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Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 11:42 PM
Steven Gerrard believes that Alvaro Morata is a better long-term option up front for Chelsea than Diego Costa. The 24-year-old striker has made a brilliant start to life at Stamford Bridge after joining the west London club from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata has been in fine f...
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 9:50 PM
CHELSEA midfielder Cesc Fabregas has denied seeking out a transfer away from the club.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 9:01 PM
CESC FABREGAS says the transfer saga that surrounded Diego Costa and Chelsea this summer was “wrong”.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 6:06 PM
STARSPORT bring you the latest transfer gossip, news and rumours from Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 5:04 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has cast major doubt over his long-term future at Chelsea.
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 4:52 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea have been told to stump up a staggering £40m if they want to land teen sensation Pietro Pellegri.
Metro - Mon Sep 25 4:34 PM
The possible options for the PSG striker.
Irish Independent - Mon Sep 25 2:48 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that he misses Italy and plans to return home soon.
Independent - Mon Sep 25 1:59 PM
After a summer of discontent it appeared Conte had settled again in London but now the Italian hints he will be leaving soon
Sky Sports - Mon Sep 25 1:30 PM
SkySports Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has expressed his intention to return to Italy in the future after revealing that he is not planning to "stay abroad for too long". The former Italy coach was rewarded with a new two-year contract in the summer having led and more »
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 11:39 AM
RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK could be set for a wheel-y good career after Tim Sherwood likened him to a Rolls Royce.
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 11:07 AM
The Italian believes he is merely a "temporary worker", regardless of his success at Stamford Bridge
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 10:57 AM
ANTONIO CONTE has admitted he misses Italy and will head back to his homeland before too long.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 10:30 AM
CHELSEA will go back in for Juventus ace Alex Sandro in January.
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 10:10 AM
JAMIE REDKNAPP has chosen his latest team of the weekend, following an exciting two days of Premier League action.
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 9:56 AM
Everton reportedly made a last ditch €75m bid for Diego Costa over the summer as the tried to find a replacement for Romelu Lukaku, who joined Manchester United, according to Spanish news outlet Marca. They claim that the AWOL striker only had eyes for Atletico Madrid, who snatched him back from...
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 9:52 AM
Eden Hazard will go into Chelsea folklore in years to come and he has cemented his superstar status even more by paying tribute to striker Diego Costa, who left for Atletico Madrid last week. Stamford Bridge’s golden boy has yet to start in the league this season as he recovers from an ankle inju...
Daily Star - Mon Sep 25 9:00 AM
CHELSEA midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek is trying to earn a move during his loan spell at Crystal Palace.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 8:40 AM
TRANSFER NEWS never sleeps and before we know it the January window will be opening once again - and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest gossip.
Daily Express - Mon Sep 25 7:55 AM
CHELSEA are back on form after a difficult start to the season and Express Sport bring you the latest news and gossip from Stamford Bridge.
Caught Offside - Mon Sep 25 6:47 AM
Chelsea are reportedly ready to reignite their interest in Juventus defender Alex Sandro in January, although it will take a bid of €60m or more to sign him. The Brazilian ace was on the Chelsea radar this past summer, but clearly a move to Stamford Bridge failed to materialise as he remained in...
Sport Review - Mon Sep 25 6:45 AM
Eden Hazard has taken to social media to pay tribute to Diego Costa after his transfer from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid was confirmed last week. Costa had been heavily linked with a move away from the west London club throughout the summer and he finally was granted his wish when the Blues agreed...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 2:51 AM
Diego Costa's return to Atletico was agreed last week. The Daily Mirror claims Everton were willing to pay £70 million to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea before his return to Atletico was agreed last week. For more on Costa and Everton, as well as other rumours, check out Transfer Talk by clicking...
Soccernet - Mon Sep 25 1:15 AM
With Diego Costa sealing a move back to Atletico Madrid, the FC panel discuss the impact the striker will have come January. Talk of David De Gea moving to Madrid has gone on for years, but United might be about to end it. Deadline day has come and gone, and all the latest deals and potential dea...
Mirror - Mon Sep 25 12:16 AM
PLUS: Everton were willing to pay £70million to sign Diego Costa before his switch to Atletico Madrid
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 11:43 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED midfielder Nemanja Matic and Marouane Fellaini may have joined Paul Pogba on the treatment table.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 11:30 PM
Andriy Shevchenko has admitted that he has been surprised by how quickly Alvaro Morata seems to have settled into life at Chelsea following his transfer from Real Madrid in the summer. The Spanish striker arrived at Stamford Bridge in July after Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attackin...
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 11:04 PM
Fresh from scoring his first hat-trick for Chelsea, Alvaro Morata showed off the skills that have made him an instant hit at Stamford Bridge.
BBC - Sun Sep 24 11:02 PM
Everton's £70m Diego Costa bid, Real Madrid prepare Dele Alli swap deal, David de Gea set for new Man Utd deal, plus more.
Metro - Sun Sep 24 11:01 PM
He has impressed since arriving at Stamford Bridge
London Evening Standard - Sun Sep 24 10:30 PM
Thibaut Courtois admits he will miss his close friend Diego Costa but hopes Chelsea don't face the forward in the Champions League later this season.
Mirror - Sun Sep 24 10:24 PM
Costa, set to be unveiled by Atletico this week, made it clear that he only wanted to go back to his former club
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 9:47 PM
SkySports Chelsea's bid to land the Women's Super League 1 title began in confident fashion with a 6-0 victory against Bristol City at Kingsmeadow. The Spring Series champions top the 2017/18 table after the opening round of fixtures thanks to Maren Mjelde's and more »
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 9:28 PM
CHELSEA whizz kid Ethan Ampadu has been compared to David Luiz.
Sky Sports - Sun Sep 24 8:51 PM
SkySports The European transfer window may only have been closed a matter of weeks but already clubs will have an idea where they still need to strengthen in January. Our friends at Football Whispers have scoured media across Europe for the latest news and
Daily Mail - Sun Sep 24 7:46 PM
Everton made a club-record attempt to sign Chelsea striker Diego Costa in the final days of the summer transfer window, only to be told he only had eyes for Atletico Madrid.
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 6:13 PM
ANTONIO CONTE weakened Chelsea’s position and forced them to sell Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid for less cash.
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 24 5:21 PM
Spurs are reportedly interested in signing Rennes and France defender Joris Gnangon, however the north London club are set to face stiff opposition from Inter Milan in the race to sign the 20-year-old, according to HITC. As per HITC, Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino is still eager to bolster his de...
Caught Offside - Sun Sep 24 3:49 PM
Everton had a £63m (€75M) offer for Chelsea and Spain forward Diego Costa prove unsuccesful over the summer, with the Toffees being unable to enter negotiations with the Blues as Costa had his heart set on a move back to Atletico Madrid, according to Marca. Costa’s move back to Atletico is yet to...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 1:21 PM
CHELSEA are ready to renew their interest in Juventus star Alex Sandro.
Daily Express - Sun Sep 24 1:04 PM
CHELSEA are notoriously canny in the transfer market, with the Blues making nearly £500million in profit over the past three and a half years.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 9:45 AM
Andriy Shevchenko believes that Alvaro Morata is more than capable of stepping in to fill the void left by Diego Costa at Chelsea this season. Antonio Conte moved quickly to sign Morata from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window as it became clear that Costa did not have a future at Stamford...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 9:15 AM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that Tiemoue Bakayoko hasn’t suffered any injuries following the Chelsea signing’s minor car accident. The France international moved to the defending Premier League champions in a £40m deal from Ligue 1 holders AS Monaco in the summer transfer window. Bakayoko’s arriv...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 8:15 AM
Antonio Conte has thanked Diego Costa for his contribution to Chelsea following the striker’s return to Atletico Madrid. The controversial centre-forward completed a move to Atletico Madrid on loan for the remainder of the season on Thursday, with los Rojiblancos set to complete a £57.1m permanen...
Daily Express - Sun Sep 24 7:37 AM
EVERTON made a bid for Chelsea outcast Diego Costa in the summer, according to reports in Spain.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 7:15 AM
Charlie Nicholas has lavished praise on Eden Hazard, claiming that the Chelsea attacker is not far behind Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in terms of quality. The 26-year-old has earned a reputation as one of Europe’s top attacking talents since arriving in the Premier League from Lille back i...
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 6:45 AM
Pat Nevin has lavished praise on Alvaro Morata following his start to life as a Chelsea player. The 24-year-old signed for the Blues from Real Madrid back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford Bridge. Morata will be expected to help to fill the void l...
Daily Star - Sun Sep 24 5:30 AM
EVERTON attempted to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea in the summer.
Sport Review - Sun Sep 24 4:50 AM
Willian has admitted that he was disappointed to see the likes of Nemanja Matic and Diego Costa leave Chelsea in the summer transfer window. Matic was allowed to leave Stamford Bridge to sign for Premier League rivals Manchester United back in August despite the Serbian playing a key role in help...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 11:45 PM
Antonio Conte has hailed Alvaro Morata as a “complete player” and says that the striker is ready to fill Diego Costa’s boots at Chelsea. The 24-year-old joined the Blues from Spanish side Real Madrid in the summer transfer window as Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford...
Sky Sports - Sat Sep 23 7:33 PM
Antonio Conte has set his sights on Atletico Madrid after Chelsea's crushing victory over Stoke on Saturday.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 5:37 PM
21-year-old Chelsea and England star Ruben Loftus-Cheek has spoken out about his loan move to fellow Premier League side Crystal Palace and his future with the Blues, saying that he felt “it was the right time to go away” from the club, according to the Daily Star. Loftus-Cheek, who has come thro...
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 5:09 PM
Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool have been put on red alert, after the odds of the £40M PSG securing a move to a Premier League side dropped to as low as 7/2, according to the Daily Star. Draxler, who was bought by the Ligue 1 side for £40M from Bundesliga side Wolfsburg last season according to ...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 5:00 PM
Mario Melchiot heaped praise on Alvaro Morata after the Chelsea signing’s electric performance in Saturday’s 4-0 win at Stoke City. The Spain international was one of six summer signings at Stamford Bridge following a £58m move to Chelsea from La Liga giants Real Madrid. The Blues forward scored...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 4:50 PM
Gary Lineker has heaped praise on Alvaro Morata after the Chelsea striker scored a hat-trick in a 4-0 win against Stoke City on Saturday afternoon. The Spain international moved to Chelsea in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to prepare for Diego Costa’s an...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 3:31 PM
CHELSEA star David Luiz was looking to hurt Arsenal ace Sead Kolasinac last week.
Metro - Sat Sep 23 2:40 PM
Atletico will be desperate to push it through.
BBC - Sat Sep 23 2:23 PM
Atletico Madrid beat Sevilla to remain unbeaten in La Liga, as potential incoming striker Diego Costa watches on.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 2:09 PM
RENNES defender Joris Gnagnon has confirmed he turned down a move to Chelsea in the summer.
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 2:06 PM
The Rennes defender attracted attention from the Blues and Borussia Dortmund over the summer, but opted against a move at this stage of his career
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 1:23 PM
The former Chelsea striker managed to force a return to his former employers on Thursday after a summer of frustration and controversy clouded the striker's future at the Blues.
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 1:19 PM
The striker is due to complete his return to Madrid after a deal worth £67million
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 12:55 PM
The Spanish forward has settled in well at Stamford Bridge after his summer move from Real Madrid, but after getting married in the summer he might not have expected this from his manager
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 12:40 PM
Former Chelsea defender and club legend John Terry has paid tribute to Diego Costa ahead of his exit from Stamford Bridge in the coming days. As shared on Twitter by Atletico Madrid on Friday, the Spanish striker arrived in the capital to complete his return to the club. ? @diegocosta: “El Atleti...
Metro - Sat Sep 23 12:32 PM
He says he wanted one more season at his current club.
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 11:37 AM
JORIS GNAGNON has revealed what he made of Chelsea’s interest in signing him this summer.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 10:52 AM
CHELSEA winger Willian admits he was disappointed to see the likes of Nemanja Matic and Diego Costa leave Stamford Bridge.
Caught Offside - Sat Sep 23 10:49 AM
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has revealed that he believes this is the right time for Alvaro Morata to become the star man and main striker at a top club. With Diego Costa on the verge of completing his move to Atletico Madrid, it finally brings an end to the saga over his exit and really clears …...
Mirror - Sat Sep 23 10:42 AM
The 28-year-old striker finally agreed a move back to Atletico earlier this week
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 9:19 AM
WILLIAN has offered his verdict on Chelsea team-mate Eden Hazard.
Daily Mail - Sat Sep 23 8:53 AM
Diego Costa regrets the manner of his Chelsea exit and admits to having 'special affection' for people at the club. The Brazilian has finally agreed a La Liga return to Atletico Madrid.
London Evening Standard - Sat Sep 23 8:46 AM
Diego Costa admitted he had not joined Atletico Madrid in the manner he had wanted as he landed in the Spanish capital to complete his acrimonious transfer from Chelsea.
Daily Express - Sat Sep 23 7:30 AM
ANDREA BELOTTI will reportedly opt against a move to Chelsea in favour of signing a new deal at Torino.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 7:00 AM
Michy Batshuayi has taken to social media to wish Diego Costa all the best after his move from Chelsea to Atletico Madrid was confirmed on Thursday. Chelsea confirmed on Thursday that they had reached an agreement with Atletico to sell the striker the Spanish club in the January transfer window....
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 6:15 AM
Phil Neville has described Diego Costa as better than Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata. The Spain international moved to Chelsea in a £58m deal from Champions League holders Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata was signed to help replace Costa’s goals after the controversial striker was...
Daily Star - Sat Sep 23 6:00 AM
ANDREA BELOTTI is negotiating a new contract with Torino.
Sport Review - Sat Sep 23 4:00 AM
Diego Costa has underlined his affection for the Chelsea fans after his return to Atletico Madrid was confirmed on Thursday. The Premier League champions agreed a deal with los Rojiblancos to send Costa on loan to the La Liga outfit until the end of the season. Atletico Madrid have committed to r...
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 1:12 AM
The Spain international will return to former side Atletico Madrid after the two clubs reached an agreement over a transfer on Thursday
Goal.com - Sat Sep 23 1:12 AM
The Manchester United boss is not included in the three-man shortlist although there is Premier League representation in the form of the Chelsea boss
BBC - Fri Sep 22 11:33 PM
Chelsea lead chase for 14-year-old Caen striker, Arsenal to resurrect move for Dries Mertens, plus more transfer talk.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 11:03 PM
Chelsea forward Eden Hazard has bid farewell to Diego Costa as the Spaniard looks set to complete his return to Atletico Madrid. As per Sky Sports, the 28-year-old arrived in Spain on Friday to undergo a medical and to complete the formalities of his reported £58m move to Atleti. It ends a three-...
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 10:58 PM
PLUS: Arsenal missed out on the chance to sign Dries Mertens, while there are allegations surrounding Raheem Sterling
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 10:46 PM
Antonio Conte was reluctant to discuss the departing Diego Costa on Friday, but suggested Alvaro Morata would benefit from being more like his predecessor as Chelsea's leading striker.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 10:32 PM
As Diego Costa moved to the brink of completing his divorce from Chelsea, Antonio Conte described his replacement, Alvaro Morata, as the kind of person you would want your daughter to marry.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 10:30 PM
Atletico Madrid-bound frontman was a booking waiting to happen, but will his replacement win two titles in three years?
Metro - Fri Sep 22 10:15 PM
A sad ending to his time at the Bridge.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 8:39 PM
Former Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo and forward Andriy Shevchenko discuss Diego Costa's sale and Morata's potential.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 7:57 PM
Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli has revealed that he’s been left a little disappointed with his rating on FIFA 18, and he’s not the first star name to do so. The big names in football have all been unwrapping their new presents courtesy of EA Sports a little earlier than us, and there’s been a few...
Sky Sports - Fri Sep 22 7:50 PM
SkySports Diego Costa insists he was "very happy" at Chelsea but is thrilled to be coming "home" to play for Atletico Madrid. The 28-year-old has arrived in Spain to undergo a medical after it was announced on Thursday that his former club have re-signed him and more »
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 7:46 PM
Chelsea star Pedro is seemingly getting over his divorce with Carolina Rodriguez after sharing a public moment with his new flame. The 30-year-old divorced his ex partner after they married in 2015 having known each other for more than a decade while also having a son called Bryan. However, with...
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 6:44 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED’s chances of signing Antoine Griezmann will be boosted by Chelsea striker Diego Costa’s imminent move to Atletico Madrid, reports say.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 6:44 PM
RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK says he’s loving life at Crystal Palace – but he’s got no idea about his future at Chelsea.
BBC - Fri Sep 22 4:47 PM
Chelsea Ladies manager Emma Hayes is "flattered" to be linked with the vacant England women's job but remains "committed" to Chelsea.
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 4:40 PM
Extra Time is all about Diego Costa as the guys respond to your tweets about the Spanish striker's return to Atletico Madrid. Paul Mariner reflects on how Chelsea's agreement to move Diego Costa to Atletico is mutually beneficial for club and player. With Diego Costa sealing a move back to Atleti...
Metro - Fri Sep 22 4:05 PM
Chelsea confirmed an agreement yesterday.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 3:57 PM
Diego Costa has been pictured on his way to Madrid in seemingly fine physical form as the forward completes his protracted transfer from Chelsea. Costa had refused to return to the London club since the end of last season, and has finally got his dream return to Atletico Madrid confirmed a for a...
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 3:52 PM
The Spain international travelled from his native Brazil, where he spent his summer away from Chelsea's preparations for the Premier League season, to Spain in the early hours of Friday.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 3:46 PM
A deal worth around £67million has been agreed between the two sides after the striker was exiled over the summer
Metro - Fri Sep 22 3:38 PM
'It's a pleasure for me to see him play regularly.'
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 3:16 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has given his best wishes to Diego Costa ahead of the striker's move back to Atletico Madrid.
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 3:08 PM
Head coach Antonio Conte thanked Diego Costa for his contribution at Chelsea on Friday, but declined to discuss the fractious conclusion to the striker's spell at Stamford Bridge.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 3:05 PM
JOHN TERRY has posted a heartwarming message dedicated to departing Chelsea star Diego Costa.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 3:00 PM
Costa is set to return to La Liga with a fee in the region of £58million
Soccernet - Fri Sep 22 2:23 PM
Diego Simeone insists he's focused on facing Sevilla despite a deal being agreed to sign Diego Costa.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 1:52 PM
Chelsea could be set to renew their interest in Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The Gabon forward has expressed his frustration at seeing a move to Real Madrid fall through last week, leaving the way for Chelsea to make a bid in January. According to reports in RMC Sport, Aub...
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 1:30 PM
BENJAMIN MENDY has revealed some of his former Monaco team-mates told him they were joining Chelsea.
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 1:23 PM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte has thanked Diego Costa for all his hard work with the forward set to return to Atletico Madrid.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 1:20 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has spoken about Chelsea's decision to sell Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 12:42 PM
The Gabonese striker was linked with moves away from the Westfalenstadion during the summer, with his dream club Real Madrid the front-runners to secure his signature, as well as AC Milan.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 10:57 AM
Chelsea striker Diego Costa has broken his silence on his exit as he looks ahead to re-joining former club Atletico Madrid this week. The reigning Premier League champions announced on Thursday that a deal had been struck with Atleti over the transfer of the Spanish international, with Sky Sports...
London Evening Standard - Fri Sep 22 10:48 AM
Diego Costa says he harbours no ill feeling towards Chelsea or their coach Antonio Conte as he flies to Madrid to complete a £57.2m move to Atletico.
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 10:36 AM
Chelsea have agreed a deal for Costa to return to his former club, worth around £67million
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 10:21 AM
Chelsea are reportedly leading the race to land a highly-rated teenage starlet with an incredible goalscoring record in Caen youngster Elye Wahi. The 14-year-old scored 89 goals last season for the French side’s youth teams, and in turn is unsurprisingly being watched carefully by a number of big...
Daily Express - Fri Sep 22 10:21 AM
CHELSEA are leading the charge to sign Caen youngster Elye Wahi who has been dubbed the new N’Golo Kante.
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 10:03 AM
STOKE are facing an injury nightmare for the visit of champions Chelsea tomorrow.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 9:35 AM
Man Utd have reportedly been dealt a transfer blow as it’s claimed that Atletico Madrid have signed Diego Costa to partner Antoine Griezmann, not replace him. Atleti reached an agreement to sign Costa on Thursday, although he won’t be able to play for them until January when their transfer embarg...
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 9:13 AM
Diego Costa arrived at Chelsea with a bang for £32million in the summer of 2014 and from that point drama was never far away from the Spanish striker. Here, we take a look at his highs and lows at Chelsea.
Daily Mail - Fri Sep 22 7:52 AM
Aubameyang was a target for clubs in the Chinese Super League, where the likes of Oscar and Paulinho have played in recent seasons. But the Dortmund forward said talks over a move were a 'disaster'.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 7:45 AM
CHELSEA winger Eden Hazard may miss departing hitman Diego Costa.
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 7:21 AM
Chelsea will look to the future once again at Stoke on Saturday after an agreement was reached for Diego Costa to re-join Atletico Madrid.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 7:19 AM
Chelsea striker Diego Costa was seen at the airport in Brazil on Thursday as he prepared to fly to Spain to complete his return to Atletico Madrid. As reported by The Telegraph, the 28-year-old will return to his former club after Chelsea reached an agreement on an initial loan deal with Atleti s...
Mirror - Fri Sep 22 7:11 AM
The Spain striker is on his way back to Atletico Madrid in a deal worth a staggering £67million
Sport Review - Fri Sep 22 6:10 AM
Charlie Nicholas has claimed that Thibaut Courtois and N’Golo Kante are more to Chelsea than Eden Hazard. The Belgium international made his first start of the west London side since suffering a broken ankle at the end of the 2016-17 campaign on international duty. Hazard made two assists as Chel...
Daily Telegraph - Fri Sep 22 4:28 AM
Telegraph.co.uk To borrow a phrase from the Chelsea banners which idolised their former talisman, John Terry, Jamaal Lascelles is a captain, leader and could just be a Newcastle United legend in the making. Lascelles is not only the youngest captain in the Premier and more »
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 2:30 AM
Chelsea have agreed to loan Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid for the rest of the season after the Spanish club made a commitment to buy him for €65m next summer.
Daily Star - Fri Sep 22 12:22 AM
ANTOINE GRIEZMANN is happy Chelsea forward Diego Costa is finally 'coming home'.
Caught Offside - Fri Sep 22 12:20 AM
Tiemoue Bakayoko reportedly crashed his car on the way home from Chelsea training on Thursday. The midfielder, who earns £110, 000 a week according to the Daily Star, appeared to abandon his Mercedes-Benz G-Class in a bush. A report by The Mirror claimed that the collision occurred around 3.30pm,...
Goal.com - Fri Sep 22 12:19 AM
The Blues have agreed a fee to sell their top scorer of last season as he will return to his former club after a medical and signing of the contract
Irish Independent - Fri Sep 22 12:15 AM
After weeks of speculation and plenty of wrangling over the transfer fee, Atletico Madrid's decision to hand over almost £60m to sign Chelsea's Diego Costa suggests they are already spending the moment that will soon be banked from the sale of star striker Antoine Griezmann.
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 21 11:52 PM
Stuart Pearce and Phil Neville joined Geoff Shreeves to discuss whether Diego Costa's move to Atletico Madrid is a good deal for Chelsea. The Debate is our live show from 10pm on weeknights on Sky Sports Premier League when top names dissect the
Soccernet - Thu Sep 21 11:39 PM
With Diego Costa sealing a move back to Atletico Madrid, the FC panel discuss the impact the striker will have come January.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 10:56 PM
TAMMY ABRAHAM has been told to stick with England and snub Nigeria’s advances.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 10:56 PM
COULD Chelsea’s decision to dump of Diego Costa cost them the title?
Mirror - Thu Sep 21 10:53 PM
Blues are doubling their money on striker who has been in self-imposed exile all summer claiming Antonio Conte told him by text that he was no longer wanted — and is banned from actually playing for his new/old team until January
Soccernet - Thu Sep 21 9:34 PM
Paul Mariner reflects on how Chelsea's agreement to move Diego Costa to Atletico is mutually beneficial for club and player. Atletico Madrid have finally announced that Diego Costa is on the verge of rejoining the club three-plus years after he left for pastures new in England. It might not be th...
Metro - Thu Sep 21 9:33 PM
The striker is joining Atletico Madrid.
Daily Telegraph - Thu Sep 21 8:23 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Chelsea have agreed a deal to sell Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid for a fee of more than €60million euros (£53m). The striker will now travel from Brazil to Madrid for his medical ahead of the long-running transfer finally being confirmed and more »
Daily Express - Thu Sep 21 7:52 PM
TAMMY ABRAHAM has underlined his commitment to having an international career with England.
Guardian - Thu Sep 21 7:37 PM
In their last league game, Antonio Conte’s side missed how the forward would have driven Arsenal to distraction and the 28-year-old will depart Stamford Bridge having more than played his part in the successes There is an irony that Diego Costa’s tortuous departure from Chelsea should be finalise...
Soccernet - Thu Sep 21 6:59 PM
Paul Mariner reflects on how Chelsea's agreement to move Diego Costa to Atletico is mutually beneficial for club and player.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 6:51 PM
MICHY BATSHUAYI has bid a fond farewell to departing Chelsea striker Diego Costa.
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 21 6:34 PM
NFF president Amaju Pinnick, who is a friend of the striker's father, has promised 19-year-old Abraham a place in the squad for next year's World Cup, should the Super Eagles qualify.
Soccernet - Thu Sep 21 5:48 PM
Paul Mariner reflects on how Chelsea's agreement to move Diego Costa to Atletico is mutually beneficial for club and player.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 5:42 PM
TRANSFER NEWS, gossip and rumours from Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and more.
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 21 4:48 PM
An agreement has been struck between Chelsea and Atletico Madrid for the transfer of Diego Costa. Here, Sportsmail's Pete Jenson breaks down the deal and what it means for the parties involved.
Guardian - Thu Sep 21 4:45 PM
• Nigeria claim striker on loan at Swansea has ‘begun process’ with Fifa • ‘Clearly he stands a better chance playing for the Super Eagles’ England Under-21 striker Tammy Abraham is set to switch international allegiances to Nigeria in a bid to play at next year’s World Cup. The Chelsea striker,...
Mirror - Thu Sep 21 4:31 PM
After the Blues offloaded Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid for £53m, the Spanish international became just the latest example of a business practice which is serving the champions well
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 4:21 PM
ATLETICO MADRID will pay all of Diego Costa’s wages once he joins the La Liga side.
Mirror - Thu Sep 21 4:03 PM
The forward will join his former club Atletico Madrid in January as a three-year career at Stamford Bridge draws to a close, but the Blues don't seem very emotional about it
Irish Independent - Thu Sep 21 3:56 PM
Diego Costa's protracted return to Atletico Madrid after three years at Chelsea is almost complete after terms were agreed over the striker's transfer.
Daily Express - Thu Sep 21 3:44 PM
CHELSEA will not subsidise Diego Costa’s wages once he completes a move to Atletico Madrid, according to Sky Sports reporter Kaveh Solhekol.
Mirror - Thu Sep 21 3:41 PM
In many respects, the combustible striker - whose return to Spain has now been confirmed - is built for the specific challenges of Sunday League football
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 3:32 PM
Chelsea have confirmed that a transfer fee of £53m for AWOL striker Diego Costa has been agreed with Atletico Madrid with the news being confirmed by Sky Sports on Thursday. Caught Offside has whittled down the Spain international’s Chelsea career and transformed them into numbers: 52 The str...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 21 3:24 PM
ANTONIO CONTE decided Diego Costa was done in January - after a training ground bust-up following interest from China - but got him to lead Chelsea to the title before signing him off this summer.
Mirror - Thu Sep 21 3:07 PM
The Brazilian wanted a move back to the Spanish club all summer and he looks as if he's finally got his wish
Irish Independent - Thu Sep 21 3:01 PM
Striker Diego Costa is set to return to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea after the two clubs agreed a fee reported to be £58million.
Mirror - Thu Sep 21 3:00 PM
After Chelsea confirmed that the striker will leave for his former club at the start of next year, it's time to look back at the many times The Blues' striker has flown off the handle
Irish Independent - Thu Sep 21 3:00 PM
Diego Costa's successful stint with Chelsea has had a bitter end, but his exile will shortly be over as Atletico Madrid finalised a club-record deal to buy him back from the Premier League champions.
Daily Express - Thu Sep 21 2:59 PM
CHELSEA have agreed a deal with Atletico Madrid for Diego Costa.
Irish Independent - Thu Sep 21 2:56 PM
Diego Costa is set for a return to Atletico Madrid after they agreed terms with Chelsea for the transfer of the frontman.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 21 2:53 PM
Chelsea and Atletico Madrid have confirmed they have reached an agreement over the transfer of Diego Costa, subject to agreement over personal terms and a medical.
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 21 2:51 PM
Chelsea have announced they have agreed to sell striker Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid.
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 21 2:49 PM
The long-running saga looks to finally be coming to an end after Chelsea confirmed the impending switch on Thursday. Costa has been outcast by Blues boss Antonio Conte since the summer.
Guardian - Thu Sep 21 2:47 PM
• Spain striker set for medical ahead of return to La Liga • Costa has not played for Chelsea this season Chelsea have confirmed that they have reached agreement with Atlético Madrid over the sale of Diego Costa, with the Spain striker now expected to complete his return to La Liga subject to the...
Irish Independent - Thu Sep 21 2:46 PM
Atletico Madrid have agreed terms with Chelsea to re-sign former striker Diego Costa from the Premier League champions.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 2:45 PM
CHELSEA have agreed a fee with Atletico Madrid for striker Diego Costa.
BBC - Thu Sep 21 2:44 PM
Chelsea agree terms with Atletico Madrid for the transfer of striker Diego Costa back to the Spanish club.
Mirror - Thu Sep 21 2:36 PM
The Spaniard is heading back to his former club for a reported £53m after falling out of favour
Soccernet - Thu Sep 21 2:34 PM
Chelsea and Atletico Madrid have reached an agreement for Diego Costa. The Spanish club can't complete the signing until January but both clubs confirmed that the Spain striker would move subject to a medical. Read »
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 1:38 PM
Juventus winger Juan Cuadrado has voiced his contentment about staying at the club after being heavily linked with Arsenal over the summer. The former Chelsea man was put up for sale by his club during the summer, asking for around £26m, per The Metro, meaning it was no surprise when Arsenal’s b...
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 21 1:28 PM
Diego Costa is set to undergo a medical at Atletico Madrid this afternoon, according to reports in Spain.
Daily Mail - Thu Sep 21 1:24 PM
Sportsmail columnist Martin Keown answers your questions as we look back at the Carabao Cup third round and ahead to the weekend's action in the Premier League .
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 1:20 PM
CHELSEA have finally reached an agreement with Atletico Madrid for the sale of Diego Costa - according to reports in Spain.
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 1:14 PM
Manchester United and Chelsea have been put on red alert after Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta has suggested Paulo Dybala could leave the club if he decides he wants to go. According to talkSPORT who cite an article from Premium Sport, when asked about the Dybala situation the club officia...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 12:51 PM
CHELSEA have to perform at the highest level to keep hold of Eden Hazard.
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 12:46 PM
Chelsea and Spain star Diego Costa is finally set to complete his move to Atletico Madrid this afternoon, with the player expected in Spain for a medical later as he looks to finalise a move away from Stamford Bridge, according to the Mirror. Spanish news outlet AS, which was re-reported by the M...
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 12:43 PM
Zinedine Zidane has made it no secret he wanted to keep Alvaro Morata at Real Madrid, but reports are emerging that Chelsea’s new striker took a swipe at the Frenchman before leaving the Bernabeu. Don Balon are reporting that the 24-year-old had told club president Florentino Perez that the club...
Caught Offside - Thu Sep 21 12:31 PM
Chelsea and Everton have shown an interest in signing PSG and Uruguay striker Edinson Cavani after reports emerged that teammate Neymar has demanded the Ligue 1 club sell the forward after the two were involved in a dressing room bust-up following PSG’s 2-0 over Lyon on Sunday, according to the D...
Mirror - Thu Sep 21 12:13 PM
The Blues forward has been frozen out by Antonio Conte and failed to return from his summer break in Brazil
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 11:39 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea and Liverpool have joined the growing list of teams chasing Schalke star Leon Goretzka.
Mirror - Thu Sep 21 10:25 AM
EA Sports set the Chelsea forward a challenge before apparently amending his ratings card
Daily Express - Thu Sep 21 10:03 AM
CHELSEA and Atletico Madrid have agreed a £57.2m deal for Diego Costa, according to reports in Spain.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 9:17 AM
TRANSFER NEWS, gossip and rumours from Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal and Everton including Edinson Cavani, Alexis Sanchez and Victor Lindelof.
London Evening Standard - Thu Sep 21 9:03 AM
Diego Costa could be about to finalise a £57.2million transfer back to Atletico Madrid before Chelsea face them in the Champions League next Wednesday.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 21 8:45 AM
Liverpool FC are set to rival Chelsea and Manchester United for the signature of Schalke 04 Leon Goretzka, according to reports in Germany. German newspaper Bild, as quoted by Metro, is reporting that Goretzka is set to be a free agent next summer after entering the final 12 months of his contrac...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 8:40 AM
FIFA 18 could see Chelsea star Michy Batshuayi rated at 99 skill.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 21 8:30 AM
Chelsea are monitoring Genoa starlet Pietro Pellegri as Antonio Conte looks to bring the teenager to England, according to reports. Italian media outlet Secolo XIX, as quoted by the Sun, is reporting that the Premier League champions are hoping to sign the 16-year-old striker. The same article su...
Daily Express - Thu Sep 21 8:18 AM
TRANSFER NEWS is coming thick and fast and Express Sport is on hand to bring you the latest news and gossip.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 21 8:00 AM
Antonio Rudiger has made a special dedication to Chelsea target Julian Draxler. The German forward is facing an uncertain future at Paris Saint-Germain following the arrival of Barcelona striker Neymar and Monaco teenager Kylian Mbappe at the Parc des Princes in the summer. Draxler completed a sw...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 6:54 AM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ could be pursued by a host of top clubs - with three of Arsenal’s Premier League rivals potentially in the race.
Daily Express - Thu Sep 21 6:50 AM
LIVERPOOL desperately need to sign a player like Chelsea star N’Golo Kante.
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 6:39 AM
CHARLY MUSONDA admits he was left in tears after scoring on his Chelsea debut.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 21 6:05 AM
Alvaro Morata caught up on his beauty sleep with his wife Alice Campello ahead of Chelsea’s trip to Stoke City next weekend. The Spain international moved to the defending Premier League champions in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata has wasted no t...
Sport Review - Thu Sep 21 6:00 AM
Chelsea are interested in signing Napoli striker Edinson Cavani but face competition from Everton and Napoli, according to reports in England. The Daily Mail is reporting that the Premier League champions are keeping tabs on the Uruguay international ahead of the January transfer window. The same...
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 5:46 AM
CHELSEA and Manchester United look set to miss out Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka.
Goal.com - Thu Sep 21 5:37 AM
The Blues are close to an arrangement with the Spanish club over the sale of their striker after months of negotiations
Daily Star - Thu Sep 21 5:10 AM
CHELSEA star Eden Hazard has ruled out a move to French giants PSG.
Sport Review - Thu Sep 21 4:50 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that he is hoping that Charly Musonda can develop into a top player at Chelsea in the seasons to come. The 20-year-old will be aiming to impress Conte on the training pitches at Cobham this season as he looks to try and break into the first team at Stamford Bridge. Cont...
After two years, the club knows me very well, Conte said. If they want to continue to work with me, they know me.
Guardian - 11:07 AM
I have decided to respect my contract, Conte said.
Daily Express - 9:42 AM
Play like this and we will lose the final, said Conte after Newcastle.
Chelsea Daft - 5:00 PM
As you know, every season I have to speak with the club and also in the last season after we won the League, we spoke, said Conte. We spoke with the club and we tried to find the right way to try to defend our title.
Daily Telegraph - 7:29 AM