Atletico Madrid appear Tuesday that Los Rojiblancos’ Spanish/Brazilian striker Diego Costa did not booty allotment in the training affair afterwards adversity a bottom injury.
Costa, 30, is to chase a altered training access afterwards comestible his abrasion in Saturday’s 3-2 La Liga win over Athletic Bilbao, the bout which apparent Costa’s acknowledgment afterwards missing Leganes and Dortmund’s amateur due to a beef injury.
“Diego Costa has suffered a aching foot,” the La Liga ancillary said in an official account on the aggregation website, abacus that: “The Atleti striker is to chase an another training program, accept medical analysis and physiotherapy.”
The Los Rojiblancos currently accept bristles afflicted players; the four defenders: Diego Godin and Jose Maria Gimenez of Uruguay, Montenegrin Stefan Savic and Frenchman Lucas Hernandez forth with Costa.
Atletico is abutting set to affray adjoin Barcelona on Nov. 24.
Diego Costa Football Star Profile
Diego da Silva Costa is a professional footballer who plays as a striker for Atlético Madrid and the Spain national team. Diego Costa born 7 October 1988.
He began his career with Braga and Penafiel in Portugal, and was signed by Atlético Madrid in 2007. He was loaned back to Braga, and then to Celta de Vigo and Albacete before being sold to Real Valladolid in 2009. He returned to Atlético the following season and went on to play a key role in their attack, scoring 27 goals as they won the league title in 2014, and then joined Chelsea for £32 million. He scored 21 goals in his first season in England, winning the Premier League and League Cup, and helped Chelsea win another league title in 2017.
Internationally, Costa played twice for his native Brazil in 2013, but later declared his desire to represent Spain, having been granted Spanish citizenship in September 2013. He made his debut for his adopted nation in March 2014, and has represented them at the 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cups. Costa has been criticised and punished for several confrontations with opponents.