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Striker English football club “Manchester United” Alexis Sanchez does not participate in the pre-season tour teams in the US due to refusal of us visa. About it reports The Telegraph.
In the English edition it is noted that problems with obtaining visas can be associated with the case of tax evasion in Spain. Lawyers for the 29-year-old player continues to attempt to extradite a U.S. visa.
“Manchester United” currently trains in Los Angeles. The first friendly match the team will hold on July 23, with the Mexican “America.”
In February, Sanchez was sentenced to 16 months imprisonment on probation. The striker admitted that, as a player, “Barcelona”, hid 900 thousand pounds from the tax authorities of Spain. The athlete agreed to pay to the Treasury of Spain the full amount and interest.
Sanchez moved to Manchester United from Arsenal in January. For Manchester United he has played 12 matches in which he scored two goals.
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