MADRID: Atletico Madrid have agreed to rescind striker Diego Costa‘s deal, the La Liga leaders stated on Tuesday.
A statement from Atletico explained the 32-yr-previous, whose agreement runs out in June 2021, experienced asked quite a few days in the past to depart the club quickly for individual explanations and on Tuesday he signed his launch from his present deal.
“We have used a ton of time alongside one another over the decades, he has offered us a lot and we have specified him a ton as well,” Atletico mentor Diego Simeone informed a news meeting times following it was declared Costa was leaving.
“We spoke about his private difficulties and the club wished to aid him without the need of harming its personal passions and we sense much better now we have fixed the issue.
“He felt the need to find a new obstacle, and I’m certain wherever he goes he will do perfectly, mainly because he is a fighter.”
Costa served Atletico to the Spanish title in 2014 with 27 aims but still left for Chelsea that similar 12 months.
The Spain striker returned to the Spanish funds in 2018 but has struggled to make an effects in his next spell, which has been repeatedly interrupted by injuries.
Costa started out 43 La Liga matches considering the fact that returning to Atletico, scoring 12 targets though winning two trophies, the 2018 Europa League and the UEFA Tremendous Cup the exact same 12 months.