Cristiano Ronaldo To Miss Portugal Games Amid Rape Allegations
Cristiano Ronaldo will reportedly miss not less than two video games for the Portugal nationwide workforce later this month as he battles rape allegations within the United States. According to TMZ Sports, Cristiano will not be suiting up for Portugal's recreation towards Poland on October 11, or their October 14th matchup towards Scotland.
The 33-year previous soccer star reportedly met with Portugal coach Fernando Santos and Portuguese federation president Fernando Gomes and all agreed it was finest for him to step away for not less than just a few video games.
Ronaldo is being sued by a girl named Kathryn Mayorga, who alleges that the soccer famous person raped her at a Las Vegas lodge again in 2009. BBC experiences that Mayorga reportedly reached an out-of-court settlement with Ronaldo in 2010, involving a $375,000 cost for agreeing by no means to go public with the allegations. Her legal professionals at the moment are in search of to declare the non-disclosure settlement void.
Mayorga claims Cristiano at Rain Nightclub within the Palms lodge in June of 2009 and he later invited her as much as his penthouse suite. There are images of the 2 hanging out on the nightclub collectively on the night time in query, however Ronaldo has vehemently denied the rape allegations.