Atletico Madrid have confirmed the termination of Diego Costa’s contract.
Costa had informed Atletico officials of his desire to leave the club just six months before the expiration of his contract.
The striker asked to leave for personal reasons a few days ago. He signed his contract termination on Tuesday.
Costa had struggled with persistent fitness issues ever since his return to Atletico from Chelsea in 2018.
The Spain international only scored 12 goals in 61 La Liga appearances.
Trump National Golf Club Stripped Of 2022 PGA Championship
Trump’s national golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, owned by us president Donald Trump, has been stripped of the 2022 PGA championship.
The board of directors of the Professional Golf Association of America voted to exercise the right to terminate the agreement to play the 2022 PGA championship at Trump Bedminster.
In a video posted on the organization’s website, PGA of America president, Jim Richerson added that hosting the tournament at the course in new jersey would tarnish the image of the PGA of America.
Scotland’s Lower Leagues Suspended For Three Weeks Due To COVID-19
All Scottish football below the second tier championship has been suspended for three weeks because of a surge in COVID-19 cases across the country.
The Scottish Football Association says it has allowed professional sport to continue as long as stringent testing protocols are followed and the second tier begins testing on a weekly basis.
The Scottish cup has also been suspended with fixtures before Feb the 1st set to be rescheduled.
Edinson Cavani Not Intentionally Racist In Social Media Post, But Term Was Offensive, Says FA
Football association says Edinson Cavani was not intentionally racist in the Instagram post that served him a three-match suspension.
The FA independent regulatory commission said it was “surprised” that, at the time of the post, Cavani had received no media training from Manchester United, given the size of his Instagram following.
33 year-old Manchester United striker Cavani was fined £100,000 and banned for a post containing a Spanish word that is offensive in some contexts.
Along with the ban and fine, Cavani must also complete a “face-to-face” education Programme.