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#Diego Costa

# diego-costa - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Diego Costa sent off for Atlético seconds after scoring on La Liga return

The 29-year-old received just the second red card of his league career barely an hour into his return to the Spanish capital.

# diego-costa - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Diego Costa feels 'like a footballer again' after waking from Chelsea nightmare at Atletico

The Spain international made a scoring return in his first match since the FA Cup Final.

# diego-costa - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Costa marks Atletico return with debut goal four months after joining from Chelsea

The striker only became eligible to play after the club’s transfer ban was lifted on Monday.

# diego-costa - Sunday 31 December, 2017

'Sports can’t sink much lower than Mayweather-McGregor' and 25 more of the best articles from 2017

Featuring Wright Thompson, Marina Hyde, Paul Kimmage, Rory Smith and many more of the finest journalists out there.

# diego-costa - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Coming home: Diego Costa completes £58 million transfer from Chelsea to Atletico

The Spain striker has officially finalised his move but can’t play for Atleti until January because of their transfer ban.

# diego-costa - Saturday 23 September, 2017

'He gave everything for our club' - Terry pays tribute to 'born winner' Diego Costa

Former Blues skipper John Terry is disappointed to see the Spain international force through a return to Atletico Madrid.

# diego-costa - Friday 22 September, 2017

'One of the three best strikers in the world': Atletico player hails Diego Costa's return

Felipe Luis also returned to Atletico after a spell with Chelsea.

# diego-costa - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Diego Costa to re-join Atletico Madrid from Chelsea for reported €60 million fee

The Spain international has been fronzen out by the London club’s manager Antonio Conte.

# diego-costa - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Diego Costa to stay at Chelsea as Fenerbahce loan move fails

The Spain international remains a long way from playing football as his standing continues to fall in west London.

# diego-costa - Monday 4 September, 2017

More Diego Costa confusion as he's left out of Chelsea's Champions League squad

The striker had previously been named in the club’s Premier League squad.

# diego-costa - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Could a dramatic U-turn be on the cards? Diego Costa named in Chelsea's Premier League squad

Antonio Conte previously dismissed the want-away striker’s chances of playing for him again.

# diego-costa - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Coutinho to Barcelona and 4 other potential Deadline Day transfers

With less than 24 hours before the window closes, here are some of the big moves that could happen.

# diego-costa - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Gareth Bale's return to Spurs, Diego Costa and other tasty Champions League subplots

The Welshman goes ‘home’ while the want-away Chelsea striker’s situation is a little more complicated.

# diego-costa - Friday 18 August, 2017

Antonio Conte was quizzed about Diego Costa and his response was pretty unexpected LOL This post contains videos

Antonio Conte was quizzed about Diego Costa and his response was pretty unexpected

The striker remains in self-imposed isolation in his native Brazil.

# diego-costa - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'I must return to Atletico Madrid' - AWOL Costa says he's not going back to Chelsea

The striker, who is at home in Brazil, has released a statement reiterating his desire to sign for the La Liga club.

# diego-costa - Monday 14 August, 2017

'You don't do it by text message. You should be honest and direct to someone's face'

Diego Costa is exiled in Brazil, and is still annoyed by Antonio Conte’s treatment of him.

# diego-costa - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Costa: I got a text from Conte to say he doesn't want me next season

The Spanish international claims he’s looking for a club after receiving the news from Chelsea’s boss.

# diego-costa - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Diego Costa says he'll only leave Chelsea for Atletico Madrid

The striker claims he has no interest in a switch to the Chinese Super League.

# diego-costa - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Chinese FA cracks down on soaring transfer fees to place Diego Costa's big money move in doubt

Diego Costa’s potential move to the CSL has hit a snag following new rules introduced by the CFA.

# diego-costa - Friday 12 May, 2017

5 key players in Chelsea's Premier League title win

David Luiz and others who were vital to Antonio Conte’s side’s triumph.

# diego-costa - Monday 6 March, 2017

Chelsea close in on Premier League title with win over West Ham

Goals from Eden Hazard and Diego Costa sent the Blues on their way to another victory.

# diego-costa - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Costa continues phenomenal form as Chelsea survive scare to pull clear

The Blues have gone 11 points ahead at the summit after beating Swansea.

# diego-costa - Saturday 18 February, 2017

The double still on for Conte as Chelsea ease past Wolves in the FA Cup

Goals from Pedro and Diego Costa were enough to send the Premier League leaders into the quarter-finals.

# diego-costa - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Mignolet penalty save earns point for Liverpool as Chelsea extend lead at the top

The visitors took the lead through David Luiz’s first-half free kick before the Reds equalised in the second half.

# diego-costa - Monday 23 January, 2017

'I was offered triple my salary to leave Arsenal but said no'

Thierry Henry “understands” why some players would consider switching clubs for a wage hike.

# diego-costa - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Diego Costa stars as Chelsea extend their lead at the top of the Premier League table

The striker has just come through a turbulent time at the club.

# diego-costa - Friday 20 January, 2017

Diego Costa and Chelsea kiss and make up after reported training ground row

The striker is available for selection this weekend.

# diego-costa - Monday 16 January, 2017

Diego Costa trains alone amid China reports

The Spain forward’s Chelsea future was called into question after he was left out of the Premier League leaders’ win at Leicester.

# diego-costa - Sunday 15 January, 2017

10 big transfers that could still happen before the window closes

Robbie Brady and others who could be on the move before the deadline passes.

# diego-costa - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Costa told to apologise by Chelsea team-mates - reports

The Spain international will miss the Blues’s visit to Leicester City following a training ground bust-up.

# diego-costa - Friday 13 January, 2017

Chelsea axe Diego Costa after £30 million China link - reports

The striker, who already has 14 goals to his name this season, is understood to have fallen out with his manager.

# diego-costa - Sunday 25 December, 2016

'Sparks flew in battles with Pepe and Sergio Ramos - I loved it!'

Diego Costa has a tendency to wind up opponents and had a fair amount of clashes with Real Madrid’s fiery centre-backs.

# diego-costa - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Stunning late Costa strike makes it nine wins in a row for Chelsea

Antonio Conte’s side return to the top of the table.

# diego-costa - Saturday 3 December, 2016

'I had some friends there' - David Luiz pays tribute to Chapecoense after Chelsea victory Reaction This post contains videos

'I had some friends there' - David Luiz pays tribute to Chapecoense after Chelsea victory

The defender was integral to his side’s defeat of Man City.

# diego-costa - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Seamus Coleman lucky to avoid red card and more Premier League talking points

Plus, Antonio Conte shows Diego Costa who’s boss.

# diego-costa - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Costa saves Chelsea's unbeaten record - but they were nearly caught badly by Swansea

Costa scored twice but Chelsea drop the first Premier League points of the Conte era.

# diego-costa - Monday 15 August, 2016

Costa strikes late to get Conte's Chelsea tenure off to winning start

Eden Hazard put the Blues ahead with a penalty just after half-time before James Collins levelled matters.

# diego-costa - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Spurs star apologises for behaviour in 'Battle of Bridge'

There were 12 yellow cards and two touchline melees during the match at Stamford Bridge.

# diego-costa - Monday 2 May, 2016

Dembele faces ban after Costa eye poke

Shortly before half-time at Stamford Bridge, Danny Rose clashed with Willian to trigger a brawl.

# diego-costa - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Costa denies biting Gareth Barry as FA reveals they're waiting on referee's report

The striker has found himself at the centre of yet another controversial incident.

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