Cristiano Ronaldo finally reacts to rape allegation

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According to Us Weekly, 33-year-old Kathryn Mayorga alleges that in June 2009 Ronaldo assaulted her in his hotel suite at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.

"No, no, no, no, no". They declined to say whether the athlete was the subject of an investigation.

He added: "They want to promote [themselves by using] my name".

Monday's statement concludes by saying Mayorga hopes to encourage victims to report assaults "no matter how famous, wealthy or powerful they may appear to be".

"I'm a happy man and all good".

Germany's Der Spiegel magazine published a report naming woman who allegedly came to a $375,000 settlement back in 2010 with Ronaldo and agreed to keep silent.

On Monday, Ronaldo's agent, Gestifute, said they had no comment beyond a Friday statement by Ronaldo's lawyer Christian Schertz, who called the German magazine report "an inadmissible reporting of suspicions in the area of privacy".

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Ronaldo is one of the biggest names in world sport and has won the Ballon D'or - football's most coveted individual prize - five times.

Ronaldo joined Italy's Juventus from Real Madrid for £99.2m earlier this year.

The incident, according to a report in Der Spiegel took place on June 12, 2009, in a Las Vegas nightclub.

According to the court docs, the iconic soccer player directed her to the bathroom of his plush $1,300 per night suite where she could change for a swim. 5/7 minutes. She said that she didn't want to, but she made herself available.

She says she has been left traumatised by the incident and has now gone public, in part because of the #MeToo movement in which women have shared their tales of abuse. She says he sodomized her, resulting in "severe emotional and bodily injuries including but not limited to anal contusions, post-traumatic stress disorder, and major depression", per the suit.

But after hiring a new lawyer, Leslie Mark Stovall, Ms Mayorga has now filed a civil complaint that seeks to declare the stated non-disclosure agreement as void.

"It violates the personal rights of our client Cristiano Ronaldo in an exceptionally serious way". Following that Ronaldo is then said to have paid Mayorga €260,000 (around AUD$417,000) to withdraw all criminal complaints and coax her into silence by signing a nondisclosure agreement.