APTOPIX Spain Messi Tax Fraud

September 27, 2013 - 5:36 AM
Barcelona F.C. star Lionel Messi, left, arrives at a court to answer questions in a tax fraud case in Gava, near Barcelona, Spain, Friday, Sept. 27, 2013. Messi and his father were ordered by the Spanish court to appear for questioning on Friday as part of an investigation into tax fraud allegations. The court in the Mediterranean coastal town of Gava near Barcelona accepted a state prosecutor's complaint alleging that Messi and father Jorge defrauded the Spanish tax office of 4 million euros ($5.3 million). (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)