Jorge Mendes’ office searched again in money laundering investigation

Home of former Portugal midfielder Deco also searchedInvestigators also looking into alleged tax fraud and by clubsOfficers from Portugal’s tax and customs authority conducted more than 20 searches on Wednesday in connection with its investigation into tax evasion and money laundering at top-flight clubs, as well as the super-agent Jorge Mendes.The headquarters of Primeira Liga sides Braga and Vitória de Guimarães were searched, as was the Porto office of the Gestifute player agency that was established by Mendes. The homes and offices of Deco, the former Portugal midfielder who now works as an agent, and businessman Bruno Macedo were also reported to have been searched in the latest stage of Operation Fora de Jogo (Operation Offside). Continue reading...

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