Alexis Sanchez has acknowledged a 16-month jail sentence for conferring charge misrepresentation amid his chance at Barcelona, despite the fact that he won’t invest energy in prison.

The Manchester United forward was blamed for cheating the treasury of €1 million in the vicinity of 2012 and 2013, identifying with pay from his picture rights.

Sanchez has, in any case, achieved a concurrence with the prosecutor to pay the cash he owes with premium.


In spite of the decision, the Chilean won’t invest energy in jail as he is a first guilty party and the sentence is under two years – which critically, in Spanish law, denies imprison time.

The ex-Arsenal star is the most recent football figure to be rebuffed by Spanish prosecutors for an evident evading of assessments.

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho and Ricardo Carvalho have all been sought after by the specialists as of late.

Barcelona star Messi was given a 21-month imprison term in 2016, however figured out how to trade it for a €250,000 fine a year ago, while Mourinho paid to settle his and Carvalho was given a fine and a seven-month sentence.

Genuine Madrid forward Ronaldo, then, was blamed for owing €14.7m yet has dissented his purity in a continuous case.

Alexis joined Barcelona from Udinese in 2011 and put in three years with the Catalan side, winning a Liga title and additionally the Club World Cup under the direction of Pep Guardiola.