Jorge Mendes under investigation by Portuguese authorities
7 February 2020
The case concerns alleged tax fraud and money laundering in relation to a series of player transfers, according to the Portuguese magazine Sabado.
Also under investigation are the presidents of Porto, Benfica and Braga.
The Portuguese authorities are investigating football agent Jorge Mendes in relation to a case of alleged tax fraud and money laundering, according to the Portuguese magazine Sabado.
Mendes represents some of the world's most high-profile players, such as Cristiano Ronaldo, Bernardo Silva and Ederson.
According to the magazine, the case involves the alleged embezzlement of about €20 million in relation to the transfers of 15 players, including Radamel Falcao, Iker Casillas and James Rodriguez.
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