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Messi to.... prison?

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Lionel Messi and his father were each handed a 21 month prison sentence stemming from fraud charges related to a tax issue today. It was determined that Messi's father had shifted some of his son's earnings into companies that operate in countries like Belize, Switzerland, and Uruguay, which ultimately helped to lessen the tax burden on the player.

At the 4 day trial last month Messi and his father of course denied any wrongdoing, and said they acted on legal advice.

Messi and his father arriving …