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Ricardo Carvalho sentenced to 7 months in prison for tax fraud
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Ricardo Carvalho sentenced to 7 months in prison for tax fraud

  Ricardo Carvalho has received a seven month prison sentence over tax offences which were committed during his time at Real Madrid between 2011 and 2012. He played for Real Madrid for three seasons and didn't dispute the sentence which was handed to him by Madrid magistrate court. READ:¬†Iniesta signs lifetime contract with Barcelona The Spanish prosecution office had initially suggested that the sentence should be for a duration of 1 year alongside a fine of 300,000 euros, but the judiciary felt that this was not proportional to the offence in the course of the final hearing and thereby reduced the sentence to seven months with a fine of 142,822 euros. The sentence to Ricardo Carvalho was reduced as he fully acknowledged the circumstances, was compliant in the course of t...