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newsfootballa month ago

Luiz Felipe Scolari never let me play for Brazil until Spain wanted me, claims Diego Costa

Former Chelsea star Diego Costa has finally opened up as to why he switched allegiances from Brazil to Spain and claims that then head coach Luiz Felipe Scolari had something to do with it. The Brazil-born Spaniard played for the Selecao but struggled to get game-time which eventually saw him leave.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Reports | AS Roma rekindle their interest in Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa

Diego Costa has shuttled down the pecking order at Atletico Madrid, and Roma are looking to lure him to Italy in the next transfer window. The Italian side are fighting for a European spot this season, and believe a summer overhaul is a must for them to get back to their very best in the league.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Reports | Atletico Madrid look to capitalize on Willian’s situation at Chelsea

Atletico Madrid have once again turned their attention to Chelsea in search for attacking options with them eyeing up a summer 2020 move for Willian. The Brazilian has been linked with a move away but the Blues are interested in renewing his contract despite a dispute over the length of the deal.
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newsfootball5 months ago

Reports | Atletico Madrid finalize transfer for Edinson Cavani

Paris Saint Germain striker Edinson Cavani is said to be closing on a move to La Liga giants Atletico Madrid. The Uruguayan striker is out of contract next summer and Los Rojiblancos are said to take advantage of the situation and sign him for a nominal fee from PSG in the January transfer window.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Report | Atletico Madrid want to buy Edinson Cavani in January

Spanish giants Atletico Madrid are keen on signing Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani to Wanda Metropolitano in the January transfer window. The Uruguayan striker is out of contract at Parc des Princes in June and is looking for new options after falling down in the pecking order at PSG.
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featurefootballa year ago

The only thing that stopped Eden Hazard from achieving his dream was Chelsea FC, all along

If gone by the noise that rumour mills are making, Thursday could be the last time Eden Hazard dons a blue shirt. If that’s the case, it would mean the end of an era for a player who could have easily matched the realms of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo but his biggest limitation was his club.
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reportfootball3 years ago

FA Cup 2017| Arsenal defeat Chelsea 2-1 to win the crown

Arsenal got the better of Premier League champions Chelsea 2-1 in a thrilling FA Cup final to deny the Blues their second title of the season yesterday. Aaron Ramsey headed home in the 79th-minute to seize the Cup for the team who were battling a 10-men Chelsea towards the end of the game.
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reportfootball3 years ago

Premier League | Chelsea blank Middlesbrough to close in on crown

Cesc Fabregas was in the thick of things as Chelsea blanked Middlesbrough 3-0 at Stamford Bridge last night. The result meant that Chelsea will win the title if they beat West Brom on Friday. Meanwhile, Middlesbrough have been relegated to the Championship, after just one season in the PL.
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reportfootball3 years ago

Premier League | Table toppers Chelsea strengthen position with 4-2 win over Southampton

Chelsea extended their dominant run in the Premier League by defeating Southampton 4-2 to strengthen their hold at the top of the points table. Diego Costa snapped his recent goal drought with a brace after Eden Hazard and Gary Cahill scored one each, to take the Blues home.
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reportfootball3 years ago

Premier League Roundup | Hazard keeps Chelsea 7 points clear off Spurs at the summit

After seeing Tottenham Hotspurs sweep aside Watford in the early kickoff, Chelsea secured a victory away to Bournemouth where Hazard's 14th goal of the season maintained their 7 points lead over Spurs on the table. Liverpool and Manchester City continued their top-4 charge with wins of their own.
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