Owls chairman cleared of tax evasion
Wednesday chairman Milan Mandaric and Tottenham Hotspur boss Harry Redknapp have both been cleared of tax evasion charges today.
The pair were in the dock charged with evading tax on payments totalling £189,000 during their time at Portsmouth and have been on trial at Southwark Crown Court.
The jury was set to give their verdict yesterday afternoon but were delayed until this morning and reached an unanimous verdict in clearing the pair.
Mandaric and Peter Storrie, Portsmouth's former chief executive, were also cleared of tax evasion charges at a separate trial last October.