Diego Costa

Chelsea row: can Mourinho survive feud with Costa?
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In Depth

Chelsea row: can Mourinho survive feud with Costa?

A routine Champions League win is overshadowed by a spat between manager and his main striker
25 Nov 2015
Chelsea vs Liverpool: Klopp adds spice to Mourinho rivalry
Jose Mourinho Jurgen Klopp
In Review

Chelsea vs Liverpool: Klopp adds spice to Mourinho rivalry

Can Klopp scalp the Special One as Liverpool visit Chelsea with the stakes high on both sides?
30 Oct 2015
Hazard and Costa pile on misery for Chelsea and Mourinho
Eden Hazard
In Review

Hazard and Costa pile on misery for Chelsea and Mourinho

Stoke City knock Blues out of League Cup after Hazard penalty miss as Costa picks up yet another injury
28 Oct 2015
Chelsea lose Costa for three games, Carneiro prepares to sue
Diego Costa of Chelsea
In Depth

Chelsea lose Costa for three games, Carneiro prepares to sue

Blues' problems start mounting again as striker is banned and belittled doctor plans legal action over Mourinho treatment row
23 Sep 2015
Rooney, Kane, Aguero, Costa: what's stopped them scoring?
Diego Costa
In Depth

Rooney, Kane, Aguero, Costa: what's stopped them scoring?

The eight most feared forwards in the Premier League have mustered seven goals in 47 games this season, with none for Rooney and Kane
22 Sep 2015
Arsenal and Chelsea at war as FA charges Costa and Gabriel
Gabriel Paulista of Arsenal, Diego Costa of Chelsea
In Brief

Arsenal and Chelsea at war as FA charges Costa and Gabriel

Costa faces three match ban as both teams are called to account over unsavoury confrontations at the weekend
22 Sep 2015
Diego Costa: an 'utter sod' who turns fans into hypocrites
Diego Costa
In Depth

Diego Costa: an 'utter sod' who turns fans into hypocrites

Chelsea striker could face a retrospective ban after Arsenal wind-up show gets Gabriel sent off
21 Sep 2015
Costa and Cahill pay the price as Chelsea beat Barcelona
John Terry
In Review

Costa and Cahill pay the price as Chelsea beat Barcelona

Injury concerns for Jose Mourinho ahead of new season as American tour ends with another penalty shoot out
29 Jul 2015
Chelsea kit: Diego Costa leads 'nonsensical' launch campaign
Diego Costa - Chelsea Kit
In Depth

Chelsea kit: Diego Costa leads 'nonsensical' launch campaign

'If it's not blue, it will be', say Chelsea as they unveil a new home kit… and a white away shirt
17 Jul 2015
Arsenal the new threat to off-form Chelsea
Diego Costa celebrates after scoring the opening goal
In Review

Arsenal the new threat to off-form Chelsea

Unconvincing draw enough to extend Chelsea's lead over misfiring Man City – but Arsenal are fast gaining ground
16 Mar 2015
Chelsea down and out after 'shameful' display
Diego Costa of Chelsea
In Review

Chelsea down and out after 'shameful' display

Despite an unjust man advantage over PSG for most of the match, Chelsea failed to profit from their gamesmanship
12 Mar 2015
Mourinho mind games: Chelsea braced for 'aggressive' PSG
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In Review

Mourinho mind games: Chelsea braced for 'aggressive' PSG

The Chelsea manager says his players will need to be protected from Paris St Germain in tonight's Champions League clash
11 Mar 2015
PREMIER LEAGUE: Mourinho apologises for Chelsea racism
Jose Mourinho
In Brief

PREMIER LEAGUE: Mourinho apologises for Chelsea racism

The Chelsea boss ranted and raved for almost half an hour during a TV appearance that was candid even by his standards
23 Feb 2015
Chelsea braced for PSG tussle as Champions League returns
David Luiz of Paris Saint-Germain
In Review

Chelsea braced for PSG tussle as Champions League returns

All eyes will be on David Luiz, who last season almost scuppered Chelsea with an own-goal for PSG
17 Feb 2015
Stage set for Lampard to sink Chelsea in title showdown
FrankLampard Man City v Chelsea
In Review

Stage set for Lampard to sink Chelsea in title showdown

Premier League preview: will under-pressure Chelsea go negative? Can Sturridge fire up Liverpool?
30 Jan 2015
Mourinho drops 'Happy One' as Costa row fires up Chelsea
Diego Costa of Chelsea clashes with Liverpool FC players
In Depth

Mourinho drops 'Happy One' as Costa row fires up Chelsea

Blues boss builds siege mentality as wounded Chelsea prepare for Man City clash
29 Jan 2015
Mourinho comes out fighting after Costa stamps mar win
Martin Skrtel of Liverpool FC clashes with Diego Costa of Chelsea
In Review

Mourinho comes out fighting after Costa stamps mar win

Blues overcome Liverpool to make it to Capital One Cup final, but victory could come at a cost
28 Jan 2015
Cazorla, Eriksen, Oscar and Costa in team of the week
Santi Cazorla
In Depth

Cazorla, Eriksen, Oscar and Costa in team of the week

London clubs dominate this week's selection with eight of the XI coming from capital clubs
19 Jan 2015
Sanchez leads Oscar, Ings and Markovic in team of the week
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal
In Depth

Sanchez leads Oscar, Ings and Markovic in team of the week

Arsenal man stars again as Gunners, Southampton and Chelsea offer two players each
12 Jan 2015
Chelsea stars Hazard, Costa and Fabregas valued at £192m
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In Brief

Chelsea stars Hazard, Costa and Fabregas valued at £192m

Eleven Blues stars among the most valuable players in Europe are worth £162m more than they cost
7 Jan 2015
Good omens for Mourinho as Chelsea stay top for Christmas
Cesc Fabregas scores for Chelsea int match against Stoke City
In Review

Good omens for Mourinho as Chelsea stay top for Christmas

Goals for John Terry and Cesc Fabregas ensure the Blues spend Christmas three points clear of Man City
23 Dec 2014
Chelsea bid to set unbeaten record as City up the pressure
Diego Costa of Chelsea
In Review

Chelsea bid to set unbeaten record as City up the pressure

Premier League preview: Blues on verge of new club record as they prepare to face Newcastle
5 Dec 2014
Are Man City back in the title race after Chelsea stumble?
Sergio Aguero, Yaya Toure, Man City
In Brief

Are Man City back in the title race after Chelsea stumble?

Manuel Pellegrini says everything could change in a week as City go second in the league
1 Dec 2014
PREMIER LEAGUE: Arsenal takes on Man U
Danny Welbeck Robin van Persie
In Review

PREMIER LEAGUE: Arsenal takes on Man U

Premier League preview: Chelsea odds-on for another win as old rivals scrap over European places
21 Nov 2014
PREMIER LEAGUE: Will City or Utd take on Chelsea?
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini
In Review

PREMIER LEAGUE: Will City or Utd take on Chelsea?

Etihad showdown on Sunday could determine the rest of the season for both Manchester clubs
31 Oct 2014
BALLON D'OR: the shortlist has been released
Cristiano Ronaldo
In Brief

BALLON D'OR: the shortlist has been released

Spain and Germany dominate shortlist with no English or Italian players and Ronaldo odds-on to win
28 Oct 2014
Marina Granovskaia: Chelsea fixer who signed Costa and Jose
Marina Granovskaia and Chelsea player Didier Drogba
In Depth

Marina Granovskaia: Chelsea fixer who signed Costa and Jose

Who is the 'Stamford Bridge Tsarina', tipped to become the most powerful woman in football?
23 Oct 2014
Euro 16: Germany, Holland and Spain fall to the minnows
Netherlands and Iceland in Euro 2016
In Depth

Euro 16: Germany, Holland and Spain fall to the minnows

England can take pride in their three wins as Europe's elite have been humbled by smaller nations
14 Oct 2014
Wenger rages but Chelsea win was so predictable for Arsenal
Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho are kept apart
In Review

Wenger rages but Chelsea win was so predictable for Arsenal

Arsenal boss loses the plot as Mourinho maintains his hold over Wenger and the Gunners
6 Oct 2014
Arsenal in danger of another mauling as they visit Chelsea
Cesc Fabregas
In Review

Arsenal in danger of another mauling as they visit Chelsea

Premier League preview: Stamford Bridge visit could turn nasty for weakened Gunners
3 Oct 2014
English teams struggle
Fernandinho and Vincent Company of Manchester discuss with referee Alberto Undiano Mallenco during the UEFA Champions League
In Review

English teams struggle

Manchester City, Chelsea and Arsenal all had tough nights in the Champions League this week
18 Sep 2014
Champions league odds 2014/15: an intelligent punter's guide
Jose Mourinho
In Review

Champions league odds 2014/15: an intelligent punter's guide

Real Madrid start favourites, but Chelsea can't be discounted as the group stage gets underway
15 Sep 2014
Costa leads the line as Chelsea stars make team of the week
Diego Costa
In Depth

Costa leads the line as Chelsea stars make team of the week

Blues provide the spine of team featuring support from Liverpool, Swansea and Stoke players
1 Sep 2014
Arsenal and Everton trade early blows in race for top four
Jack Wilshere and Leighton Baines go shoulder-to-shoulder at the Emirates
In Review

Arsenal and Everton trade early blows in race for top four

Premier League preview: plenty to enjoy ahead of Man City v Liverpool on Monday
22 Aug 2014
Fabregas and Costa shine as Chelsea issue an early warning
Man of the match Cesc Fabregas at Turf Moor
In Review

Fabregas and Costa shine as Chelsea issue an early warning

Blues come from a goal behind to dispose of Burnley, as Mourinho attacks referee and Barcelona
19 Aug 2014
Premier League: Chelsea first, Arsenal third, Man Utd fifth
Cesc Fabregas during a pre-season game at Stamford Bridge
In Review

Premier League: Chelsea first, Arsenal third, Man Utd fifth

Who'll win the race for Premier League title and Champions League qualification? Our top six predictions
14 Aug 2014
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