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Diego Costa angers Atletico Madrid as he refuses to join training

Posted Friday, April 19, 2019 by Tribalfootball.com44 hits

Diego Costa is refusing to attend training at Atletico Madrid. The former Chelsea striker will not play again this season after being slapped with an eight-game ban for his comments towards the referee during the recent defeat to Barcelona. And AS reports Costa faces internal action from Atletico for the sending off - which has led to him refusing to take part in training. Costa was at the ...Full Story »

'I sh*t on your wh*re mother!' - Diego Costa faces lengthy ban for Barcelona rant

Posted Monday, April 08, 2019 by Goal.com67 hits

Diego Costa could be banned for up to eight games for reportedly insulting referee Jesus Gil Manzano's mother in Atletico Madrid's defeat to Barcelona. The striker was sent off after 28 minutes against the Catalan side on Saturday after a furious tirade at the referee after believing he was fouled. The Spain international with angry with the referee's decision, and he launched toward Manzano...Full Story »

Diego Costa red card: Atletico star shockingly told referee THIS, Barcelona paper claims

Posted Sunday, April 07, 2019 by Dailystar.co.uk66 hits

The Spain international striker was sent off by Gil Manzano for foul and abusive language at the Nou Camp. Barcelona and Atletico were level at 0-0 after 28 minutes in their La Liga encounter when the incident occurred. Marzano stopped play as Costa shouted in his face before the official brandished the red card. Thomas Partey, Jose Gimenez and Diego Godin were all booked as well in the wake ...Full Story »

Juventus ace Douglas Costa drops big Man Utd move hint online

Posted Monday, February 11, 2019 by Tribalfootball.com108 hits

Juventus attacker Douglas Costa has dropped a big Manchester United transfer hint, it has been revealed. TuttoJuve says the Brazil international has welcomed transfer talk linking him with a summer move to Old Trafford. Douglas Costa 'liked' a story from 'Sport Musing' discussing the prospect of him moving to United. He would later 'unlike' the post. The actions of the midfielder come just ...Full Story »

BACK TO TURIN? Manchester United transfer news: Paul Pogba ‘offered’ to Juventus in stunning swap deal for Douglas Costa

Posted Sunday, January 13, 2019 by Talksport.co.uk116 hits

The France midfielder is the Red Devils' record signing and cost them £89million when he joined in 2016 Manchester United have reportedly offered Paul Pogba to Juventus in a proposed swap deal for Douglas Costa. The Red Devils have not seen the France World Cup winner’s potential fulfilled at Old Trafford since signing for them in 2016. In the run up to Jose Mourinho’s dism...Full Story »

Man Utd 'offer Paul Pogba to Juventus' in swap deal for Douglas Costa

Posted Saturday, January 12, 2019 by Thesun.co.uk147 hits

MANCHESTER UNITED are prepared let Paul Pogba return to Juventus, in exchange for Douglas Costa, according to reports. The Italian champions are determined to re-sign the Frenchman who returned the Old Trafford in 2016. Pogba, 25, looked be on his way out of United if Jose Mourinho would have remained in charge with Barcelona among a host of clubs monitoring the situation. And according to ...Full Story »

Diego Costa wakes up his brother with hilarious firework prank on New Year's Day

Posted Wednesday, January 02, 2019 by Thesun.co.uk73 hits

DIEGO COSTA is well-known to be a big fan of pranks - and this could be his best one yet. The former Chelsea striker decided to wake his brother up to see in the New Year in a rather unconventional way, involving fireworks. Diego Costa's brother Jair was having a nice sleep on New Years' Day But Jair's beauty sleep was interrupted in spectacular fashion thanks to his footballing brother As J...Full Story »

Leeds United vs Brentford - Injured Barry Douglas missing for Leeds

Posted Friday, October 05, 2018 by PA61 hits

Leeds will be without defender Barry Douglas for their home game against Brentford.The left-back sustained a hamstring injury during the midweek win at Hull and will be sidelined until after the international break.Head coach Marcelo Bielsa has no other new injuries, but striker Kemar Roofe (calf), midfielder Pablo Hernandez (hamstring) and defender Gaetano Berardi (knee) are still unavailable.S...Full Story »

Diego Costa: Antonio Conte behaviour at Chelsea reason for Atletico Madrid return

Posted Saturday, September 29, 2018 by ESPN107 hits

Diego Costa has criticised his former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte, saying he left Stamford Bridge because of the Italian's behaviour. Costa was unveiled as an Atletico Madrid player for the second time in December, three months after it was agreed that he would leave Chelsea in a £57 million transfer. The Spain international, who had to wait because of a ban on the La Liga side registeri...Full Story »

Valencia vs Juventus - Allegri will include Douglas Costa in UCL plans

Posted Wednesday, September 19, 2018 by PA113 hits

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has confirmed Douglas Costa will be included in his plans for Wednesday night’s Champions League clash in Valencia. Costa has been banned for four matches by the Italian Football Federation after his red card for spitting in Sassuolo forward Federico Di Francesco’s face during Sunday’s Serie A clash. The Brazilian winger was expected to m...Full Story »

Costa apologises for 'ugly' spitting incident

Posted Monday, September 17, 2018 by fourfourtwo.com115 hits

Juventus' Douglas Costa has apologised to his fans and team-mates for spitting at an opponent during the Serie A clash with Sassuolo. Douglas Costa has apologised for his "ugly" behaviour after he was sent off during Juventus' 2-1 victory over Sassuolo. Cristiano Ronaldo's double - his first goals in Serie A - proved the difference at Allianz Stadium, but it was Costa's awful conduct in the ...Full Story »

‘It was a bad mistake’ – Douglas Costa apologies for spitting in opponent’s face

Posted Monday, September 17, 2018 by PA53 hits

Juventus star Douglas Costa has apologised but could face a long ban after spitting in the face of Sassuolo’s Federico Di Francesco on Sunday.The flash point came in second-half stoppage time as Juventus saw out a 2-1 victory in their latest Serie A match, with Cristiano Ronaldo scoring twice.Sassuolo had just pulled a goal back through Khouma Babacar when Costa and Di Francesco squar...Full Story »

Atletico Madrid confirm squad numbers for Costa, Correa, Lemar and Lucas

Posted Tuesday, July 31, 2018 by Marca.com137 hits

On Monday, Atletico Madrid released a number of alterations to their squad number list for the 2018/19 campaign. Firstly, Thomas Lemar will take the No. 11, as hinted at in his presentation, which previously belonged to Angel Correa. The Argentine thus moves to No. 10, vacated in January by Yannick Carrasco. Diego Costa swaps to No. 19 having played with No. 21 since joining from Chelsea, ...Full Story »

Diego Costa in the mud

Posted Monday, July 23, 2018 by Marca.com160 hits

Back in his hometown of Lagarto for the summer, Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa is enjoying his final days of relaxation before returning to hard work with his club. After Spain were eliminated in the second round of the World Cup by Russia, the Brazil-born player spent a few days in Ibiza before returning to Brazil, where he has been enjoying his break. The evidence of that has been cle...Full Story »

Costa Rica cut ties with Oscar Ramirez

Posted Thursday, July 05, 2018 by Goal.com86 hits

Oscar Ramirez will not be continuing as Costa Rica coach following the team’s failure to reach the knockout rounds at the World Cup. Costa Rica, who progressed to the quarter-finals four years ago in Brazil, claimed just one point as they were eliminated from Group E in Russia. Ramirez, who took over in August 2015, revealed after the 2-2 draw with Switzerland on June 27 that he was un...Full Story »

Brazil's Marcelo a doubt for Mexico match, Douglas Costa ruled out

Posted Sunday, July 01, 2018 by ESPN155 hits

SOCHI, Russia -- Brazil right-back Danilo will be available to face Mexico in their World Cup last-16 clash, but Marcelo's status is in doubt and Douglas Costa is out, according to the team doctor. Rodrigo Lasmar said on Saturday that Danilo has recovered from a thigh injury, but that teammate Marcelo, who suffered a back spasm just moments into Brazil's final group game against Serbia, is re...Full Story »

Switzerland 2 Costa Rica 2: Petkovic's men set up Sweden last 16 clash

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by Goal.com114 hits

Switzerland were far from their best against Costa Rica, but secured the point they needed to progress to the World Cup knockout stages. Switzerland booked their spot in the last 16 of the World Cup courtesy of a 2-2 draw with Costa Rica in Nizhny Novgorod on Wednesday. Brazil's win over Serbia in the night's other Group E game means that Vladimir Petkovic's side finish second in the pool an...Full Story »

Switzerland earn draw against lively Costa Rica to set up Sweden clash

Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018 by PA53 hits

Switzerland will meet Sweden in the last 16 of the World Cup as they secured safe passage from Group E with a dramatic late draw against Costa Rica.While Costa Rica were already out having lost their opening two matches, they were the better side in Nizhny Novgorod and were good value for their 2-2 draw.Blerim Dzemaili opened the scoring for Switzerland after they had been largely on the back-fo...Full Story »

Switzerland vs Costa Rica - Controversial celebrations won’t be repeated, says Behrami

Posted Wednesday, June 27, 2018 by PA144 hits

Valon Behrami has stressed Switzerland’s players will not repeat the controversial goal celebrations they performed against Serbia during the remainder of the World Cup.Granit Xhaka, Xherdan Shaqiri and Stephan Lichtsteiner all avoided being banned by FIFA but were fined for the way they celebrated the two Swiss goals in their 2-1 success over the Serbians.Arsenal midfielder Xhaka and Stok...Full Story »

Thiago Silva: Neymar insulted me when I returned a ball to Costa Rica

Posted Sunday, June 24, 2018 by Marca.com194 hits

Neymar's attitude during Brazil's 2-0 victory over Costa Rica has been criticised by many, including by teammate Thiago Silva. The defender, who wore the Brazil armband on Friday, has spoken of how the forward hit out at him when he kicked a ball back to Costa Rica in an act of fair play. "He is like a little brother to me and I try to look out for him, but today I feel sad because he insul...Full Story »

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