Saturday, July 8, 2017
LIONEL MESSI PAYS A HUGE FINE ,RATHER THANN FACE A PRISON SENTENCE,.
The Barcelona and Argentinean footballer Lionel Messi who was found guilty of tax evasion and fraud by the Spanish court, and according to the Spanish law, he need not go to prison as this was his first offence, all he had to do was pay a very huge fine and settle the matter for good. The fine Lionel Messi paid was a huge sum of 221, 000 thousand pounds. This may be peanuts to the new record holder as he is now officially the highest paid footballer in the world. In his new contract he signed this week he gets a weekly salary of 500,000 five hundred thousand pounds. By the way Lionel Messi's fine was equal to just three days salary according to the new contract.