Supreme Court Confirms Messi Fraud Sentence

By Olufunke Olorunfemi (An24)- Spain’s Supreme Court on Wednesday confirmed a 21-month jail sentence and 2.09-million-euro ($2.25 million) fine imposed on Lionel Messi for tax fraud, months after the Barcelona football star lodged an appeal. The Argentina international and his father Jorge Horacio Messi were in July 2016 found guilty of using companies in Belize,…

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BREAKING: Moyes Resigns As Sunderland Manager

David Moyes has resigned as Sunderland manager following their relegation from the Premier League, the club announced on Monday. The 54-year-old Scot succeeded Sam Allardyce last July and oversaw a desperate season that saw Sunderland finish 16 points adrift of safety at the foot of the table. “I would like to thank (chairman) Ellis Short…

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Ex-Liverpool Forward, Dirk Kuyt Retires From Football

Former Liverpool forward Dirk Kuyt has retired from football just days after leading Feyenoord to the Eredivise title. The Dutchman scored a hat-trick in his final professional appearance to ensure the club finished as national champions for the first time since 1999 after a 3-1 final day win over Heracles on Sunday.…

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