Atletico Madrid are interested in signing Chelsea striker Diego Costa, according to reports.
The Spanish giants are considering whether to bring back their former striker to Spain after a troublesome stint in England.
The Spain striker has faced Charges and bans from the English FA in several occasions to the extent Chelsea boss Mourinho stated that many people in England see the Brazilian as a public enemy.
The 27 year old had a superb first season in England, despite his injuries and suspensions he was still able to score 20 league goals for the Blues.
His poor form this term and his poor conduct has caused the Blues hierarchy to consider selling the striker at the end of the current campaign.
The striker has scored just 4 goals this term and his relationship with Mourinho is reportedly strained.
Spanish Outlet Mundo Deportivo claims that Atletico Madrid are ready to trigger the £28million release clause on the player’s contract as Diego Simeone is keen to add more fire power to his squad.
Diego Costa helped Atletico Madrid win the La Liga title in 2014 and also helped the Spanish side reach the Champions league final that same year. Costa Moved to West London afterwards.Follow Football News Arena on Facebook and Twitter for the latest transfer news, injury news, team news and rumours from across the major Leagues in Europe and around the World.