This afternoon, Chelsea introduced that they had agreed phrases with Atletico for the switch of Costa for a charge believed to be round £50million.
The Spain striker is predicted in Madrid for a scientific with respectable affirmation of the deal anticipated over the weekend.
And Griezmann took to Twitter to have a good time, tweeting: “Is coming hooome, Is coming hooome.”
The deal marks the tip of 3 debatable seasons in English soccer for Costa however he leaves having scored 59 objectives in 120 appearances and profitable the Premier League identify two times.
But his finish at Stamford Bridge got here to an finish when supervisor Antonio Conte despatched him a textual content message over the summer season telling him he was once surplus to necessities.
Costa then refused to go back to London, opting to stay in his local Brazil till an settlement was once reached with the membership he spent 4 years at sooner than becoming a member of Chelsea in 2014.
The striker was once warned via Spain trainer Julen Lopetegui that he risked lacking subsequent summer season’s World Cup if he did not play incessantly.
Atletico are these days beneath a switch ban from FIFA which prevents them from registering avid gamers till January this means that Costa’s 2d debut may not occur till after the brand new 12 months.