UK Uncut (the protest group objecting to tax avoidance/evasion) are saying that Wayne Rooney only paid 2% of his total earnings in income tax last year - a shortfall of £600,000.
Link to their Facebook page. There are postings saying it's also a headline in the Sunday Times.
I'm presuming Rooney's financial people are doing this "legally" but if they are, then other footballers are surely following the same loopholes. It may be "legal" but...
How much revenue is the Treasury losing I wonder?