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Sexual assault accusation, calls rape 'abominable crime' said Cristiano Ronaldo

  • 03 Oct 2018 22:12:13

Cristiano Ronaldo on the Wednesday denied accusations by a former American model of that he raped her in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009 and said his conscience is clear for them.
"I firmly deny the accusations being issued against me," tweeted the 33-year-old, who plays for Juventus in Italy's Serie A. "Rape is an abominable crime that goes against everything that I am and believe in.Keen as I may be to clear my name I refuse to feed the media spectacle created by people seeking to promote themselves at my expense," Ronaldo said.
"My clear conscious (sic) will thereby allow me to await with tranquillity the results of any and all investigations," he added on his Twitter which has nearly 75 million followers.