Diego Costa News
Spain international Diego Costa has reportedly threatened to leave Spanish giants Atletico Madrid for a move to China unless the club increase his salary. The 30-year-old player wants to be on the same level with Griezmann.
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has insisted that France midfielder Antoine Griezmann deserved to be crowned the best player in the world. Luka Modric clinched the price after beating Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah.
Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa has aimed another jibe at former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte. Both parties had a fallen out at the Stamford Bridge few months after the Blues won the 2016-17 Premier League title.
Spain finally got their first win at the Russia 2018 World Cup with a 1-0 win over Iran in their second Group B match. The first half was deadlocked as there was no clear attempt on goal from either side, only a deflected shot.
Spain international Diego Costa has returned to Atletico Madrid training as they prepare for their Europa League semi final clash against Arsenal on Thursday. Both sides played put 1-1 draw in the reverse fixture a week ago.
Despite being uncleared for their Europa League semi final first leg clash against Arsenal, Diego Costa has included Diego Costa in the squad that will battle the Gunners, but insisted that he will be fit for the second leg.