Hoeness backed amid tax charge

November 5, 2013
By Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent

Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness has received the backing of the club amid allegations of tax evasion.

On Monday it was announced that Hoeness will go before a Munich district court in March 2014 over charges of tax evasion.

Should Hoeness be sentenced during the trial, he could face imprisonment of up to five ...

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