The latest name to join the growing list of football celebrities being accused of tax fraud is none other than Manchester United’s manager Jose mourinho.
According to reports Jose has been accused of tax fraud during his time at Spanish club Real Madrid.
The Spanish prosecutors are claiming that the Portuguese manager has failed to account his transactions regarding image rights during the years 2011 and 2012.
Jose left Real Madrid to join English side Chelsea football club in 2013.
However his second spell at Chelsea wasn’t a one to remember as they finished in mid table during his second season in charge.
Jose was sacked during mid season by Chelsea to avoid further damage.
Interestingly even RealMadrid’s star man Cristiano Ronaldo is also being accused of tax fraud between the years 2011 and 2014.
Ronaldo has been ordered to attended the hearing of his case on 31st of July.
The reported amount that jose has failed to show accounts for is £2.9 million.
Real Madrid are in no mood to talk about these tax allegations as two of their successful campaigners are in huge trouble if they are proved guilty of the acquisitions.
Jose mourinho is currently enjoying a reasonably successful season at Manchester united as he has managed to win 3 trophies in his first season with the red devils.
Jose is widely recognized for his aggressive tactics on and off the pitch. He is one of the very few managers who could have managed to complete a single signing that is worth more than $100 million during his first ever season in charge of the club.
United have given full fledged support to the Portuguese manager by letting him to spent hefty amounts of money on different signings.
Currently the football world is experiencing a series of attacks on players and staff who have tried and are trying to go under law.
In the past famous players like Lionel messi and Javier mascherano had to pay penalty for avoiding paying their taxes.
It is to be noted that jose is one of the most handsomely paid managers currently around the world, he is next to only pep guardiola of another Manchester side Manchester city.