Return to Atletico Madrid, Diego Costa Still dear Chelsea
Chelsea and Atletico Madrid have finally found an agreement on the transfer of Diego Costa. The Spanish national team’s naturalized striker will return to Atletico Madrid.
To repatriate Diego Costa, Atletico Madrid must surrender money of 58 million pounds sterling to the Chelsea account. He will return to Diego Simeone’s team in January 2018.
It is definitely going to leave Stamford Bridge Stadium, 28-year-old striker admitted still love with Chelsea. Diego Costa actually did not want to leave the club that is domiciled in London.
“It’s not the way I want to go – I have a special affection for Chelsea, I’m not the one who pollutes the personal image,” said Diego Costa, quoted by Marca.
“I want to thank Chelsea, I’m very happy here, playing for the big team, but Atletico Madrid is my home,” he said.
Diego Costa joined the Blues in 2014. Since then, he was able to score 59 goals from 120 appearances with Chelsea.