Tag: Diego Costa

All Set For Capital One Cup Final As Chelsea & Tottenham Square Up For Battle

Two London based premier league sides, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur will on Sunday evening battle for the English League Cup better known as the Capital One Cup. This will be a rematch of the 2008 final which Tottenham won 2-1 after extra time. Chelsea last won the league cup in[Read More…]

Mourinho Insists Cuadrado Wasn’t A Panick-Buy

Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho has come out of his self-imposed media exile as he attended the press conference ahead of tomorrow’s Aston Villa game. The Blues boss who has been visibly upset after being fined for the comments he made alleging an existing campaign against Chelsea and the more recent[Read More…]

Chelsea’s Diego Costa Bags 3-Match Ban For Violent Conduct

Chelsea and Spain striker, Diego Costa has been banned for three games for stamping on Emre Can during the return leg of his club‘s FA Cup clash with Liverpool on Tuesday, January 27, 2015. The former Atletico Madrid striker who was charged by FA with violent conduct on Wednesday, January[Read More…]

Chelsea Goes Two Points Clear Of Manchester City

Chelsea FC of England are now two points clear at the top of Manchester City at the top of the English Premier League table. The Blues who were unimpressive in the first half but came out inspired in the second half won Newcastle 2-0 through a late strike from Oscar[Read More…]

Diego Costa Set To Return As QPR Faces Chelsea Challenge

Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Spanish striker, Diego Costa who has missed the Blues last four games is available for selection when they face Queens Park Rangers today. Since playing twice for Spain, the striker has been injured but may be in Chelsea’s starting line up when they[Read More…]

Chelsea Look To Bounce Back As Capital One Cup Resumes

Chelsea Football Club will be looking to put their Sunday draw against Manchester United behind them and go back to winning ways when they face Shrewsbury away in a Capital One Cup fourth round tie Tuesday night. On paper, the match should be a relatively easy one for the Blues;[Read More…]

Costa Confirms He Will Play Against Arsenal

Brazilian born Spanish striker, Diego Costa has confirmed he will be fit for Chelsea when the English Premier League leaders square up against London neighbours, Arsenal on Sunday. Costa’s hamstring problem has been a recurring decimal in Mourinho‘s press conferences this season. The fierce looking striker played for the entire duration[Read More…]

Women Striker, Eni Aluko Makes History On BBC’s Match Of The Day Show

England women’s striker, Nigerian-born Eni Aluko made history on Sunday Afternoon when she became the first female professional footballer to become a pundit on the BBC’s Match of the Day show which is hosted by Mark Chapman. She was joined by John Motson and Kevin Kilbane. The Chelsea Women’s striker who is[Read More…]

Mourinho Confirms Costa Will Start Against Sporting Lisbon

Ahead of Chelsea’s Tuesday Champions League Group G against Sporting Lisbon, Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Diego Costa will start for the Blues despite nursing a tight hamstring. The Blues flew to Portugal on Monday without their third striker, Didier Drogba who is suffering an ankle injury. The available strikers[Read More…]

Despite Injury Concerns, Costa Travels With Blues To Portugal

Sporting Lisbon FC of Portugal hosts English league leaders, Chelsea on Tuesday in a Champions League Group G match. Chelsea flew out to Portugal on Monday after a training session in their Cobhams training ground and in-form striker, Diego Costa whose fitness level has been a source of debate all[Read More…]