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September 22, 2017 12:50 PM 'We want to thank him for what he did with this club'

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has thanked departing striker Diego Costa for his contribution to the club and wished him well for the future. Costa has not featured for Chelsea since the FA Cup final in May and chose to remain in Brazil this summer rather than return to the Blues due to a dispute between the player and the club. However, on the back of sealing 12

September 21, 2017 3:50 PM Diego Costa: Chelsea, Atletico Madrid finally agree terms

English champion, Chelsea and Spanish giant, Atletico Madrid on Thursday announced an agreement that would see the Blues want-away striker, Diego Costa return to the La Liga club. “Atletico de Madrid and Chelsea have reached an initial agreement for the transfer of Diego Costa,” the Spanish side said in a statement. “The agreement is pending the formalisation 15

September 14, 2017 8:56 AM Chelsea are better off without Diego Costa, he’s a balloon

That’s the verdict of Roy Keane, who’s branded the wantaway Spain international a "balloon". Costa revealed in June that Antonio Conte told him by text that he’s free to leave Stamford Bridge. But Chelsea failed to thrash out a deal for the 28-year-old to return to Atletico Madrid this summer. The La Liga giants have been linked with a move to sign Costa 19

September 13, 2017 4:45 PM Atletico Madrid make breakthrough in attempts to sign Chelsea striker Diego Costa

The La Liga side are banned from registering new players until January and have only offered £30m for the striker so far. The Blues are understood to want closer to £50m for the Spain international though. Sky Sports say progress is being made between the clubs and quote a source as saying “it is not sorted yet”. Costa has been back in his home country 16

September 13, 2017 2:34 PM Diego Costa set for loan move to Al Hilal

Unsettled Chelsea striker Diego Costa could reportedly be heading to Saudi Arabia side Al Hilal when he completes his £53million move to Atletico Madrid. The controversial striker is back in the Spanish capital and Daily Mail are reporting that Costa could be shipped out to Saudi club Al Hilal on loan as he cannot play until January. Costa landed in Madrid 25

September 13, 2017 4:01 AM Chelsea news LIVE updates: Costa deal, Conte claim, Zappacosta goal cleared up

CHELSEA got off to a flyer in their opening Champions League group game last night and have a few days to recover before they face Arsenal on Sunday - and Express Sport brings you the latest news from Stamford Bridge. 04:15: Davide Zappacosta has revealed that he did NOT mean to score on his debut for Chelsea against Qarabag. Pedro, Zappacosta, Cesar 24

September 7, 2017 1:24 PM Bonucci, Higuain top Serie A earners

AC Milan’s Leonardo Bonucci and former Juventus teammate Gonzalo Higuain are the top Serie A earners but their wages fall short of European stars Neymar and Lionel Messi, the Gazzetta dello Sport reported. Italy defender Bonucci, 30, and Argentina striker Higuain, 29, both pocket an estimated 7.5 million euros ($8.9 million) annually, the Italian sports 19

September 6, 2017 2:28 PM Hazard hopes to see Diego Costa back on pitch soon

Chelsea star, Eden Hazard has revealed that he would like to see Diego Costa back at the Blues. Hazard said, “Diego and I have been playing together for three years. We have won everything together except for the Champions League.” Costa is weighing up whether to return to England and train at Cobham as he attempts to resolve his future. Chelsea and Atletico 19

September 4, 2017 8:59 PM Eden Hazard wants Diego Costa to make Chelsea return

Eden Hazard says he wants to see Diego Costa end his self-imposed exile and "come back" to Chelsea. The 28-year-old has openly expressed his desire to return to former club Atletico Madrid, but the Spanish club only offered half of the £50m Chelsea asked for to allow him to leave. Hazard, who has played in both of Belgium's games in the current international 24

September 3, 2017 7:26 AM Atletico Madrid tell Diego Costa to return to Chelsea

Diego Costa has been advised by Atletico Madrid to end his Chelsea exile in Brazil and return to London. According to The Mail, the La Liga side feels that only a return to Stamford Bridge, will help push through a January move. Costa has so far refused to return to the Blues’ Cobham base this summer, after being frozen out of Antonio Conte’s first-team 20