Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been accused of tax fraud by Spanish prosecutors investigating his time at Real Madrid.
“From now on it will be the judge in charge of the case who will take the necessary steps to determine the possible responsibilities of Mr Mourinho.”
Mourinho’s management team — Gestifute — and Real Madrid did not immediately respond to CNN’s request for comment.
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Last week, Cristiano Ronaldo was accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax between 2011 and 2014.
In a statement, Ronaldo’s management company Gestifute said there had been no attempt to evade taxes.
The Real star has been summoned to testify on July 31.
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Mourinho, who has won 25 trophies with clubs in Portugal, Italy, Spain and England, managed Real from 2010 and 2013, winning the Spanish league and the Super Cup in 2012 and the Copa del Rey in 2011.
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The former Chelsea and Inter Milan boss joined Manchester United in 2016 and won three trophies in his first season.
And by guiding United to Europa League success, the English Premier League side — the world’s most valuable football club — qualified for next season’s Champions League, Europe’s premier cup competition.
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