This news has been received from: the-sun.com

All trademarks, copyrights, videos, photos and logos are owned by respective news sources. News stories, videos and live streams are from trusted sources.

mail: [NewsMag]

ENGLAND World Cup-winning rugby hero Lawrence Dallaglio is fighting a bankruptcy claim, The Sun can reveal.

The taxman has lodged a case against the 50-year-old pitch legend at London’s High Court.

3Court papers show a bankruptcy case has been filed against former England captain Lawrence Dallaglio, pictured above, right, holding the World Cup with Martin JohnsonCredit: Action Images 3Dallaglio, 50, said he was 'aware' of the claimCredit: Getty 3He was part of the team that beat hosts Australia in the 2003 World Cup final

Court papers show HMRC officials filed a case against the former England captain, who won 85 caps, on Tuesday.

Dallaglio, part of the team which beat hosts Australia in the 2003 World Cup final, said he was “aware” of the claim.

Speaking outside his £3.5million home in Richmond, South West London, he said: “It’s all OK. There’s nothing to worry about. I’ve got someone dealing with it.”

Back row star Dallaglio remains one of England’s greatest rugby union stars.

READ MORE RUGBY UNIONOLDEST WINGER IN TOWN I'm UK's oldest rugby player - I want to keep playing into my 80sAUT TO BE GOOD Latest info as England, Scotland & Wales continue autumn internationals

He won the Six Nations Championship four times, five Premiership titles for Wasps and two Heineken Cups.

In 2008, a year after he retired, he told the Financial Times how he had made “my first million”.

He said: “I think one has a responsibility to ensure that the taxman does not get everything.”

He went on: “If you wanted to make money you wouldn’t play rugby.

Most read in The US SunWALMART BLOODBATH Walmart shooting victims pictured with teen among six 'killed by manager'DARK DEEDS Chilling note found by Walmart 'mass shooter's' body 'listed his targets''I'M OUT!' Little People fans vow to boycott show after Zach & Tori's talk about hotdogsTIP TWIST Quinton Simon's grandmother 'tipped off FBI about toddler's mom' before arrest

“It has never been about money for me. In 2003 I had a benefit year, which raised more than £1million for charities.

“Professional rugby players earn around £60,000 a year. If you win the World Cup you might get the same amount again.”

HMRC does not comment on individual cases.

Read More on The SunHANDY HACK I'm a savvy shopper…a £1 B&M hack makes a Christmas tree look great without faffLOCK HERE You've been brushing your hair wrong & it's making you bald there's an easy tip Topics
  • Court
  • Exclusives
  • HMRC
  • Rugby Union
  • The Sun Newspaper
  • London
YOU MIGHT LIKERECOMMENDED FOR YOUMORE FOR YOUMore from The SunJOHN GONE

How NFL star John Madden passed away

shocking change

Ex-MLB pitcher looks unrecognizable after becoming a bodybuilder

TEST DRIVE

McGregor says he'll be 'CLEAR for drug testing in Feb' as he plots UFC return

PicturedHOME SWEET HOME

Gisele moves into new $11.5m Miami pad opposite Brady and talks to designer

Follow The SunServices
  • Sign Up To The Sun
  • About Us
  • Editorial Complaints
  • Clarifications and Corrections
  • News Licensing
  • Advertising
  • Contact Us
  • Help Hub
  • Topic A-Z
  • Cookie Settings
  • Contact Preferences

© 2020 THE SUN, US, INC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED | TERMS OF USE | PRIVACY | YOUR AD CHOICES | SITEMAP

News Source: the-sun.com

Tags: court exclusives hmrc rugby union the sun newspaper former england captain a case against world cup winning part of the team world cup final the world cup the claim a bankruptcy said he

‘The White Lotus’ Star Theo James Says His Character Would ‘F*ck Anything and Everything’

Next News:

Jaire Alexander personally texted Bears WR apology for calling him ‘a scrub’

Jaire Alexander personally texted Bears WR an apology.

It was one more chapter of the storied rivalry between the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears this past weekend, and one that included yet another personal jab for the second straight season.

Last year, it was quarterback Aaron Rodgers shouting into the Soldier Field stands, “I still own you!”

This year, again at Soldier Field, Packers cornerback Jaire Alexander took aim at a former teammate of his, Bears wide receiver Equanimeous St. Brown.

After the game, Alexander was asked about the 56-yard catch he gave up while covering St. Brown early in the game. Alexander responded with a few choice words, including the phrase, “he a scrub.”

Since the response from Alexander after the game, the Packers cornerback has apparently tried to rectify things with St. Brown.

Jaire Alexander owned up to a mistake he made when emotions were running high, and his former teammate didn’t take it personally

Bears WR Equanimeous St. Brown said Packers CB Jaire Alexander texted him to apologize for his postgame comments, which included calling St. Brown "a scrub." "It was probably heat of the moment for him," St. Brown said. "I don’t take anything personal. It is what it is."

— Colleen Kane (@ChiTribKane) December 5, 2022

St. Brown seemed to brush off Alexander’s comments, taking the high road. Although, a dig like that has to hurt a bit, especially coming from a former teammate.

Both Alexander and St. Brown were drafted by the Packers back in 2018, with Alexander going on to earn a long-term extension with Green Bay and St. Brown being a forgotten man.

He has since tried revitalizing his career in a Bears offense that has passed the ball far less than any team in football this season. But, St. Brown did earn the trust and respect of Justin Fields early on in training camp.

Speaking of Fields, Alexander did get the chance to pick off the former Ohio State standout once on Sunday — one of two interceptions Fields tossed. That Alexander interception just so happened to be on a route in which St. Brown appeared to have run incorrectly, as stated by Fields after the game.

Alexander and the Packers are now right back in the thick of the NFC playoff picture, fighting for a spot following the victory over Chicago. Meanwhile, the Bears are locked into the number two overall pick in next year’s draft.

For now, Alexander (and Rodgers) still have the last laugh, having beaten the Bears in both matchups this season.

Other News

  • Everybody knew her name: How Kirstie Alley rocketed to fame in Cheers as unlucky-in-love Rebecca then hit movie stardom with fellow Scientologist John Travolta - before struggles with weight and controversy over support for Trump defined her final years
  • England rugby coach Eddie Jones set to be SACKED after dismal run of form a year ahead of the World Cup
  • Meet Kylian Mbappé, the £100m striker who’s England’s World Cup ‘enemy number one’ and can sprint like Usain Bolt
  • I’m an 80-year-old bodybuilder – people are shocked by my unrecognizable look decades after winning Mr. Olympia
  • Watch 61-year-old Brazil manager Tite join in dancing celebration in first-half blitz of South Korea at World Cup
  • MLB pitcher Justin Verlander is married to one of the top models in history who has estimated net worth of $280m
  • Bonus checks between $250 and $1,657 available to Americans – see the exact date to claim your money
  • Mets agree to two-year, $86 million deal with Justin Verlander
  • Boris Becker to return to Germany in time for Christmas: Tennis ace will be deported NEXT WEEK eight months into two-and-a-half year sentence for £2.5m bankruptcy fraud
  • Charlton sack manager Ben Garner after less than 6 months in charge as club search for FIFTH manager since last year
  • USMNT legend DaMarcus Beasley loses a TOOTH moments before going on air for FOX Sports as he reveals he put it in his pocket to ensure he made it on to live TV
  • Man Utd ‘line up Yann Sommer free transfer with Switzerland goalkeeper tipped to REPLACE David de Gea’
  • Arsenal and Tottenham in Piero Hincapie transfer fight with Bayer Leverkusen demanding £25m fee for 20-year-old
  • Cristiano Ronaldo slammed by OWN manager over substitution strop as Portugal boss refuses to guarantee he will start
  • Olivier Giroud has no plans to retire from France duty as 36-year-old prepares to face England in quarter-finals
  • France’s World Cup Wags, include a high-school sweetheart, qualified lawyer, and a tattoo parlour owner
  • Warren Gatland re-appointed Wales boss with Wayne Pivac sacked after disastrous run just months before World Cup
  • Cristiano Ronaldo ‘to join Al Nassr on January 1 as ex-Man Utd ace agrees free transfer’, according to incredible report
  • Cristiano Ronaldo ‘still open to Chelsea transfer offer after quitting Man Utd’ despite huge Saudi Arabia offer