German magazine says about a rape accusation in 2009, and the woman was allegedly paid a settlement sum in 2010.
Cristiano Ronaldo may sue this magazine, take a read The statement reads: 'The German newspaper Der Spiegel today publishes an extensive report on an allegation of rape alleged to have been made to Cristiano Ronaldo in 2009, ie about 8 years ago. 'It is a piece of journalistic fiction. The alleged victim refuses to be identified and corroborates the story. 'And the whole plot is based on unsigned documents and where the parties are identified by codes, in emails between lawyers who do not concern Cristiano Ronaldo and whose authenticity he does not know, and in a supposed letter that would have been sent by the putative victim, but which he never received. 'The report by Der Spiegel is false and Cristiano Ronaldo will act against this media by all means at his fingertips. The imputation of a violation is a disgusting and outrageous accusation that can not be made clear.'
He was also fined $10,200 for using insulting words on a
match official to Assistant referee Emerson Carvalho, World football's ruling
body, FIFA announced.
This was as a result of Assistant referee Emerson Carvalho
ruled a foul against Messi in the second half of last week's Thursday’s game in
Chile. Messi strongly disagreed with the ruling and waved his arms while
shouting and hurling abuses at Carvalho.