Diego Costa says he's leaving Chelsea
Embattled Chelsea striker Diego Costa said in a statement on Thursday that he does not want to return to the English champions and would prefer to be sold to his old club Atletico Madrid.
'I'm no criminal!' Costa blasts Chelsea
Out-of-favour Chelsea striker Diego Costa has launched an angry broadside against both the club and manager Antonio Conte, accusing them of treating him like a "criminal".
Five reasons Romelu Lukaku is the perfect replacement for Diego Costa
As Costa's legend is being consigned to the annals of the Pensioners’ history, another man who left Stamford Bridge as a boy some time ago is ready to come back and fulfil all the promise he showed at a young age at the London club.
Five other strikers Man Utd could sign in place of Morata
It seems Manchester United will end up with Alvaro Morata, but if that doesn’t happen, here is a list of five strikers that have been rumoured to be on the radar of the club, and who would make great alternatives.
Changeable Costa eyes golden Wembley sunset
The quarrelsome Spain international looked to be on the brink of leaving Chelsea for the Chinese Super League in January, but stayed put and contributed 20 goals to their Premier League title success.
After title, Conte sets sights on FA Cup
Even as he nursed a thick lip and lamented his sodden suit amid the mayhem of Chelsea's Premier League title celebrations, Antonio Conte was already targeting his next trophy bid.
China's Tianjin denies Costa transfer report
China Super League club Tianjin Quanjin have denied reports they signed Chelsea striker Diego Costa for a record-breaking 90 million euros ($99 million).
Chelsea and Spurs face stern title tests
Antonio Conte will hope Diego Costa justifies his faith in having him rather than Everton's Romelu Lukaku as his main striker and deliver another three points in Chelsea's chase for the title on Sunday.