Is this the end of Ronaldo Era in Real Madrid?

- Aniket Soni   17-06-2017


The Real Madrid’s left wing forward and club’s top scorer with 407 goals in 8 seasons, Cristiano Ronaldo, wants to quit both the club and Spain after being accused of committing tax fraud in the country, a report in Portuguese sports daily A Bola said on Friday.

Ronaldo is ongoing with is ninth season this year at Real Madrid since joining them from the England Club - Manchester United in 2009 for a then highest world record fee of 96 million euros. And In November 2016, Ronaldo agreed to extend his contract until 2021.

It said that Ronaldo was “deeply disenchanted“ with the allegations charged against him. According to the sources, Spanish prosecutors have filed a lawsuit against the player and accused him of defrauding tax authorities worth 14.7 million euros by hiding his image rights income between 2011 and 2014. But Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing and has not commented on this news yet.

Real Madrid manager and authorities said in a press meet on Thursday that they are sure the Portuguese forward had acted legally and the allegations charged on him are fake. Cristiano Ronaldo. The four-time Ballon d’Or winner and four-time Golden Shoe winner is new in the famous line with Barcelona’s stars Messi and Neymar who are caught up in cases over tax or transfers in Spain.