Cristian Ronaldo arrived in court on Monday morning to face charges of tax evasion filed by Spanish authorities.
The Real Madrid star evaded dozens of journalists and cameramen by entering the court in Madrid through the backdoor, the BBC reports.
Prosecutors allege he avoided paying millions in taxes since 2010, a charge the World Footballer of the Year denies.
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