Diego Costa is no longer an Atletico player as of today and can move to another club.
It was yesterday that the Spanish media claimed
had asked theAtletico Madrid
authorities to terminate the contract. The Spanish-Brazilian star is set to leave Atletico due to family problems, and with just six months left on his contract, he wants to move on to his next team as a free agent.
Atletico officials did not oppose Costa's request, given his extensive services.
A few minutes ago,
confirmed in a statement that Costa's contract had been terminated due to family problems and by mutual agreement, and that he would be a free agent player from now on.
joined Atletico at the age of 17 in 2006 and played a total of 215 games, scoring 83 goals. He helped Atletico win one
UEFA Super Cup
Now we must wait and see which team will be Costa’s next destination.