Chelsea fans may not want to know or hear about this, but the fact is, Diego Costa did want to leave for Atletico Madrid in the summer. Although it may be hurtful, that is the truth. The Spanish international has admitted it himself.
Costa, who is in Spain for the ongoing international break, was speaking to Spanish TV channel Movistar Plus. Costa said:
“I wished I could go back to Atletico, I’m not going to lie. Everyone knows what happened to me there with the language, the weather and everything. But I can’t complain because I’m a boy whom the fans love, at Chelsea they respect me.”
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