19. Diego Costa

Diego Costa

Player details

  • Position: Striker
  • DOB: 07/10/1988
  • Birthplace: Lagarto, Brazil
  • Club: Chelsea

Diego Costa Season Stats

Diego Costa Stats
Competition Pld G Ass Y R
Barclays Prem 20 (1) 9 3 7 0
Champions League 5 (1) 1 0 1 0
Capital One Cup 1 (0) 0 0 0 0
European Qualifiers 4 (0) 1 0 3 0
The FA Cup 2 (0) 1 1 0 0
International Match 1 (0) 0 0 0 0
Int Champs Cup 2 (1) 0 0 0 0

Diego Costa transfer history

Diego Costa Transfer history
From To Date Fee
Braga A Madrid 01 Jan 2007 Undisc.
A Madrid Braga 02 Jan 2007 Loan
A Madrid Celta Vigo 01 Jul 2007 Loan
A Madrid Valladolid 08 Jul 2009 Free
Valladolid A Madrid 01 Jul 2010 £750k
A Madrid R Vallecano 30 Jan 2012 Loan
A Madrid Chelsea 01 Jul 2014 £32.0m

Player News

  • Double boost for Chelsea

    Eden Hazard and Diego Costa are in contention to play for Chelsea at Arsenal after returning to training following injury.

    2 weeks ago
  • Hiddink plays down Chelsea row

    Chelsea interim boss Guus Hiddink has played down the training pitch confrontation between Diego Costa and Oscar which has already been laughed off.

    1 month ago
  • Paul Merson's Chelsea grades

    Following Jose Mourinho's departure from struggling Chelsea, Paul Merson grades the Blues' main players this season.

    1 month ago
  • Chelsea ‘like a soap opera’

    Jamie Redknapp believes Jose Mourinho had to make a statement by leaving Diego Costa on the bench against Bournemouth.

    2 months ago
  • Rooney reveals Costa admiration

    England captain Wayne Rooney is full of praise for Spain striker Diego Costa ahead of tonight's international friendly.

    2 months ago
  • Hospital visit for Diego Costa

    Chelsea striker Diego Costa went to hospital with the rib problem he sustained in the Capital One Cup loss at Stoke.

    3 months ago
  • Diego Costa: 'I am no angel'

    Diego Costa says he is "no angel" but the Chelsea striker will not compromise his combative approach.

    3 months ago
  • Costa: I came back overweight

    Diego Costa has admitted he reported for pre-season overweight and says Chelsea's players are to blame for their results.

    4 months ago
  • Hazard: Goal will boost morale

    Eden Hazard says his goal in Chelsea's win over Arsenal will help his confidence as he looks to hit the heights again.

    4 months ago
  • Fantasy Football team of the week

    We look at the leading XI from this weekend's Barclays Premier League action in the Sky Sports Fantasy Football game.

    5 months ago