Cristiano Ronaldo scammed £250k by travel agent after trusting her with credit card pin


Manchester United superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was one high-profile victim of an elaborate scam that fleeced the four-time Ballon D’or winner out of a quarter of a million pounds

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A travel agent cheated Manchester United striker Cristiano Ronaldo out of nearly £250,000.

The 53-year-old, named in Portugal as Maria Silva, also scammed the football star’s super-agent Jorge Mendes out of more than £14,000 and former Man Utd winger Nani out of more than £1,500.

Her wrongdoing culminated in her getting a four-year suspended prison sentence at a court in Porto, respected Portuguese daily Jornal de Noticias reported on Sunday.

The newspaper revealed dad-of-four Cristiano, 36, was spared having to attend her trial after she made a full confession.

The four-times Ballon D’or winner gave a statement to police after flying to Porto by…

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