The head of the strategic development area of the Hotel Group Pestana, José Roquette, has shown his total confidence in Cristiano before the accusation of sexual abuse of the ex-model Kathryn Mayorga in 2009. "It is important to say that Cristiano has been an exemplary partner with the Group Pestana and will continue to be with all certainty, "said Roquette to the Lusa Agency. He added: "We are in a state of law and, therefore, there is a presumption of innocence until proven otherwise." At the beginning of 2019, the Pestana-CR7 Lifestyle Hotels brand, which already has hotels in Lisbon and Funchal, plans to open a new store in Madrid, and later in New York, Marrakech and Paris.The Pestana Group's support for Cristiano comes a few days after two of Cristiano's sponsors, Ea Sports and Nike, showed their concern for the situation of the Portuguese star. In fact, the sports brand issued a statement making clear its concern: "We are deeply concerned about these allegations and will closely monitor the situation," says the Nike statement, suggesting that if it is confirmed that CR7 is guilty could take away the sponsorship " .Meanwhile, in the United States begins to consider the hypothesis that the Nevada court in charge of the case could get to request the extradition of the Portuguese star.