- Date of Birth: 7 October 1988
- Birthplace: Lagarto, Sergipe
- Position: Forward, Striker
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Danny Mills suggests Liverpool sign Diego Costa
Everton over the summer, as one pundit has now amazingly suggested he join Liverpool. Diego Costa of Chelsea and Phil Jagielka of Everton
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Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa has reportedly been fancied to make a return to the Premier League with Everton this summer.
Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of Athletico Parana left-back Renan Lodi. The Spanish giants have paid a fee of 25 million euros for the left-back, with the player signing a six year deal in the Spanish capital.
Everton owner Farhad Moshiri is reportedly planning a shock move for Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa as he aims to make a statement signing for the club.
Atletico Madrid are reportedly considering the option of terminating Alvaro Morata's loan contract ahead of the summer transfer window.
Chelsea loanee Alvaro Morata could reportedly remain with Atletico Madrid next season with the Spanish club expected to extend his temporary contract.
Atletico revengeful, Dortmund remorseless. Each in their own terms, sellers of rapture and thrill. Two contrasting sides offering dash and dare. Atletico’s pedigree crumbled in front of Dortmund’s vociferous supporters like statues of sand. Dortmund's margin of victory against such an experienced European outfit, famed for their defensive solidity, was a major show of intent and marks them out as real contenders to go a long way into the competition. Lucien Favre is the man who has re-ignited Dortmund’s dormant aspirations of European and domestic glory. The 4-0 win over an extremely shrewd and defensively unbreachable Atletico Madrid was just an indication of Dortmund’s attacking flair and fury. However, a trip to Madrid’s state of art stadium is going to be a tricky affair as Atletico Madrid will undoubtedly be out for a bit of redemption, and this time will have the full support of the Wanda Metropolitano at their backs. With a showdown against Bayern Munich looming, the priority will be to keep BVB’s key players healthy and rested. Dortmund have already booked a trip to the round of 16 hence rotation to keep their star performers fresh before Bayern clash is predictable. The catch here for Favre and his backroom staff will be to strike a balance between using their trusted match winners and rotating the squad. Jadon Sancho, the latest Football sensation is on a roll himself. He is scoring spectacular goals, providing near perfect assists and winning matches for Dortmund as if it were a cakewalk. Everything that this kid is touching is turning into gold. Dortmund’s very own Alchemist clubbed with fiercely loyal Marco Rues, the reborn striker Paco Alcacer and you have one of the most brutal attacking weapons in your Arsenal.
Rebel striker Diego Costa has reportedly told his agent that he wants to leave Atletico Madrid in the January transfer window. Costa, who recently arrived from Chelsea, has reportedly informed his agent to find a way out of the club after hearing of teammate Antoine Griezmann's pay rise.
Arsenal and Chelsea fans look away. We are barely a few fixtures into the regular season and we’ve been treated to a feast of surprises already from the best leagues across the continent.
Sky Sports' Spanish football expert, Guillem Balague has said that the sacking of Julen Lopetegui caused Spain's second round exit from the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Premier League trio Marcos Alonso, Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas have been omitted from Spain's World Cup for the tournament this summer in Russia. It comes as a major surprise for the duo, who play for Chelsea together.
Atletico Madrid have reportedly contacted the representative of Sergio Aguero over a possible return to Spain during the summer transfer window.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has hinted that Laurent Koscielny could miss the upcoming World Cup with France after suffering an Achilles injury against Atletico Madrid on Thursday night.
Manchester United head coach Jose Mourinho has confirmed that he has a full strength squad to choose from other than Sergio Romero who is nursing a knee problem.
Chelsea have reportedly placed a price tag on Alvaro Morata's head as they consider the possibility of offloading him during the summer.
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has updated on the fitness of Spanish striker Diego Costa ahead of Thursday's Europa League semi-final first leg against Arsenal.
Sky Sports pundit Danny Mills believes Chelsea would have been vying for the runner-up spot in the Premier League, had they not parted ways with Diego Costa earlier in the season.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed that he has a near full strength side to choose from for this weekend's derby against Manchester City.
Manchester United pair Scott McTominay and Sergio Romero are doubtful to feature during this weekend's Premier League game against Swansea City.
Chelsea wing-back Marcos Alonso has revealed that Alvaro Morata is not happy after missing out on a call-up to the Spain national side.
Chelsea are reportedly deemed frontrunners to land the signature of Bayern Munich marksman Robert Lewandowski in the summer. The Poland international has recently opted for a change in his representative, and it is suggested that he could be up for a new challenge next term.