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Diego Costa was involved in an incident with Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson that left some supporters claiming the Chelsea forward should have been sent off. Here, Sportsmail's Graham Poll gives his verdict... Diego Costa is a superb centre-forward who plays like an old-fashioned English target man.
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The hard to believe yet true life, rags to riches docudrama Jack to a King - The Swansea City Story, tells the incredible tale of a seaside football club that refused to die. Helmed by acclaimed Welsh director Marc Evans, whose other credits include hit Welsh crime series Hinterland, the film had a triumphant premiere in London's Leicester Square on Friday.
Mat Sadler insists he has no regrets at leaving Crawley despite making a swift return to the Checkatrade.com Stadium. Sadler turned down a new contract at the end of last season to sign for Rotherham United but has been unable to force his way into the team at the New York Stadium.
Chris Zebroski and Darren Jones gave Justin Edinburgh's side a 2-0 interval lead before Lee Minshull added a third in the second half. The visitors could have rescued a point in the final minute but on loan Swansea defender Daniel Alfei missed his kick.
Our man Chris Wathan saw the Swans' 4-2 loss in West London. Here's how he rated the players... Despite a good early showing, Chelsea eventually overpowered the Swans with their deadly frontman Diego Costa largely responsible for the result.
Diego Costa scored a hat trick as Chelsea opened an early gap atop the Premier League standings with a 4-2 win over Swansea, ending the visitors' perfect start to the season. Costa made sure Chelsea recovered from John Terry's early own goal as the Brazil-born Spain forward continued his stellar scoring form by making it seven goals in four league games since joining from Atletico Madrid in the off-season.
Diego Costa hit a hat-trick as Barclays Premier League leaders Chelsea came from behind to beat Swansea 4-2 and maintain their 100 per cent start to the season. Swansea took an early lead when John Terry turned Neil Taylor's cross into his own net but Costa pulled Jose Mourinho's team level on the stroke of half-time.
The Premier League's two early pace settings meet at Stamford Bridge, while Spurs visit Sunderland and West Brom host Everton. All the action as it happens It's a battle of two winless teams at the Hawthorns, with the hosts making a couple of changes from last time out, ditching Jason Davidson and and Youssouf Mulumbu on favour of James Morrison and Sebastian Pocognoli.
Jose Mourinho may not know too much about how Swansea City climbed from the bottom of the Football League to the top of the Premier, but he knows he respects them. Even to a point where he was magnanimous enough to claim Garry Monk deserved to beat him to August's manager of the month award ahead of the pair of them putting their team's perfect records on the line at Stamford Bridge this afternoon.
Crawley captain Josh Simpson has been given the all clear to resume training after a scan showed he does not require surgery. Simpson has been sidelined since limping out of the 1-0 win at Barnsley on the opening day and will be absent again when Reds take on Fleetwood at home today.
All the team news ahead of Saturday's Premier League matches, with Loic Remy set to make his Chelsea debut against Swansea. France's forward Loic Remy lays on the pitch during the international friendly football match Serbia vs France on September 7, 2014 at the Partizan stadium in Belgrade.
Jack to a King, the movie of Swansea City's rise from near extinction to the top of the Premier League, gets its London premiere tonight The stars were out in force for the premiere in London's Leicester Square of the movie Jack to a King which tells the rags to riches story of how Swansea City went from near extinction to the top of the Premier League. Swans' stalwarts including Leon Britton, Lee Trundle and Alan Tate, eccentric The Call Centre boss, ex-Welsh league striker Neville Wilshire and actors Trevor Eve and Richard Mylan are at the red carpet London premiere.
Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Ahead of the match at Stamford Bridge, we take a look at how the sides' midfielders Cesc Fabregas and Gylfi Sigurdsson compare.
Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies John Terry has revealed the "hurt" he feels when he see rival team lift the Premier League trophy, but says that he is determined to use that pain to help Chelsea lift a first league title for four years.
The Swans' boss has been mocked up as GARRY POTTER after a 100% start to the season which sets up Saturday's top of the table meeting with Chelsea Italian newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport cast Monk in the role of Harry Potter on the front page of their extra-time s upplement earlier this week. He was christened one of the four new magicians of European football, alongside Bordeaux's Willy Sagnol, Bayer Leverkusen's Roger Schmidt and Rui Vitoria of Portuguese side Vitoria Guimaraes.
Lukasz Fabianski is keen to build upon Swansea's opening day victory over Manchester United - with plans to defeat Chelsea . The 29-year old goalkeeper joined the Swans this summer, leaving Chelsea's London rivals Arsenal on a free transfer after seven years of service with the Gunners.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 05:51 pm
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