Atlético Mineiro announced in recent hours the termination of the contract of Diego Costa (33), which initially expired at the end of 2022. The Spanish international striker will have scored 5 goals and provided 2 assists in 19 appearances with the Brazilian club, winning above all the national championship, the first for 50 years for this team.
The former Chelsea or Atlético de Madrid center-forward is now free to join wherever he wants, a return to Europe being mentioned in particular for the one who arrived at the Belo Horizonte club last August. . “I would like to thank the fans for the support they gave me from day one. Thank you for allowing me to fulfill my childhood dream of playing in Brazilian football and winning titles there”, wrote Diego Costa on his Instagram account.