Lionel Messi 21 months in prison for tax fraud

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  • Spain Soccer Messi Tax Fraud
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    Spain Soccer Messi Tax Fraud
    01/20/2016
    Emilio Morenatti/AP/SIPA
    FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2013 file photo, FC Barcelona star Lionel Messi, left, arrives at a court to answer questions in a tax fraud case in Gava, near Barcelona, Spain. Spanish court officials say Lionel Messi's tax fraud trial has been set for May 31-June 3, 2016. Messi and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, have been charged with three counts of tax fraud and could be sentenced to nearly two years in prison if found guilty. They are accused of defrauding Spain's tax office of 4.1 million...

  • Trial of soccer player Lionel Messi in Barcelona
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    Trial of soccer player Lionel Messi in Barcelona
    06/02/2016
    Alberto Estevez/POOL/SIPA
    Argentine soccer player Lionel Messi (L) and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi (2L), attend their trial in Barcelona, Spain, on 02 June 2016. Spanish State Attorney Office accuses Messi and his father of three offenses against the public purse and asks for a 22 months in jail sentence for both of them. Lionel Messi, the 26-year-old Barcelona player and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, are accused of tax evasion for allegedly having defrauded around four million euros between 2007 and 2009 by...

  • Trial of soccer player Lionel Messi in Barcelona
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    Trial of soccer player Lionel Messi in Barcelona
    06/02/2016
    Alejandro García/SIPA
    Barcelona's FC spokesman, Josep Vives, arrives to attend the trial of soccer player Lionel Messi and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, in Barcelona, Spain, on 02 June 2016. Spanish State Attorney Office accuses Messi and his father of three offenses against the public purse and asks for a 22 months in jail sentence for both of them. Lionel Messi, the 26-year-old Barcelona player and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, are accused of tax evasion for allegedly having defrauded around four million...

  • Lionel Messi tax fraud trial, Barcelona, Spain - 02 Jun 2016
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    Lionel Messi tax fraud trial, Barcelona, Spain - 02 Jun 2016
    06/02/2016
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    Lionel Messi tax fraud trial, Barcelona, Spain - 02 Jun 2016
    Lionel Messi and his father Jorge Messi, who manages his financial affairs, are accused of defrauding the Spanish Tax Agency of 4.1 million Euros ($4.6 million, GBP 3.2 million) by using companies based in tax havens such as Belize and Uruguay to conceal earnings from image rights during years 2007 to 2009....

  • APTOPIX Spain Messi Trial
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    APTOPIX Spain Messi Trial
    06/02/2016
    Manu Fernandez/AP/SIPA
    Barcelona soccer player Lionel Messi arrives at a court in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, June 2, 2016. Messi's tax trial began Tuesday. Messi and his father, Jorge Horacio, have been charged with three counts of tax fraud. They could be sentenced to nearly two years in prison if found guilty of defrauding Spain's tax authority of 4.1 million euros ($4.5 million) from 2007-09. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)/MF102/16154309714298/1606021110

  • Trial of soccer player Lionel Messi in Barcelona
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    Trial of soccer player Lionel Messi in Barcelona
    06/02/2016
    Alberto Estevez/POOL/SIPA
    Argentine soccer player Lionel Messi (R) and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi (L), attend their trial in Barcelona, Spain, on 02 June 2016. Spanish State Attorney Office accuses Messi and his father of three offenses against the public purse and asks for a 22 months in jail sentence for both of them. Lionel Messi, the 26-year-old Barcelona player and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, are accused of tax evasion for allegedly having defrauded around four million euros between 2007 and 2009 by...

  • Spain Messi Trial
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    Spain Messi Trial
    06/02/2016
    Alberto Estevez/AP/SIPA
    Barcelona's Lionel Messi, foreground, and his father Jorge Horacio Messi sit in court in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday June 2, 2016. Lionel Messi denied having knowledge of the tax issues that led to fraud charges against him, saying Thursday he signed documents without reading them because he trusted his father and the advisers responsible for managing his finances. (Alberto Estevez/Pool photo via AP)/PW102/16154496096084/POOL PHOTO/1606021552

  • US-NEW JERSEY-SOCCER-COPA AMERICA CENTENARIO-FINAL
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    US-NEW JERSEY-SOCCER-COPA AMERICA CENTENARIO-FINAL
    06/26/2016
    Li Muzi/Xinhua/SIPA
    (160627) -- NEW JERSEY, June 27, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Argentina's Lionel Messi reacts during the 2016 Copa America Centenario soccer tournament Final at the Metlife Stadium in New Jersey, the United States on June 26, 2016. Chile defeated Argentina with 4-2 in penalty shootout. (Xinhua/Qin Lang)(wll) //CHINENOUVELLE_1630.0970/Credit:Li Muzi/Xinhua/SIPA/1606271623

  • US-NEW JERSEY-SOCCER-COPA AMERICA CENTENARIO-FINAL
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    US-NEW JERSEY-SOCCER-COPA AMERICA CENTENARIO-FINAL
    06/26/2016
    Li Muzi/Xinhua/SIPA
    (160627) -- NEW JERSEY, June 27, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Argentina's Lionel Messi (R) sits on the ground in dejection after losing the final of 2016 Copa America Centenario soccer tournament at the Metlife Stadium in New Jersey, the United States on June 26, 2016. Chile defeated Argentina with 4-2 in penalty shootout. (Xinhua/Li Muzi)(wll) //CHINENOUVELLE_1630.0953/Credit:Li Muzi/Xinhua/SIPA/1606271623

  • SPAIN-BARCELONA-PARADE
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    SPAIN-BARCELONA-PARADE
    05/16/2016
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    (160516) -- BARCELONA, May 16, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Argentine forward Lionel Messi attends FC Barcelona's celebration parade for winning the Spanish La Liga championship, in Barcelona, Spain, May 15, 2016. (Xinhua/Lino De Vallier)//CHINENOUVELLE_Sipa.0063/Credit:Xinhua/Lino De Vallier/SIPA/1605161817

  • The Week That Was in Latin America Photo Gallery
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    The Week That Was in Latin America Photo Gallery
    07/02/2016
    Julio Cortez/AP/SIPA
    In this Sunday, June 26, 2016 photo, Argentina's Lionel Messi reacts to losing 4-2 to Chile in penalty kicks during the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)/XAB105/16184126963951/JUNE 26, 2016 PHOTO/1607040304

  • Copa America Centenario Argentina Chile Soccer
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    Copa America Centenario Argentina Chile Soccer
    06/27/2016
    Julio Cortez/AP/SIPA
    Argentina's Lionel Messi waits for trophy presentations after the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match, Sunday, June 26, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. Chile defeated Argentina 4-2 in penalty kicks to win the championship. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)/COPA210/16179128427820/1606270538

  • Copa America Centenario Argentina Chile Soccer
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    Copa America Centenario Argentina Chile Soccer
    06/27/2016
    Julio Cortez/AP/SIPA
    Argentina's Lionel Messi (10) waves during ceremonies before the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match between Argentina and Chile, Sunday, June 26, 2016, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)/COPA118/fb94a6c1ca484b90aa45c017fd23d650-837b864fe1ea4c16a9/1606270254

  • US-NEW JERSEY-SOCCER-COPA AMERICA CENTENARIO-FINAL
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    US-NEW JERSEY-SOCCER-COPA AMERICA CENTENARIO-FINAL
    06/27/2016
    Li Muzi/Xinhua/SIPA
    (160627) -- NEW JERSEY, June 27, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Argentina's Lionel Messi looks on ahead of the 2016 Copa America Centenario soccer tournament Final at the Metlife Stadium in New Jersey, the United States on June 26, 2016. Chile defeated Argentina with 4-2 in penalty shootout. (Xinhua/Li Muzi)(wll) //CHINENOUVELLE_1630.0980/Credit:Li Muzi/Xinhua/SIPA/1606271623

  • US-NEW JERSEY-SOCCER-COPA AMERICA CENTENARIO-FINAL
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    US-NEW JERSEY-SOCCER-COPA AMERICA CENTENARIO-FINAL
    06/27/2016
    Li Muzi/Xinhua/SIPA
    (160627) -- NEW JERSEY, June 27, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Argentina's Lionel Messi looks on during the final of 2016 Copa America Centenario soccer tournament at the Metlife Stadium in New Jersey, the United States on June 26, 2016. Chile defeated Argentina with 4-2 in penalty shootout. (Xinhua/Li Muzi)(wll) //CHINENOUVELLE_1630.0952/Credit:Li Muzi/Xinhua/SIPA/1606271623

  • Spain Lionel Messi gets injured
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    Spain Lionel Messi gets injured
    09/26/2015
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    FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi lies on the pitch injured during a Spanish La Liga soccer match against Las Palmas at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015./MARCA_1430.04

  • Monaco UEFA Champions League draw
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    Monaco UEFA Champions League draw
    08/27/2015
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    Barcelona's Lionel Messi of Argentina (L) and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo from Portugal, during the UEFA Champions League draw at the Grimaldi Forum, in Monaco, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015./MARCA_1250.02/Credit:SANZ/MARCA/SIPA/1508281257

  • Barcelona Pedro Rodriguez farewell press conference
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    Barcelona Pedro Rodriguez farewell press conference
    08/24/2015
    ALEX CAPARROS/MARCA/SIPA
    FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi, from Argentina, smiles during the farewell press conference of Barcelona's former player Pedro Rodriguez at the Sports Center FC Barcelona Joan Gamper in San Joan Despi, Spain, Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. Rodriguez was signed by Chelsea and his arrival bolsters Mourinho's attacking options, with the highlighting the Spaniard's versatility by being able to play as a winger or center forward./MARCA_1651.05/Credit:ALEX CAPARROS/MARCA/SIPA/1508251700

  • (SP)SPAIN-BARCELONA-HUAWEI-MESSI
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    (SP)SPAIN-BARCELONA-HUAWEI-MESSI
    03/18/2016
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    (160318) -- BARCELONA, March 18, 2016 (Xinhua) -- FC Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi and Walter Ji (R), President of Consumer Business Group of Huawei Western Europe, present the new Huawei tablet during a press conference in which Huawei announces Messi's appointment as the company's latest Global Brand Ambassador in Barcelona, Spain, March 17, 2016. (Xinhua/Pau Barrena)/CHINENOUVELLE_182101001320/Credit:XINHUA/SIPA/1603181535

  • SPAIN-BARCELONA-PARADE
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    SPAIN-BARCELONA-PARADE
    05/16/2016
    Xinhua/Lino De Vallier/SIPA
    (160516) -- BARCELONA, May 16, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Argentine forward Lionel Messi attends FC Barcelona's celebration parade for winning the Spanish La Liga championship, in Barcelona, Spain, May 15, 2016. (Xinhua/Lino De Vallier)//CHINENOUVELLE_Sipa.0067/Credit:Xinhua/Lino De Vallier/SIPA/1605161817

  • SPAIN-BARCELONA-UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
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    SPAIN-BARCELONA-UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
    03/16/2016
    CHINE NOUVELLE/SIPA
    FC Barcelona's Lionel Messi gestures after scoring during the UEFA Champions League round of 16, second leg match between FC Barcelona and Arsenal at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, March 16, 2016. Barcelona won 3-1. (Xinhua/Lino De Vallier)/CHINENOUVELLE_1603.ESP.008/Credit:CHINE NOUVELLE/SIPA/1603230958

  • (SP)SPAIN-BARCELONA-FOOTBALL-LIGA
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    (SP)SPAIN-BARCELONA-FOOTBALL-LIGA
    08/29/2015
    CHINE NOUVELLE/SIPA
    FC Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi reacts during match against Malaga CF of Spain La Liga at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, on Aug. 29, 2015. (Xinhua/Pau Barrena)/CHINENOUVELLE_1511004/Credit:CHINE NOUVELLE/SIPA/1508301524