The Iranian Embassy in Madrid has denied studies that Cristiano Ronaldo was sentenced to 99 lashes in Iran for ‘adultery’.
Ronaldo travelled to Iran with Al-Nassr back again in September when they confronted Persepolis in the group stage of the Asian Champions League.
All through the go to, the Portuguese superstar satisfied Iranian painter painter Fatima Hamimi, a disabled artist who gifted him some paintings.
Hamimi, who is reportedly 85 per cent paralysed, was thrilled to meet Ronaldo, with the 38-yr-aged greeting her by supplying her a hug and kissing her on the cheek.
Reports in Spain claimed the picture of the pair assembly angered Iranian lawyers, who subsequently claimed him for committing adultery.
In Iranian regulation, touching a female who isn’t your wife is the equivalent to adultery.
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Sharq Emroz, a Television station in the country, explained the Iranian justice system had by now sentenced the soccer icon to 99 lashes the following time he travels to the nation.
On the other hand, the Iranian Embassy in Madrid has now introduced a assertion to garbage the reviews.
“We strongly deny the issuance of any sentence towards any intercontinental athlete in Iran,” a statement study.
“It is of concern that the publication of such sick established information could solid a shadow around crimes from humanity and war crimes from the oppressed Palestinian country.
“It must be famous that Cristiano Ronaldo traveled to Iran on September 18 and 19 to engage in in an official soccer match and was incredibly nicely been given by the individuals and the authorities.
“His honest and humane conference with Fatemeh Hamami was also praised and admired by the two the people and the country’s athletics authorities.”
Ronaldo is not due to travel to Iran provided that Al-Nassr have by now confronted Persepolis absent in the Asian Champions League.