The Telegraph also reported that Chelsea and Atletico have held talks regarding a potential Costa transfer, but in the meantime the Blues want their star striker contributing to their cause on the pitch.
It followed reports of an offer from China that would have been worth £30m a year in salary. He hasn't gone back to the club, he's not training, he's not earning his money. There's a problem because Chelsea don't want to set me free. I repeat: "for me, he is the past".
"Why won't they let me go if they don't want me?" he told the Daily Mail.
Nevertheless, he views the alternative of returning to work with the reserve team, as the stand-off between himself and Conte remains, to be a non-starter.
Conte admits Chelsea can no longer boast a solid base following the departures of former club stalwarts over the last 12 months, with Branislav Ivanovic and former captain John Terry among those to have moved on.
The Blues declined to respond to Costa's comments. Conte was able to calm his aggression last season and still get good returns.
He said: If I have to, I will stay in Brazil.
Maybe he'll get a testimonial down the line, although we wouldn't recommend holding your breath for that either.
"It's disgraceful the way he is behaving".
I'll come back stronger.
Diego Costa has been told that he has no future at Chelsea. "Can Atletico Madrid even afford him?"
Managers are now pressing ahead with their plans for the final weeks of the summer transfer window so we'll bring you all the latest news and gossip from around the globe.
Two Virginia state police officers died in the crash of their helicopter after assisting in efforts to quell the unrest. Lee, but the event quickly drew thousands of white nationalists, white supremacists, neo-Nazis and other hate groups .
As a result, restaurants, bars, pre-packaged food producers, and online companies that cater to individuals are booming, he said. China has indicated that it would stay neutral in the event of a North Korean attack on the U.S. or its allies.
Mourners gathered at a vigil Sunday night in Charlottesville, Virginia, following a weekend of violence that left one woman dead. The day turned deadly when a car plowed into a crowd of peaceful anti-racism protesters, killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer.
Antonio Valencia is playing better than ever at right back and his leadership will be instrumental for the manager. Hence it is predicted that in today's match Manchester United will win against West Ham United .
Tercero se ubicó Milena Suárez ( 1País ) con 15,26% y cuarto con 8,92% quedó Sebastián Tamagno del Frente Justicialista Cumplir . Según los primeros resultados del escrutinio provisional, el oficialismo está primero en la provincia de Buenos Aires .
The ATP Masters tournament in Montreal definitely marks the moment when the balance of power in this sport will be changed. Monfils trailed 2-6 in the third-set tiebreaker, which gave the Japanese star a quadruple match point.
FSG's statement was an endorsement of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp's previous comments that Coutinho was not going anywhere. The German says the midfielder has not fully trained in a week. "It's not about this at the moment".
The president of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte , lives in infamy as the instigator of the deadliest drug war in recent history. Coronel also denied insinuations that drug suspects were intentionally killed and that resisting arrest angle was only a myth.
Despite Christie's bullying and bluster on most issues, his willingness to tackle opioid addiction seems heartfelt and real. Tuesday afternoon, Trump met with health officials and members of his administration to receive an update on the crisis .
It's good to start well with three points, the season is long but we have to collect a lot of points and we've had a good start. On Saturday, they will be one of the first two sides in action, away at Swansea City . "They look like they've got everything".
What we know so far — Barcelona terror attack
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered condolences for the "loss of life and injuries" of "so many innocent people, yet again". Police cordoned off the street - a popular tourist destination - and ordered nearby stores and Metro stations to close.
Meet Nokia 8: A Phone Made For Livestreaming
Running on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor , the Android-based phone is also enabled with Qualcomm's QuickCharge feature. It sports a 5.3-inch Quad HD (2560 x 1440 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the top.
Samsung, LG mulling to release new flagships on same day
On the front, meanwhile, will be an 8-megapixel camera, which should be more than good enough for capturing shareable selfies. Inside, the Galaxy Note 8 is expected to support the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, the same processor in the Galaxy S8 line.
Alves: Neymar showed why PSG wanted to sign him
The Catalans may decide to make a move on the 23-year-old if they fail in their pursuit of Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele. The Premier League champions even made inquiries about Krychowiak from PSG, including the personality of the midfielder.
FCC Certification confirms Google Pixel 2 made by HTC
Checking the status of a package or flight only required swiping to the Feed panel, but now takes several taps to accomplish. Hence all the interested users need not worry to make space for the update and they can keep adding photos, videos and apps.
Trump to Hold Press Conference in DC Monday
If carried out, it would be its most provocative missile launch to date. "They should be very nervous", Trump said of North Korea. Trump held a briefing on the matter at his private golf course in central New Jersey, where he is on a 17-day "working vacation".
The power of an emergency declaration — Editorial
Making "America great again" won't bring much comfort to the communities that are losing their children to drug overdoses . It said the review should ensure America's nuclear deterrent is robust, ready and tailored to address 21st century threats.
We Can Do Better, Klopp Tells Liverpool
Mane, 25, believes the Reds can get over the disappointment of their opening day stalemate and get the required result in Germany. Hoffenheim host Liverpool at the Rhein-Neckar-Arena on Tuesday before the two sides meet again at Anfield next week.
Federer sets title date with Zverev
The Swiss legend did not play in four of the previous five Rogers Cups, absences which included both tournaments in Montreal . Then I started this year winning back-to-back matches against really good players. "I got some decent rhythm going".