Harry Redknapp Accused Of Tax Evasion As Capello’s England Beat World Champions Spain
The Spurs manager has been charged, along with his former boss at Portsmouth Milan Mandaric, with cheating the public revenue. It is alleged that he accepted two payments totalling around £180,000 from Mandaric when boss at Fratton Park. The payments were allegedly made to a secret Monaco bank account, which, allegedly, had been opened by Redknapp.
Poor old ‘Arry has only just undergone heart surgery and the stress of having to face a criminal prosecution surely won’t do him any good. The trial itself is due to take place at Southwark Crown Court on 23 January 2012.
As for his England hopes, they must surely now be hanging by a thread. Unless they can beat World Champions Spain…