Costa double leads eight-goal start for Lopetegui's Spain
Newly-appointed Spain coach Julien Lopetegui enjoyed a perfect competitive debut as Diego Costa, David Silva and Alvaro Morata all hit doubles in an 8-0 drubbing of Liechtenstein in Leon on Monday.
Costa reveals Atletico Madrid return
Chelsea striker Diego Costa conceded he had “hope” of returning to Atletico Madrid during the transfer window but revealed the deal fell through due to “minor details”.
Conte tells Costa to remain steadfast amid criticism from media
Antonio Conte has urged Diego Costa to focus on his football and not let the criticism of him affect his impressive start to the 2016-17 campaign.
Costa strikes late as Conte masters old rival Mazzarri
Antonio Conte won the battle of two old Serie A adversaries as Chelsea came from behind to beat Walter Mazzarri's Watford 2-1 on Saturday thanks to Diego Costa's latest last-gasp winner.
Conte not certain on Costa’s future in Chelsea
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is uncertain about the future of Diego Costa, as Spanish media reports have linked the striker with a possible return to Atletico Madrid.
Conte pours cold water on Costa exit
The 27-year-old has scored 36 goals in over 70 appearances for the Premier League side, but netted just 12 times last season as the club finished 10th in the table.
Chelsea striker Costa linked to Atletico Madrid return
Chelsea’s Diego Costa could be in line for a return to former club Atletico Madrid, after President Enrique Cerezo admitted his interest in the striker.
Diego Costa omitted from Spain Euro 2016 squad
Chelsea striker Diego Costa was left out of Spain coach Vicente del Bosque's provisional 25-man squad for Euro 2016 on Tuesday.