Posts filed under ‘Douglas Costa’

Manchester United lose out as Douglas Costa joins Shakhtar Donetsk

Grêmio have confirmed that their highly-coveted midfielder, Douglas Costa, has joined Shakhtar Donetsk for €6.5 million …

Continue Reading January 6, 2010 at 23:06 5 comments

Long-term Manchester United target Douglas Costa could be on his way to Ukraine

Shakhtar Donetsk could be about to move in on Grêmio’s Douglas Costa …

Continue Reading January 6, 2010 at 20:00 Leave a comment

Watch Manchester United target Douglas Costa plus Santos’ young star, Neymar, on FootBrazil

Here’s your chance to see Douglas Costa – the player who Manchester United have been linked with for over a year – and Santos’ highly-coveted teenager, Neymar

Continue Reading September 23, 2009 at 23:56 2 comments

Are Manchester United being conned over Douglas Costa?

Weekend reports in the British press have again linked Grêmio’s Douglas Costa with Manchester United …

Continue Reading July 13, 2009 at 00:57 25 comments

Manchester United try to take Douglas Costa on 20-day loan

According to a report in Brazil’s, Grêmio have turned down an apparent proposal by Manchester United to take Douglas Costa on a short loan period …

Continue Reading June 24, 2009 at 18:31 12 comments

Douglas Costa agent doubts Manchester United will meet asking price

Contrary to reports circulating in the British press, Douglas Costa’s agent, Cesar Bottega, does not in fact believe that Manchester United are willing to pay the large fee Grêmio want for their 18-year-old …

Continue Reading June 22, 2009 at 13:22 10 comments

Manchester United target, Douglas Costa, close to joining Villarreal

Spanish side, Villareal, could complete the signing of Grêmio’s Douglas Costa over the next few days …

Continue Reading March 27, 2009 at 13:48 6 comments

Douglas Costa linked with Manchester United

Grêmio’s 18-year-old midfielder, Douglas Costa, has appeared just twice for his club and has scored one goal. But already the player is being connected with the likes of Manchester United and Real Madrid …

Continue Reading October 13, 2008 at 19:00 3 comments


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