Why Ronaldinho plays for Barcelona
Simon Sweetman looks at a tax story in the national press and wonders if they know what a sanity check is
There it was last week, splashed about the newspapers. The Premiership is missing out on top foreign players because they have to pay far too much tax in the UK. Name checks followed for Ronaldinho and Luis Figo, apparently prevented from coming to the UK by 'draconian' tax rules. This was based on a report from Roy Saunders, reported in the Guardian.