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Spanish court reopens Neymar fraud case

Spanish court reopens Neymar fraud case

Neymar, his father, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu and his predecessor Sandro Rosell were all called to testify in the case in February.

Sep 23, 2016, 22:59 PM IST
Spain prosecutors seek Neymar corruption trial

Spain prosecutors seek Neymar corruption trial

Investigators in Brazil have also launched proceedings against the football star and his father over the same case.

Jun 07, 2016, 16:31 PM IST
Neymar: Barcelona star ordered to pay $113,000 in taxes owed to Brazil

Neymar: Barcelona star ordered to pay $113,000 in taxes owed to Brazil

Neymar was accused of not paying 63.3 million reais in taxes between 2011 and 2013 but his parents said he was not a partner in the firms the judge said were part-owned by the player.

Jan 28, 2016, 10:23 AM IST
Barcelona forward Neymar ordered to appear in court in transfer fraud case

Barcelona forward Neymar ordered to appear in court in transfer fraud case

Barcelona and Santos will also have to give evidence via representatives on February 9 and February 1 respectively.

Jan 13, 2016, 18:28 PM IST
Neymar's parents deny tax evasion

Neymar's parents deny tax evasion

 The parents of Barcelona forward Neymar late Saturday denied their son avoided paying taxes in Brazil.

Sep 27, 2015, 11:12 AM IST
Brazilian court freezes Neymar's assets worth millions in tax evasion probe

Brazilian court freezes Neymar's assets worth millions in tax evasion probe

 A Brazilian judge has accused Barcelona striker Neymar of tax evasion and frozen 188.8 million reais ($47.6 million) of his assets, authorities said on Friday.

Sep 25, 2015, 23:09 PM IST
Bitter FC Barcelona election set to reach climax

Bitter FC Barcelona election set to reach climax

The future direction of European champions Barcelona will be decided on Saturday when their 110,000 major shareholders vote whether to retain confidence in incumbent Josep Maria Bartomeu or a previous president, Joan Laporta.

Jul 18, 2015, 18:34 PM IST
Joan Laporta hits out at rivals in Barcelona presidential race

Joan Laporta hits out at rivals in Barcelona presidential race

Former Barcelona president Joan Laporta has hit out at current incumbent Josep Maria Bartomeu and old rival Sandro Rosell for standing in this month`s elections despite facing criminal charges.

Jul 09, 2015, 23:28 PM IST
Spain court probes fraud case against Barcelona`s Neymar

Spain court probes fraud case against Barcelona`s Neymar

A Spanish court Wednesday launched a fraud investigation against Barcelona striker Neymar, a judicial source said, dragging the Brazilian star into a case in which the club`s president faces trial.

Jun 17, 2015, 18:20 PM IST
Neymar tax case moved to Barcelona

Neymar tax case moved to Barcelona

The trial in which Barcelona are accused of concealing how much they paid for the transfer of Brazilian star Neymar will take place in the Catalan capital after an appeal for the case to be moved from Madrid was upheld.

May 22, 2015, 17:51 PM IST
Spanish court orders Barcelona trial over Neymar signing

Spanish court orders Barcelona trial over Neymar signing

A Spanish judge Wednesday ordered Barcelona football club to stand trial over alleged tax fraud linked to the signing of Brazilian star striker Neymar.

May 13, 2015, 20:34 PM IST
Neymar`s father defends Barca deal

Neymar`s father defends Barca deal

The father of Brazilian star Neymar on Tuesday said the mega-transfer deal which took the striker from Santos to Barcelona was "absolutely legal."

Mar 25, 2015, 11:26 AM IST
Judge upholds case against FC Barcelona bosses

Judge upholds case against FC Barcelona bosses

A Spanish judge on Friday upheld a tax fraud case against FC Barcelona`s current and ex-chairman over the signing of striker Neymar, taking them a step closer to a possible trial, a judicial source said.

Mar 14, 2015, 01:37 AM IST
Barcelona president, club to stand trial for tax fraud

Barcelona president, club to stand trial for tax fraud

A Spanish judge has decided to send Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu, his predecessor Sandro Rosell and the club to trial over alleged tax fraud in the signing of Brazil forward Neymar.

Mar 13, 2015, 19:04 PM IST
Barcelona president points finger at predecessor in Neymar tax probe

Barcelona president points finger at predecessor in Neymar tax probe

Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu pointed the finger at his predecessor on Friday over allegations of tax fraud linked to the signing of Brazilian striker Neymar.

Feb 13, 2015, 22:52 PM IST
Other factors behind tax fraud accusations: Barca president

Other factors behind tax fraud accusations: Barca president

FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu believes the club's identification with the Catalan region is a major factor in imputing tax fraud charges against him over signing Brazilian striker Neymar.

Feb 04, 2015, 19:34 PM IST
Barcelona are paying political price over Neymar, says club president

Barcelona are paying political price over Neymar, says club president

After finding himself in a legal soup, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu on Tuesday claimed that they are paying a political price for signing Neymar against the wishes of rival Real Madrid.

Feb 04, 2015, 12:18 PM IST
Charges against Barcelona president dropped in Neymar affair

Charges against Barcelona president dropped in Neymar affair

Prosecutors in Spain have dropped charges against Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu over alleged tax irregularities concerning the signing of Brazil star Neymar, according to a judgement made public on Friday.

Sep 26, 2014, 21:49 PM IST

Ex-Barca boss defends Neymar contract in court

Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell defended Tuesday the legality of Brazilian striker Neymar`s contract during questioning by a Spanish court which is investigating possible tax crimes.

Jul 23, 2014, 00:40 AM IST

Barca to answer tax evasion charges over Neymar transfer in court

Barcelona and their former president Sandro Rosell have been called by a judge to give evidence in a court over charges of tax evasion involved in the Neymar transfer.

Jun 03, 2014, 21:49 PM IST