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Atletico Madrid are confident of luring Diego Costa away from Chelsea in the January transfer window, but have urged the Spaniard to smooth over things with the Blues in order to help the deal materialise, according to the Daily Mail.

The Daily Mail claim that Costa’s former employers Atletico were in negotiations with Chelsea over the possibility of re-signing the Spain international, but were unable to find an agreement with the Premier League champions over a transfer.

The tabloid believe that Atletico will return for Costa in January, but they want him to be match-fit by the time he, potentially, arrives. The Daily Mail report that Atletico will, for that reason, urge Costa to return to Chelsea training at the Cobham training ground and get up to speed.

The Daily Mail not that Chelsea are demanding a fee in the region of £50M for Costa, whereas Atletico are only prepared to pay £40M. We’ll have to wait and see what happens in January.

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anthony
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anthony

hope he understand and stop being stubborn

Amos
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Amos

Comment:let pray he return to snr team

Ignatius
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Ignatius
Comment:the rebellious prodigal child should come back home, his parents are much ready to welcome him and make him part of their family.He should note that,no player is bigger than his club/team.All he need do is to humble and avail himself so that the world won’t judge him on the… Read more »
Charles Udwar
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Charles Udwar

We need Cost back before his transfer to his former club.

Carlos vela
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Carlos vela

Costa should 4get abt evrythin nd offer support for team cfc..
Up bules.
Up team cfc.
Chelsea in my blood.

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