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Sports Diego Costa delighted to finally seal Atletico Madrid return
Author: 0 Diego Costa delighted to finally seal Atletico Madrid return

The Blues blew apart the Potters in a 0-4 away win at the weekend, and new signing Alvaro Morata bagged an impressive hat-trick. Premier League champions Chelsea agreed to sell Spain worldwide Costa back to Atletico Madrid on Thursday - ending a standoff between the 28-year-old and the club for whom he was top scorer in his three seasons at Stamford Bridge.

Author: 0 Thierry Henry names the only world-class striker in Premier League

Romeu Lukaku has made a scintillating start to life at Manchester United , scoring six in as many Premier League games. "The only one who is world class or has been world class is Aguero because of the longevity of what he has done in the Premier League year in and year out".

Sports Arsenal vs West Brom: Lacazette's double takes Gunners up to 7th
Author: 0 Arsenal vs West Brom: Lacazette's double takes Gunners up to 7th

In the 20th minute, Ben Foster tipped Sanchez's curling effort away, but with the goalkeeper on the floor, Lacazette was the quickest to respond and instinctively headed low into the near open goal. Wenger added: "Until now I gave it to him". "The great thing is everyone has seen it and I don't have to talk about it, and I don't want to talk about it".

Sports LeBron James Just Dunked On Donald Trump Again
Author: 0 LeBron James Just Dunked On Donald Trump Again

Donald Trump's tweet heard 'round the world about Steph Curry had SOOOO many good ones yesterday. As President Donald Trump spent much of his time this weekend blasting professional football players who kneel in protest during the national anthem , members of his Cabinet defended Trump's rage.

Author: 0 Everton Failed In €75M Deadline Day Bid To Sign Diego Costa

The stand-in backline was exposed as early as the second minute when Cesar Azpilicueta's long ball forward released Morata clean through on goal, and the Spaniard tucked his finish into the bottom corner for his fourth Premier League goal of the season.

Author: 0 Cowboys, Jerry Jones kneel before national anthem in Arizona

The Arizona Cardinals had their own symbol of unity after a weekend of protests in the NFL , gathering along the goal line arm-in-arm during the national anthem. It started when San Francisco 49ers star Colin Kaepernick staged a one-man protest over police brutality against the black community. "He knows it'll get people stirred up and talking about it", a senior administration official said.

Sports Foster Says Villanueva Had
Author: 0 Foster Says Villanueva Had "Special Clearance" To Participate In Anthem

Villanueva was a captain and an Army Ranger who served three tours in Afghanistan and received several medals for his service, including the Bronze Star. "The entire team would have been out there with me, even the ones who wanted to take a knee would have been there with me". "At that moment, it was the decision of do you walk out of the national anthem and join your teammates, I know that would have looked extremely bad".

Sports Marouane Fellaini to miss Moscow trip with injury
Author: 0 Marouane Fellaini to miss Moscow trip with injury

Manchester United will be without the services of midfielder Marouane Fellaini when the Red Devils travel to Russian Federation on Wednesday to meet CSKA Moscow in Champions League action. When is CSKA Moscow vs Man Utd? The 43-year-old, who has been chosen to officiate at the last three major global tournaments, will lead a team of Swedish officials for his second game involving United - the last being the Reds' 3-1 defeat to Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-final ...

Author: 0 Antonio Conte tells Alvaro Morata: You must improve this at Chelsea

A fantastic striker. He is very young, only 24-years-old. But Morata's delightful run and finish made the game safe and he sealed his treble from two yards after another brilliant Azpilicueta assist. I don't see any problem [with Hazard on the bench]. His impressive form has also helped Conte deflect endless questions about Diego Costa , who on Thursday was confirmed as returning to Atletico Madrid on loan in January with a commitment to buy for £58m next summer after spending three ...

Sports Diego Costa rejected Everton summer move
Author: 0 Diego Costa rejected Everton summer move

A pre-season move failed to materialise and Costa opted to remain in Brazil rather than return to training, but with a departure close, the 28-year-old insists he bears no ill will because "everything is cool". Chelsea play at Atletico next Wednesday in Champions League Group C, and all parties will be relieved the matter has been resolved. However Costa will not be freed to make his second debut until January, as he waits for the next transfer window to officially open and for Atletico to ...

Sports BTS sets record on Billboard 200 chart with new album
Author: 0 BTS sets record on Billboard 200 chart with new album

Citing data from Nielsen Music, the magazine reported on its website that the record stood "at No. 7 with 31,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending September 21" to become the highest-charting album ever on the Billboard 200 by a K-pop act.

Sports 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend
Author: 0 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

Atletico are in the same Champions League group as Chelsea but their two clashes will both be before Costa is eligible to continue his career with the Spanish club. The Belgium worldwide has yet to start a Premier League game for the Blues this season after fracturing his ankle in June, although he managed the full 90 minutes in the Carabao Cup win over Nottingham Forest last week.

Sports Nawaz Sharif returns to Pakistan, 'will appear in accountability court today (Tuesday)
Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif returns to Pakistan, 'will appear in accountability court today (Tuesday)

Ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif returned to Pakistan from London Monday morning to face graft cases against him before an accountability court, ARY News reported. The former interior minister had refused to be part of the cabinet under incumbent Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, but also lashed out at him in September on not condemning the United States drone attack in Khyber Agency.

Sports Jordin Sparks Sends Powerful Message During National Anthem
Author: 0 Jordin Sparks Sends Powerful Message During National Anthem

Rumors swirled on Monday about what the "statement of unity" would entail after protests occurred throughout the National Football League on Sunday, in the wake of President Donald Trump calling for the firing of National Football League players who opt for a peaceful protest during the anthem.

Sports 'Legendary' Tom Brady delivers comeback, calls Trump's words 'divisive'
Author: 0 'Legendary' Tom Brady delivers comeback, calls Trump's words 'divisive'

Brady said at the time he did not want to talk about politics while he spoke about how much love he has for his fellow teammates. I am never one that says, 'Oh, that's wrong, ' or 'that's right, ' but I do believe in what I believe in. An apparent bump in that relationship started Friday when Trump said at a rally in Alabama that players taking a knee during the national anthem before games should be fired.

Sports Jim Harbaugh Rips Conditions at Purdue
Author: 0 Jim Harbaugh Rips Conditions at Purdue

Jim Harbaugh on Donald Trump's comments yesterday: I don't agree with the President. The locker room was so warm that the MI players had to go sit in the air-conditioned bus to escape the heat. "After having seen it now, I thought it was egregious", he said. "There was not even a private door around it". Harbaugh said he wished he had taken a picture of the table injured players are put on.

Sports Federer wins Laver Cup for Europe after defeating Kyrgios
Author: 0 Federer wins Laver Cup for Europe after defeating Kyrgios

And after Federer clinched the win for Team Europe in a singles match against Nick Kyrgios , Nadal was the first to storm the court and lift Federer off his feet in celebration - before they got down to the important business of drinking champagne from the giant trophy chalice.

Sports FKF: Politics to blame for Chan 2018 failures
Author: 0 FKF: Politics to blame for Chan 2018 failures

CAF said the decision, a crushing blow for the east African country, was made "in light of accumulated delays from reports of the various inspection missions conducted in the country". Speaking at a press conference in Nairobi on Tuesday, where he was put to task by journalists, Mwendwa said that "there are people who want me gone", but that he will not resign.

Author: 0 Knicks trade Carmelo Anthony to Oklahoma City

As for the Knicks , they can finally close the chapter on Anthony's turbulent tenure in NY and try to move on without him. Anthony, 33, has a no-trade clause but reportedly waived it to join the Thunder . Then, as soon as he became available, he made a trade for All-Star veteran Carmelo Anthony . As a result, this would mean the former Nuggets super star would be going up against his former team.