Ronaldo is alleged have hidden millions of euros in tax havens in offshore banks and shady companies. It is said he stored €150 million from image rights in bank accounts opened in the British Virgin Islands.
However, when presented with the question by journalists on Thursday, the 31-year-old responded,
"You believe I am worried? He who owes nothing, fears nothing."Ronaldo walked away from reporters after making the statement.
On Wednesday December 7, Real Madrid issued a statement in defense of the Portuguese player saying,
"Real Madrid demand the maximum respect for a player like Cristiano Ronaldo, whose behaviour has been exemplary during his entire time at our club."