Saturday, Dec 09, 2023

Spanish Court

Barcelona has consistently denied any wrongdoing or conflict of interest.

UEFA To Investigate FC Barcelona For Its Referee Payments

Any proof of manipulated games in the past 16 years could see UEFA exclude Barcelona from its competitions for one year and prosecute a disciplinary case.

23 March 2023

Scandal threatens to stain Barca's golden age when Messi and co. dominated Spanish football.

Prosecutors Accuse Barcelona Of Corruption In Referee Payments

The decision, made official on Friday, was reported this week by Spanish newspaper El País. An investigating judge will decide whether the accusations should lead to charges.

11 March 2023

Neymar and Brazil were recently eliminated from the FIFA WC.

Spanish Court Acquits Brazil And Paris Saint-Germain Star Neymar In Fraud Trial

A Spanish court has acquitted soccer star Neymar and his fellow defendants in a fraud and corruption trial related to the Brazilian's 2013 transfer from Santos to Barcelona.

13 December 2022

So far, there is no evidence that referees or game results were influenced.

Spanish Federation Sides Against Barcelona Over Payments

Others siding against the club include the Spanish government, the Spanish league, Real Madrid and more clubs.

16 March 2023

A judge ordered Alves to be jailed without bail after an initial probe by authorities.

Spanish Court Denies Dani Alves' Appeal To Be Freed On Bail

Former Barcelona defender Alves was provisionally detained in January after being accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a nightclub on Dec. 30.

21 February 2023

Shakira's Appeal In Tax Fraud Case Dismissed By Spanish Court

After a court found there was enough evidence to imply the pop artist may have dodged her fiscal commitments to the state, the verdict clears the way for a trial.

30 May 2022

Despite Barca denying any wrongdoing, the prosecutors have accused the club of corruption.

A Look At The Latest Scandal Involving La Liga Giants, FC Barcelona

Spanish football was rocked last month when it became public that Barcelona has paid millions of euros to possibly benefit from refereeing decisions for more than a decade. 

14 March 2023