Diego Costa returns to the English pitches, establishing a yearly partnership with Wolverhampton Wanderers. The 33-year-old will try to influence the limping offensive of “Wilków”.
Bruno Lage’s players did not start the league campaign well. After six queues, their score is just six, which for a project with such ambitions is an extremely disappointing result.
Particularly alarming is the fact that during this time the team from Molineux Stadium managed to hit the rivals’ net only three times, constituting the worst offensive in the league with West Ham. The club’s authorities had to intervene.
Diego Costa, a veteran of the field struggle, comes to the rescue of the “Wolves”. The naturalized Spaniard signed a one-year contract, thus starting his second adventure on the grounds of the Premier League.
We are absolutely delighted to welcome Diego Costa to Wolves and back to the Premier League. A serial winner with extensive experience at the highest level, Diego will bring something special to our dressing room and on the pitch. We look forward to his impact this season, “Wolverhampton CEO Jeff Shi praised the new acquisition.
The 33-year-old sniper from Lagarto hasn’t really charmed the field in recent years, recording an average spell again at Atlético Madrid and Atlético Mineiro. Before that, however, he had spent four successful seasons in the Chelsea jersey.
For “The Blues” he accumulated a total of 120 games, with 59 goals and 23 assists. He crowned the London stage of his career with three trophies – twice with the national championship and the League Cup.
The West Midlands team announced the engagement of the 24-time Spanish international with an atmospheric video in which the attacker leads three wolves captive.
It’s official. ✍️ pic.twitter.com/FXcgReSlsr
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