Portuguese tax authorities search Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho’s agent Jorge Mendes’ house
- Jorge Mendes represents an array of leading names throughout football
- Portuguese authorities searched his house and a number of leading clubs
- Reports in Portugal says that the investigation relates to image rights
Jorge Mendes’ house in Portugal has been searched by Portuguese tax authorities as part of an ongoing investigation.
Mendes represents an array of leading names in the football world, including Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo and Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho.
Portuguese publication Sabado reported the incident on Wednesday with footage of authorities arriving at a number of venues connected to Mendes. They add that his offices in Porto and Lisbon, as well as residencies in Porto, were searched.
Jorge Mendes’ house in Portugal has been searched by Portuguese tax authorities
It was also reported that a number of leading clubs were also targeted.
They say that clubs such as Porto, Benfica, Sporting Lisbon and Braga have also been searched by authorities looking for digital and paper documents.
Sabado says that the crux of the investigation relates to image rights of players.
Sabado had footage of authorities arriving to carry out searches across Portugal
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