– Diego Costa has been told by Atletico Madrid to go back to Chelsea – The Spanish club want him to go and make peace with the Blues – He has been ordered to do this as the only means they could sign him Spanish giants Atletico Madrid has told embattled Spanish striker Diego Costa to go back to England and settle his case with Chelsea before they could consider signing him. Diego Costa has refused to train prior to the start of the current Premier League campaign claiming that he has been told by Chelsea coach Antonio Conte to leave the club. The 29-year-old forward claimed that Chelsea are treating him like a ‘criminal’ and he has vowed not to return to the reigning Premier League champions.
But Costa is now in a confused state of mind going by what Atletico Madrid want him to do as he would have to go back to London and make peace with Antonio Conte. READ ALSO: 3 players who should challenge Joshua for a fight rather than their teammates In his absence, Spanish striker Alvaro Morata who was brought from Real Madrid has been leading Chelsea attack, and Antonio Conte is expected to stay put with him this term.
Meanwhile, Diego Costa is yet to react on the latest development on whether he would obey what Atletico Madrid want him to do or not. Watch NAIJ.com video below of reactions to Neymar’s move to PSG.