"”the Football Zorro” was arrested in Budapest"
"He has exposed financial fraud in the enthusiasm for the game, scored some of the world's most famous player sentenced to prison for tax evasion and given new life to the våldtäktsanklagelsen against Cristiano Ronaldo. "
"But now the man behind the Football Leaks to be arrested. "
"According to the Portuguese press Rui Pinto dealt with their computer equipment in the centre of Budpest. "
"Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain have cheated the football financial regulations, Sergio Ramos played a Champions League final, doped and Cristiano Ronaldo stands accused of rape. It was just three of the most recent revelations from the Football Leaks. "
"”An attempt to save the sport”"
"Since in the past the site has, according to his own statement has taken on the mission to leak football's most dirtiest secrets in an attempt to save the sport, has been behind both Ronaldo and Leo Messi and José Mourinho have been sentenced to conditional imprisonment for tax evasion. "
"But now is the man who is singled out as the main protagonist in the movement, the Portuguese player Rui Pinto, arrested. According to the BBC, which refers to the Portuguese press, was arrested 30-year-old in his new hometown of Budapest suspected of, inter alia, extortion and violation of privacy. "
"Leaked 70 million documents."
"Total Football Leaks published about 70 million secret documents consisting of the players' contracts, mejlkonversationer and other communications. The man behind the movement, which officially opted to just go under the name of ”John”, has himself denied that he hacked some computers and instead claimed to have come across the documents through sources. "
"According to the Portuguese press called ”John” actually, Rui Pinto, a trained computer engineer who were previously convicted for trying to extort money out of the investment banks he hacked. According to the Spanish Marca also started the whole Football Leaks-the movement as a failed utpressningsförsök then someone in the primary target of the Artem Lobuzov in October 2015 sent a threatening email to agentfirman Doyen of Sports with the demands of one million euros in order to not leak sensitive materials from the company. "
" Football's Zorro or a simple blackmailer? Read Erik Nivas document on the Football Leaks. "