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Messi due to go on trial in Spain for tax fraud

Monday, May 30, 2016 - 05:50
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The football star and his defence team have argued that the player's father handled his finances without reporting to him.

Barcelona

ARGENTINA star Lionel Messi, one of the world's highest-paid athletes, goes on trial in Barcelona on Tuesday for allegedly defrauding Spain of over four million euros in unpaid taxes.

After winning a league and Cup double with Barcelona, the five-time World Player of the