Days after Atletico introduced the signing of Diego Costa in a £67million deal, the Spaniard made up our minds to wait his new membership’s Champions League team level tie in opposition to former aspect Chelsea.
Costa, who was once pictured with a variety of former Chelsea teammates within the Wanda Metropolitano tunnel sooner than kick-off, took his seat in Atletico’s new, £220m stadium with a grin on his face.
But when full-time came visiting, the 28-year-old was once a long way from glad when Michy Batshuayi, who has scored five objectives in his remaining three video games for Chelsea, netted a winner within the 93rd minute to wreck Atletico hearts.
Here’s the instant that has been dubbed ‘valuable’ through many Chelsea supporters:
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Batshuayi’s remaining kick of the sport gave Antonio Conte’s aspect all 3 issues on Wednesday night, Chelsea’s 2nd Champions League win of the season.
It did not get started smartly for the Blues, regardless that. David Luiz gave away a penalty within the 40th minute and Antoine Griezmann transformed very easily.
New signing Alvaro Morata, who has been very good for Chelsea since his giant cash transfer from Los Blancos, equalised at the hour mark.
Then Batshuayi, who has scored a function as soon as each and every 74.eight mins since becoming a member of the membership, netted a final 2nd function to ship Chelsea lovers right into a frenzy.
Diego Costa, head in fingers, seemed on in horror and Twitter reacted completely:
What a strategy to finish a sport for Chelsea. Totally deserved. Diego Costa appears very unhappy within the stand!- Dean Jones (@DeanJonesBR) September 27, 2017
Diego Costa’s face when that went in :pleasure::pleasure::pleasure::pleasure::pleasure:- Liam Pattie (@liamPATTIE) September 27, 2017
Jack Kenmare Jack Kenmare is a author at SPORTbible. He’s interviewed some massive names on the earth of game, together with Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pele, Carles Puyol and Tim Henman. He dabbles in all issues game, however soccer is his largest interest. He was once as soon as hit within the head through a wayward strike from Nicky Butt and lived to inform the story.