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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Diego Costa
World Cup holder Spain included Diego Costa in its 23-man squad for Brazil despite lingering worries over a leg injury to the striker.
Spain has a chance to become the first team to win back-to-back World Cup titles since Brazil in 1962, and what better place to do it than in the country that coined the phrase "Jogo Bonito" - beautiful game.
Spain has a wealth of talented players at nearly every position, so picking the right team will likely be Spain coach Vicente del Bosque's biggest dilemma.
A doctor treating Diego Costa for a hamstring injury said the striker has a muscle tear that needs to be reassessed in 15 days, raising doubts about his chances of making Spain's World Cup squad.
Spain coach Vicente del Bosque delayed naming his final squad for next month's World Cup in Brazil to give injured Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa a chance to recover.
Real Madrid's record 10th European title will be written down as a 4-1 victory over Atletico Madrid. In reality, "La Decima" was a lot harder to come by.
Real Madrid's record 10th European title will be written down as a seemingly convincing 4-1 victory over Atletico Madrid.
Gareth Bale scored what proved to be the game-winner with a stellar header in the 110th minute, and Atletico fell apart after that.
Atletico Madrid forwards Diego Costa and Arda Turan trained normally on Friday, boosting their chances of being able to play in the Champions League final against Real Madrid.
For Atletico Madrid, the only thing in the way of the greatest season in the club's 111-year history is crosstown archrival Real Madrid.
Atletico Madrid is making a desperate bid to have Diego Costa available for Saturday's Champions League final by sending him for treatment using horse placenta.
Atletico Madrid isn't ruling Diego Costa out of the Champions League final yet despite the striker's chances of playing looking slim.
Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa has returned from injury to start the Spanish title decider at Barcelona, which has Neymar on the substitute's bench.
Atletico Madrid dramatically secured its first Spanish league title in 18 years by rallying for a 1-1 draw at Barcelona on Saturday.
Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone says striker Diego Costa has recovered from a hamstring injury and will start against Barcelona on Saturday in the Spanish league title decider.
For the world champion to consider me is a great honor," Costa said. "Del Bosque has been clear and hasn't promised me anything and I don't want anything handed to me, I want to earn it. I told him I wouldn't join the team if it created problems."
While his teammates looked distraught as he writhed on the pitch, Atletico said less than 10 minutes after the match on Twitter that "luckily Diego Costa only has a cut after hitting the post."