‘I feel like a footballer again’, says Costa
Diego Costa has revealed that he ‘feels like a footballer again’ after coming off the bench to score on his second debut for Atletico Madrid on Wednesday evening. The last time the Spanish striker was on the field was in May last year after playing in the FA Cup final for Chelsea against Arsenal. Since…
'Happy' Costa scores on Atletico return in cup rout
Diego Costa scored for Atletico Madrid just five minutes into his return as the club cruised to a 4-0 win at Lleida Esportiu in the Spanish Copa Del Rey on Wednesday.
Ceballos helps Real bounce back, Atletico down Sevilla
Dani Ceballos scored twice on his full debut as Real Madrid bounced back from a shock midweek defeat to Real Betis to close to within four points of La Liga leaders Barcelona with a 2-1 win at Alaves.
Costa watches Griezmann fire Atletico into second
Costa's drawn out move back to Atletico from Chelsea was finally agreed on Thursday, but the striker isn't allowed to feature until the January transfer window opens.
Costa exit, Hazard return lift Conte
Antonio Conte was left frustrated by Chelsea's failure to beat Arsenal last weekend, but the Blues boss has been given a lift ahead of Saturday's trip to Stoke City by Eden Hazard's return to prominence and the end of the Diego Costa saga.
Chelsea and Atletico reach terms on Costa
Chelsea and Atletico Madrid have agreed terms that would see Diego Costa return to the La Liga club, Spanish press reported Thursday.
Five potential deadline day transfers that could happen
With the transfer window closing on Thursday evening, AFP Sport looks at five star players from the Premier League who could be on the move before the deadline:
Chelsea demanding ‘impossible’ fee, says Costa
The Blues signed Costa from Atletico for a reported £32m in July 2014. Yesterday, Conte laughed at Costa’s comments and added: “For me, it is in the past. “Everyone in Chelsea knows very well what happened last season with Diego.”