Chelsea striker

Diego Costa no criminal, insists defiant Del Bosque

Diego Costa no criminal, insists defiant Del Bosque

Costa`s repeated selection has been controversial ever since he was convinced by Del Bosque to turn his back on the country of his birth Brazil to play for Spain.

May 08, 2016, 18:21 PM IST
Diego Costa crimes common in my day, says Pele

Diego Costa crimes common in my day, says Pele

Troublesome Chelsea striker Diego Costa would have been considered a petty criminal rather than a master villain in the 1950s and 1960s, according to Brazil great Pele.

Sep 23, 2015, 07:46 AM IST
Middlesbrough steal a march in race to the Premier League

Middlesbrough steal a march in race to the Premier League

Middlesbrough stole a march on their Championship promotion rivals as they returned to the top of the table a 1-0 win against lowly Wigan Athletic on Friday.

Apr 03, 2015, 23:17 PM IST
Jose Mourinho remains concerned over Diego Costa fitness

Jose Mourinho remains concerned over Diego Costa fitness

Jose Mourinho admits Diego Costa runs the risk of breaking down if the injury-plagued Chelsea striker is pushed too hard.

Sep 28, 2014, 17:23 PM IST
Jose Mourinho frustrated by Diego Costa injury issue

Jose Mourinho frustrated by Diego Costa injury issue

 Jose Mourinho revealed Diego Costa is currently unable to play three games in a week after the Chelsea striker suffered a hamstring injury while on international duty with Spain.

Sep 18, 2014, 13:16 PM IST
'Hattrick' hero Costa ready to win physical brawls with sturdy defenders

'Hattrick' hero Costa ready to win physical brawls with sturdy defenders

Chelsea's ace striker Diego Costa, who has scored seven goals in his first four games at the club, is ready to win physical battles with sturdy Premier League defenders.

Sep 15, 2014, 12:33 PM IST
Diego Costa injured in Chelsea training - Sources

Diego Costa injured in Chelsea training - Sources

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has suffered a minor muscular injury in training but has not yet been ruled out of Saturday`s league visit to Everton, sources at the Premier League club said on Thursday. 

Aug 28, 2014, 19:13 PM IST

Liverpool eyeing shock move for Samuel Eto`o

English football club Liverpool are considering a shock move for former Chelsea striker Samuel Eto`o.

Aug 12, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

`Old man`Samuel Eto`o mocks Jose Mourinho during Chelsea's Spurs rout

Chelsea striker Samuel Eto`o made fun of manager Jose Mourinho`s doubts about his age with an `old man` celebration during his side`s 4-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.

Mar 09, 2014, 11:11 AM IST

Eto`o says used to hate Mourinho during initial days at Chelsea

Chelsea striker Samuel Eto`o has revealed that all was not well in his initial relationship with manager Jose Mourinho when he was at the club and that it had began with the two men hating each other.

Sep 14, 2013, 19:06 PM IST

Footballer Shevchenko ‘hangs up boots’ to pursue career in Ukraine politics

Former Chelsea striker Andriy Shevchenko has decided to retire from football to pursue a career in politics.

Jul 29, 2012, 15:40 PM IST

I`ll get back on goal trail after malaria, says Drogba

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba is confident he will soon be back in his best goal-scoring form after his long-running illness was finally diagnosed as malaria this week.

Nov 10, 2010, 22:55 PM IST

I`ll get back on goal trail after malaria, says Drogba

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba is confident he will soon be back in his best goal-scoring form after his long-running illness was finally diagnosed as malaria this week.

Nov 10, 2010, 22:55 PM IST