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Froome fever in the Costa del Sol – a high profile return in a low-key race

Media playback is not supported on this device Winning four Tour de France titles, the Vuelta a Espana and two Olympic bronze medals does not necessarily make you famous on the Costa del Sol. After Chris Froome led out the ...

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N Ireland to play Panama and Costa Rica in friendly games

Northern Ireland are to play Panama and Costa Rica in friendly games next year. It will be the first time that NI has faced either country, who have both qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russia next summer. Northern ...

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Costa behaviour disgraceful – Wright

Chelsea forward Diego Costa’s refusal to return to training is “disgraceful”, says former Arsenal striker Ian Wright. The 28-year-old, who is currently in his native Brazil, said he has been treated like a “criminal” and wants to join former club ...

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I've been treated like a criminal – Costa

Diego Costa has described his treatment by Chelsea like that of a “criminal” and confirmed he wants to join Atletico Madrid. The striker, 28, last played for Chelsea in the FA Cup final in May, and was sent a text ...

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Antonio Conte: Chelsea manager texts Diego Costa to say 'you are not in my plan'

Details of the message sent by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte that caused striker Diego Costa to announce he was not wanted by the club have been revealed. Costa, 28, said on Wednesday that he had learned he was no longer ...

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Chelsea: Diego Costa says he has been told club want to sell him

Chelsea striker Diego Costa says he has been told by manager Antonio Conte that he is no longer in the club’s plans. The 28-year-old scored 20 goals in 35 Premier League games to help the Blues win the title but ...

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Referee right not to send Costa off – Conte

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says the referee “made the right decision” in taking no action against striker Diego Costa after his challenge on West Ham goalkeeper Adrian. Costa, already booked, caught Adrian high on his shin in the second half. ...

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'Fantastic' Costa staying at Chelsea – Conte

New Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says striker Diego Costa will stay at the club next season and is of “fundamental importance” to his plans. Spain international Costa has been linked with a return to former club Atletico Madrid. The 27-year-old ...

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Costa has ban extended and £20,000 fine

Media playback is not supported on this device Chelsea striker Diego Costa will serve an additional one-match ban and has been fined £20,000 after admitting a charge of improper conduct. The 27-year-old has been punished for his reaction to his ...

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Chelsea's Costa denies biting Barry

Media playback is not supported on this device Striker Diego Costa has denied biting Gareth Barry during Chelsea’s 2-0 FA Cup quarter-final defeat at Everton. The Spaniard was sent off following the clash with the Everton midfielder in the 84th ...

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