Mourinho fined for tax fraud in Spain in lieu of jail time

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Champions League - Manchester United Training - Aon Training Complex, Manchester, Britain - November 6, 2018 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho during training Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff/File Photo

MADRID (Reuters) – Former Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho has accepted a one-year prison sentence for defrauding the Spanish state of 3.3 million euros (2.8 million pounds), a Spanish court filing showed on Tuesday, although the Portuguese will not serve any jail time. The filing said the tax ministry and Mourinho’s defence team had agreed […]

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