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Diego Costa was found guilty of a tax offence that was worth around 1.1 million euros. He himself confessed to the judge, accepting a six-month prison sentence that he will not serve in exchange for a heavy fine. That's why he was absent from training with Atletico Madrid.
Joao Felix scored his first Champions League goal as the teenager impressed in an attack-minded Atletico Madrid team on Tuesday.
If there are two players who represent the intensity and passion of Atlético and Real Madrid on the pitch, it's Diego Costa and Sergio Ramos. The character of both has led to several frictions in recent years, but the off-field relationship between the two remains good.
Diego Costa scored his first goal since March in Atletico Madrid's 2-0 win against Real Mallorca, much to the delight of boss Diego Simeone.
Diego Costa's partnership with Joao Felix is finally up and running after both scored in Atletico Madrid's 2-0 victory over Real Mallorca on Wednesday.
Diego Costa broke the deadlock against Mallorca away from home. The striker had not scored for a long time and finally, he managed to score a goal which put the away side in front. It was good news for Atletico Madrid fans who were keen for him to get back to his best.
Diego Costa is a hot headed footballer both when he has the ball and when he argues with the officials. His boldness has meant since his return to Atletico Madrid, he has more cards than goals.
Atletico Madrid could start Alvaro Morata, Diego Costa and Joao Felix together against Real Mallorca, suggested Diego Simeone.
Atletico Madrid's Diego Costa still has the faith of coach Diego Simeone despite the striker's goal drought continuing against Celta Vigo.
Diego Costa granted an interview to the Brazilian program "Que partidazo!" in which he spoke, amongst other things, about Antoine Griezmann. The striker assured that his former teammate had always dreamed of playing with Messi and he has finally achieved this.
Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa has agreed to pay 1.7 million euros ($1.9 million) to Spain's tax agency which was investigating him for non-payment of taxes on image rights, a Spanish newspaper reported Tuesday.