraud

The Portuguese global is set to give evidence in his case on 31 July. The 32-year-old Portuguese star is facing four charges of fraud through offshore companies between 2011 and 2014. Mr Mourinho, 54, is accused of two counts of tax fraud - €1.6m in 2011 and €1.7m in 2012. Last week, Cristiano Ronaldo was accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax between 2011 and 2014. Read More »

Man United raise bid for Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata to €70m


Furthermore, if he does move, there's the pressure of a hefty transfer fee, and we all know what some members of the English press are like if such players don't live up to their expectations. However, he only made 14 league starts. Linked to team selection, is the fact that Morata was not a key member of the Real Madrid squad last season. Read More »

Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls


After speculation that the Boston Celtics , Phoenix Suns and Cleveland Cavaliers are interested, a report on Tuesday stated Butler preferred one of those teams. It's unclear if any of these teams have what it takes to trade for Butler or if these are all just smoke screens to build up his value. Sources: Bulls were informed by Dwyane Wade that he's picking up his option for next season. Read More »

Yachting: New Zealand dispatch Britain to reach America's Cup challenger final


Grinder Luke Parkinson quickly jumped behind the wheel, but down to five crewmen, Artemis eased up as Kiwi skipper Peter Burling sailed off to victory. Moments after the Land Rover BAR and Emirates Team New Zealands second start, Land Rover BAR cleanly executed a bear-away and began flying. Land Rover BAR lost two America's Cup semifinal races to Emirates Team New Zealand on Monday when the British team was forced to retire after a part in their "wing" sail snapped. Read More »

Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

In a statement, Ronaldo's management company Gestifute said there had been no attempt to evade taxes. Finally, the Real Madrid boss didn't want to talk about a price: "There are no numbers". "The only thing I know is that Cristiano is very angry with the treatment he has received in the press'". As a result he is said to feel hurt and angry and has made up his mind that he no longer wants to play in La Liga . Read More »

Mickelson, longtime caddie to part ways


Mickelson added himself. "Our decision is not based on a single incident. Bones is one of the most knowledgeable and dedicated caddies in the world", said Mickelson. "His game is still at an elite level, and when he wins in the future (definitely the Masters), I will be among the first to congratulate him". Mackay has been Mickelson's caddie since he turned pro in 1992, and the two have shared 25 memorable years together. Read More »

Lions' Thornton suspended 6 games for 2017 season


He started six games last season and played in seven others, making 18 tackles and one sack. The 27-year-old Thornton will be able to rejoin the Lions following Detroit's game against the New Orleans Saints on October 15. Initially a third-round pick by Green Bay in 2014, Thornton has been with the Packers, Patriots and Lions in his career. Ledbetter, who played both end and tackle at Arkansas, and free-agent additions Jordan Hill , Ego Ferguson and Bruce Gaston also will vie for ... Read More »

Modi praises Adityanath, says UP on road to prosperity and progress

The PM spoke at length on making India self-reliant in different fields including Defence and Healthcare. They are devoted to the objective of ridding the humanity of pain. During his 40-minute stay at the institute, he took a round of the two laboratories. Lucknow Police sub-inspector Kuldeep Singh was greeted by Prime Minister Modi, who appreciated his gesture. Read More »

Cosby thanks supporters on Twitter as trial deliberations continue

In striking down McMonagle's latest request, the judge noted that Cosby publicist Andrew Wyatt has been giving his own explanations to media about deadlocks and mistrials. "So wow, after 36 years I just realized what he gave me - Quaaludes". Their honest work, individually. In a video shared by Cosby above, a man leads a crowd chanting, "We love Bill", and "Free Bill Cosby ", in support of the comedian. Read More »

Tax fraud case: Real Madrid president not contemplating Cristiano Ronaldo departure

The 24-year-old Morata , who was married in Venice over the weekend, is believed to be rated at £79milllion by Real , but Cristiano Ronaldo's situation is believed to have complicated matters. However, Ronaldo was able to show up in the last month of the season, and that played a crucial role in Real Madrid's ability to become Spanish and European champion. Read More »

Charl Schwartzel co-leads heading into the weekend at St. Jude Classic


Munoz had three birdies on each side, including back-to-back birdies at 15 and 16 in a bogey-free effort. Billy Horschel, Rafa Cabrera Bello, Kevin Chappell, Chez Reavie and amateur Braden Thornberry tied for fourth at 8 under. Jutanugarn was tied with Thompson (72) and Chun (70) at 17-under 271. Phil Mickelson was also in the mix on Sunday, but veered off track with a triple-bogey on the 12th hole to trickle back. Read More »

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud

Lindelof , who has 12 worldwide caps to his name with Sweden, is Mourinho's first signing this summer and is expected to be a first choice centre half at Manchester United next season. Barcelona's Lionel Messi was sentenced to a 21-month jail sentence and 2.09 million euro fine past year for tax fraud. Spanish media claimed the Real Madrid star must be in the courtroom in Pozuelo at 11am local time for the beginning of the case. Read More »

FIFA chief Infantino says level of Confederations Cup organization perfect

Shprygin said he had been notified by Confederations Cup organisers that his fan-ID - required to attend matches - had been cancelled. "We will introduce him slowly so he can maybe join us later". It was the ideal start for the Russians in a game played at the new Krestovsky Stadium , where President Vladimir Putin and Federation Internationale de Football Association chief Gianni Infantino both gave speeches before kick-off. Read More »

Pacers reportedly hope to trade Paul George


The third one has been George and the Pacers likely won't be able to replace that in a trade. Pritchard has yet to show an inclination to engage the Lakers , but has discussed deals with several teams - including Cleveland - in which the expectation of teams would be that George is a "one-year rental". Read More »

Hawks to trade Dwight Howard to Hornets


Sources: Charlotte is sending Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli and 41st pick to Atlanta for Dwight Howard and 31st pick. Prior to joining the Hawks, Howard spent three years with the Houston Rockets . His scoring average was his lowers output since his rookie season, when he averaged 12.0 points a game. The deal reunites Howard with Hornets coach Steve Clifford, who served as an assistant coach with the Orlando Magic and the LA Lakers during his time with both teams. Read More »

Jose Mourinho Accused of £2.9m Tax Fraud During Real Madrid Regime

This is very unusual and in the next few days I'll talk to him. De Gea , 26, has never hidden his intention to return back to Spain , especially due to national team commitments, as he feels being Real Madrid's number 1 is a sure way to establish himself as the starting keeper of the national team. Read More »

Jose Mourinho accused of $3.7m tax fraud in Spain

Jose Mourinho could now follow Cristiano Ronaldo in having to testify in a Spanish court before the new season starts. In quotes published on Marca's website, Perez said: " We have built a legendary team with the best players from Spain and the world, but also with many players from our youth academy. Read More »

INVITED: 3 United Kingdom players to attend the NBA Draft

The Kings had a level of peace because their remaining veterans understood the organization's strategy and weren't the kind to publicly complain. 5 prospect of ESPN's class of recruits in 2016, Malik Monk chose to attend the University of Kentucky over staying at home in Arkansas. Read More »

For Real? Madrid President Reveals Plans to Sign Messi

The recently re-elected Los Blancos president spoke to Spanish radio station Onda Cero (via FourFourTwo ) about the mercurial La Blaugrana superstar, and stated that Real would definitely have been interested in bringing him to the Santiago Bernabeu. Read More »

Spanish prosecutors accuse Mourinho of tax fraud

Ronaldo was accused last week of four counts of tax fraud totaling some $16.5 million and, as he is now under investigation by a Spanish court, must appear before the bench at Pozuelo de Alarcon on July 31, where a judge will decide whether to charge him with criminal financial wrongdoing. Read More »

Black bear kills Alaska teen during mountain race

Last week, four hikers were attacked and wounded by a female grizzly bear at the Eagle River camp ground on the outskirts of Anchorage . The family member had Global Positioning System coordinates from the missing runner's phone that helped guide searchers to the area where his phone was. Read More »

Caroline Wozniacki vs. Jelena Ostapenko 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction


Wozniacki, who has never made the semi-finals of the French Open , led 2-1 again in the decider before more rain. The last teenager to advance to the semifinals at Roland Garros was Ana Ivanovic 10 years ago. Waves of weather - "We had a hurricane, a sandstorm, and we nearly had snow too", Bacsinszky said in her on-court interview - disrupted both players' games, but she said she was ready for a heavy surface. Read More »