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Palmeiras coach Abel Ferreira blasts Diego Costa: Stop using us!

Palmeiras coach Abel Ferreira has slammed talk of a deal being close for Diego Costa. A free agent, the former Chelsea and Atletico Madrid striker, was linked with Palmeiras last week. But Ferreira snapped: "I have noted that players, as soon as they are available in Europe, are rumoured to...

“If Guardiola and Klopp can’t promise titles, neither can I” –Abel Ferreira reiterates calm amid Palmeiras quest for glory

Abel Ferreira has been in Brazilian football for almost seven weeks and so far things could scarcely have gone better on the pitch for the Portuguese coach at Palmeiras. With the team enjoying continued excellent form under their new boss, Abel is in the midst of a fight for three major trophies: the Brazilian league championship, the Brazilian Cup and the Copa Libertadores. However, a recent spell on the sidelines with covid-19 brought a disruption for Abel which the team were forced to overcome in his absence.