Diego Costa is the newest big name to wave good-bye to Stamford Bridge, with Chelsea agreeing to promote the Spanish striker to Atletico Madrid for £53m.
This is an astonishing determine taking into account the frontman is surplus to necessities in Antonio Conte’s squad, however the Blues have made a addiction of having paid over the chances for unwanted players.
Costa is on no account the one participant who has been discarded by means of Chelsea in contemporary seasons, with 31 others departing since January 2014 – with the bulk incomes the Blues a hefty bite in switch charges.
While Roman Abramovich is also kicking himself over the somewhat reasonable gross sales of Romelu Lukaku and Kevin De Bruyne, a few of these figures are actually outrageous…
Scroll throughout the gallery above to peer which players Chelsea have sold since January 2014, and for the way a lot.