Diego Costa recalled the derbies against Real when he played at Atlético Madrid. The Chelsea striker also recalls the duels with Pepe and Sergio Ramos.
If Diego Costa shines with Chelsea, the Spanish striker does not forget his beautiful years in Spain. Reported to the general public during his stay at Atlético Madrid (2007-09 then 2010-14), the 26-year-old keeps a very good memory of his adventure with the Colchoneros.
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In an interview with Sport TV, Diego Costa particularly remembered the derbies against Real Madrid with Atlético.
Despite his often tense duels with Sergio Ramos and Pepe, the Chelsea player appreciated these shocks between the two teams Madrid. Costa also recognizes that Spanish and Portugal are the strongest rivals he has faced.
“I loved the matches against Real Madrid and the chance to beat Pepe and Ramos, they were great battles and I always have problems with them and there are always sparks between us. But I guarantee you that they also liked for the same reasons. ”
“We knew it was intense matches, but the important thing was that they were always regular and fair to me.”
The games with them were always tense, occasional insult and shots from time to time, but at the end Of the match all went well, now I’m the teammate of Ramos in selection and we joke, “revealed Costa.