Real Madrid’s legendary forward Cristiano Ronaldo is being accused of tax evasion by Spanish authorities.
The prosecutor’s office in Madrid says it has filed a lawsuit against the Portuguese player, for evading taxes between 2011 and 2014.
Ronaldo has denied similar accusations in the past, saying that he has nothing to hide.
On this occasion he is accused of knowingly using a “business structure” to hide income made from his image rights.
Ronaldo earned $93m (£72m) from salary, bonuses and endorsements last year, making him the highest-paid sports person in the world for the second year running.