PJ police conduct searches at Portimão football club

In what is being presented as another investigation into alleged tax fraud and money-laundering, PJ police have reportedly searched Portimão football club this week, also targeting its principal shareholder Theodoro Fonseca, reports Correio da Manhã today. The searches were connected to suspicions that both could be involved in a ‘scheme of transfers with Porto FC. Says the paper: “At issue are suspicions related to various deals between the two clubs, like transfers of players such as Danilo Pereira, Paulinho, Galeno, Fede Varela, Rafa Soares and Everton”.