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Report: Chelsea, Atletico Agree Diego Costa Transfer

Goal.com is reporting that Diego Costa’s transfer from Atletico Madrid to Chelsea is already a done deal, with an agreement between the clubs having been reached less than 24 hours after Costa’s penalty inspired Atletico to a 3-1 UEFA Champions League win against the Blues at Stamford Bridge. According to the report, the deal is worth 75 million pounds ($126.3 million), although just 35 million pounds ($59 million) will go to Atletico for his transfer fee, with the rest going to agents’ fees and other third-parties. The 25-year-old will earn around 150,000 pounds ($253,000) per week.

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