Vital Football

Latest Chelsea FC News

Fabregas Laments Diego Costa Departure

Fabregas Laments Diego Costa Departure

Back in the summer of 2014, Jose Mourinho brought both Cesc Fabregas and Diego Costa to Stamford Bridge.

It was an inspirational move with both adding something to a team that, with them in the squad went on to win 2 Premier League titles and 1 League Cup.

Diego Costa, as we all, is no longer a part of the Chelsea squad. After a summer of discontent, the Brazilian born Spanish international got the return to Atletico Madrid he yearned for.

Following the departure of Diego, Cesc has had a few words to say about his friend, to the media, with Cesc remarking,

'It's a shame for him more than anyone.

Diego knew that signing for Atletico meant he could not play for a few months.

'It has been a difficult situation for him, for Chelsea. He deserves to be on the field.

'Diego is always a friend and never a rival.

'In recent years there has not been a better pure No 9 than him.

'I understood him myself perfectly. He knew my football, he read my passes and most importantly, he got on the end of them.

'He gives a lot to the team. It is not only the Diego you see on the field. He is a character that greatly encourages the group.'

I`d imagine that the two will meet up whilst Chelsea are in Madrid for their Group 'C` encounter this Wednesday, but it`s a case of the king is dead long live the king if you ask me, with Diego Costa gone and Alvaro Morata know the top-dog.

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Date:Tuesday September 26 2017
Time: 5:13PM


It's alright Fab, get use to Morata now.
Jerry O
26/09/2017 17:30:00
Keeping giving the'll end up liking Alvaro even more.
Joe Onda
26/09/2017 17:55:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Chelsea Articles

Chelsea v Bournemouth - League Cup - Match Officials

The games continue to come thick and fast as the festive season approaches.

Chelsea's David Luiz Headed for the Stamford Bridge Exit

The big news in the media this morning is that we could be seeing the departure of David Luiz come the opening of the January transfer window.

Zaha Linked with Chelsea Move

Transfer speculation in the media this morning is linking Chelsea with a move for an interesting target.

Kirby Hat Trick Sees Chelsea Beat Liverpool

Steve Gerrard, Gerrard, he fell on his

Chelsea Archived Articles

Vital Chelsea articles from

Site Journalists

Editor email
Stan Wenners
no email
no email
no email

Current Poll (see more polls)

Your third central midfield pick for Chelsea
Suggested By: techlec2000
Tiemoue Bakayoko22%
Danny Drinkwater63%
David Luiz15%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Chelsea Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

2.Michael Reid39
3.Jerry Blues37
Write for Vital Football