Uruguay striker Forlan denies tax evasion claims

Cerezo Osaka striker Forlan is one of a number of notable figures named by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists as having been helped by the bank to dodge tax payments.

The report's file on Forlan says he joined HSBC in 2006 while playing for Villarreal and was connected to two client accounts that together listed four bank accounts, holding as much as $1.4 million in 2006-07.

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