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Chelsea FC Profile: Diego Costa

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Full Name: Diego da Silva Costa

Born: Friday, 7th October 1988 (age: 34)
Place of birth: Lagarto, Sergipe, Brazil
Height: 6' 2"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 2014 to 2018

Playing Career:

--->Penafiel (L)
--->Braga (L)
Atlético Madrid
--->Celta Vigo (L)
--->Albacete (L)
Atlético Madrid
--->Rayo Vallecano (L)
Chelsea (Jul 2014 to Jan 2018) - cost: £32,000,000
Atlético Madrid
Atlético Mineiro

* (L) = On Loan

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Monday, 18th August 2014, Burnley 1 - 3 Chelsea

Age on debut: 25 years 10 months 11 days

100th Appearance: Sunday, 22nd January 2017, Chelsea 2 - 0 Hull City

Last Appearance: Saturday, 27th May 2017, Arsenal 2 - 1 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2014 / 15 26 (2)1 (1)37 (2)037 (5)
2015 / 16 28 (1)418 (1)041 (2)
2016 / 17 355 (2)2 (2)0042 (4)
Total89 (3)10 (3)6 (2)15 (3)0120 (11)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2014 / 15 20010021
2015 / 16 12202016
2016 / 17 20200022

* oth = other competitive matches such as Full Members Cup, Charity/Community Shield, Fifa World Club Cup.
Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. Diego Costa made 120 appearances for Chelsea, of which 11 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League18th Aug 2014Burnley13Chelsea20,699 match won scored 1 goal booked
League23rd Aug 2014Chelsea20Leicester City41,604 match won Sub on 80 minsscored 1 goal
League30th Aug 2014Everton36Chelsea39,402 match won scored 2 goals booked
League13th Sep 2014Chelsea42Swansea City41,400 match won Sub on 72 minsscored 3 goals
Europe17th Sep 2014Chelsea11Shalke 0440,648 match drawn Sub on 74 mins
League21st Sep 2014Manchester City11Chelsea45,602 match drawn Sub on 86 mins booked
League27th Sep 2014Chelsea30Aston Villa41,616 match won Sub on 81 minsscored 1 goal
Europe30th Sep 2014Sporting Lisbon01Chelsea40,734 match won
League5th Oct 2014Chelsea20Arsenal41,607 match won scored 1 goal
League1st Nov 2014Chelsea21Queens Park Rangers41,486 match won Sub on 77 mins
Europe5th Nov 2014NK Maribor11Chelsea12,646 match drawn Sub on 46 mins
League8th Nov 2014Liverpool12Chelsea44,698 match won Sub on 90 minsscored 1 goal booked
League22nd Nov 2014Chelsea20West Bromwich Albion41,600 match won Sub on 83 minsscored 1 goal
Europe25th Nov 2014Shalke 0405Chelsea54,442 match won Sub on 66 mins
League29th Nov 2014Sunderland00Chelsea45,232 match drawn Sub on 76 mins booked
League6th Dec 2014Newcastle United21Chelsea52,019 match lost booked
Europe10th Dec 2014Chelsea31Sporting Lisbon41,089 match won
League13th Dec 2014Chelsea20Hull City41,626 match won scored 1 goal booked
League22nd Dec 2014Stoke City02Chelsea27,550 match won Sub on 85 mins
League26th Dec 2014Chelsea20West Ham United41,589 match won Sub on 83 minsscored 1 goal
League28th Dec 2014Southampton11Chelsea31,641 match drawn Sub on 89 mins
League1st Jan 2015Tottenham Hotspur53Chelsea35,903 match lost scored 1 goal
F.A. Cup4th Jan 2015Chelsea30Watford41,010 match won Sub on 46 mins
League10th Jan 2015Chelsea20Newcastle United41,612 match won Sub on 84 minsscored 1 goal
League17th Jan 2015Swansea City05Chelsea20,785 match won Sub on 75 minsscored 2 goals
League Cup20th Jan 2015Liverpool11Chelsea44,573 match drawn
League Cup27th Jan 2015Chelsea10Liverpool40,659 match won booked
Europe17th Feb 2015Paris Saint Germain11Chelsea46,146 match drawn Sub on 81 mins
League21st Feb 2015Chelsea11Burnley41,629 match drawn
League Cup1st Mar 2015Tottenham Hotspur02Chelsea89,294 match won Sub on 90 minsscored 1 goal
League4th Mar 2015West Ham United01Chelsea34,927 match won Sub on 90 mins
Europe11th Mar 2015Chelsea22Paris Saint Germain37,692 match drawn booked
League15th Mar 2015Chelsea11Southampton41,624 match drawn scored 1 goal
League22nd Mar 2015Hull City23Chelsea24,598 match won Sub on 75 minsscored 1 goal
League4th Apr 2015Chelsea21Stoke City41,098 match won Sub on 46 mins Sub on 57 mins
League18th May 2015West Bromwich Albion30Chelsea24,750 match lost Sub on 64 mins booked
League24th May 2015Chelsea31Sunderland41,620 match won Sub on 30 minsscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League8th Aug 2015Chelsea22Swansea City41,232 match drawn
League16th Aug 2015Manchester City30Chelsea54,331 match lost
League23rd Aug 2015West Bromwich Albion23Chelsea23,256 match won Sub on 78 minsscored 1 goal
League29th Aug 2015Chelsea12Crystal Palace41,581 match lost
League12th Sep 2015Everton31Chelsea38,311 match lost booked
Europe16th Sep 2015Chelsea40Maccabi Tel Aviv40,684 match won Sub on 23 minsscored 1 goal
League19th Sep 2015Chelsea20Arsenal41,584 match won Sub on 82 mins booked
Europe29th Sep 2015Porto21Chelsea46,120 match lost
League17th Oct 2015Chelsea20Aston Villa41,596 match won scored 1 goal
Europe20th Oct 2015Dynamo Kiev00Chelsea60,291 match drawn
League24th Oct 2015West Ham United21Chelsea34,977 match lost booked
League Cup27th Oct 2015Stoke City11Chelsea24,886 match drawn Sub on 32 mins
League31st Oct 2015Chelsea13Liverpool41,577 match lost
Europe4th Nov 2015Chelsea21Dynamo Kiev41,241 match won
League7th Nov 2015Stoke City10Chelsea27,550 match lost
League21st Nov 2015Chelsea10Norwich City41,582 match won scored 1 goal
Europe24th Nov 2015Maccabi Tel Aviv04Chelsea29,121 match won
League5th Dec 2015Chelsea01Bournemouth41,631 match lost Sub on 46 mins booked
Europe9th Dec 2015Chelsea20Porto41,096 match won Sub on 86 mins booked
League14th Dec 2015Leicester City21Chelsea32,054 match lost
League19th Dec 2015Chelsea31Sunderland41,562 match won Sub on 76 mins
League26th Dec 2015Chelsea22Watford41,620 match drawn scored 2 goals booked
League3rd Jan 2016Crystal Palace03Chelsea24,854 match won scored 1 goal
F.A. Cup10th Jan 2016Chelsea20Scunthorpe United41,625 match won Sub on 86 minsscored 1 goal
League13th Jan 2016Chelsea22West Bromwich Albion40,945 match drawn booked
League16th Jan 2016Chelsea33Everton41,633 match drawn Sub on 80 minsscored 1 goal
League24th Jan 2016Arsenal01Chelsea60,072 match won Sub on 68 minsscored 1 goal
F.A. Cup31st Jan 2016Milton Keynes Dons15Chelsea28,127 match won Sub on 57 mins
League3rd Feb 2016Watford00Chelsea20,910 match drawn booked
League7th Feb 2016Chelsea11Manchester United41,434 match drawn scored 1 goal
League13th Feb 2016Chelsea51Newcastle United41,622 match won Sub on 60 minsscored 1 goal
Europe16th Feb 2016Paris Saint Germain21Chelsea46,505 match lost
F.A. Cup21st Feb 2016Chelsea51Manchester City41,594 match won Sub on 70 minsscored 1 goal
League27th Feb 2016Southampton12Chelsea31,688 match won booked
League1st Mar 2016Norwich City12Chelsea27,091 match won scored 1 goal
Europe9th Mar 2016Chelsea12Paris Saint Germain37,591 match lost Sub on 60 minsscored 1 goal
F.A. Cup12th Mar 2016Everton20Chelsea37,283 match lost booked sent off
League16th Apr 2016Chelsea03Manchester City41,212 match lost
League23rd Apr 2016Bournemouth14Chelsea11,365 match won
League2nd May 2016Chelsea22Tottenham Hotspur41,545 match drawn
League7th May 2016Sunderland32Chelsea47,050 match lost scored 1 goal
League15th Aug 2016Chelsea21West Ham United41,521 match won scored 1 goal booked
League20th Aug 2016Watford12Chelsea20,772 match won scored 1 goal booked
League27th Aug 2016Chelsea30Burnley41,607 match won Sub on 80 mins
League11th Sep 2016Swansea City22Chelsea20,865 match drawn scored 2 goals booked
League16th Sep 2016Chelsea12Liverpool41,514 match lost scored 1 goal
League Cup20th Sep 2016Leicester City24Chelsea29,899 match won Sub on 67 mins
League24th Sep 2016Arsenal30Chelsea60,028 match lost booked
League1st Oct 2016Hull City02Chelsea21,257 match won scored 1 goal
League15th Oct 2016Chelsea30Leicester City41,547 match won scored 1 goal
League23rd Oct 2016Chelsea40Manchester United41,424 match won Sub on 78 mins
League Cup26th Oct 2016West Ham United21Chelsea45,957 match lost Sub on 55 mins
League30th Oct 2016Southampton02Chelsea31,827 match won Sub on 89 minsscored 1 goal
League5th Nov 2016Chelsea50Everton41,429 match won scored 1 goal
League20th Nov 2016Middlesbrough01Chelsea32,704 match won scored 1 goal
League26th Nov 2016Chelsea21Tottenham Hotspur41,513 match won
League3rd Dec 2016Manchester City13Chelsea54,457 match won Sub on 80 minsscored 1 goal
League11th Dec 2016Chelsea10West Bromwich Albion41,622 match won scored 1 goal
League14th Dec 2016Sunderland01Chelsea41,008 match won
League17th Dec 2016Crystal Palace01Chelsea25,259 match won Sub on 89 minsscored 1 goal booked
League31st Dec 2016Chelsea42Stoke City41,601 match won scored 1 goal
League4th Jan 2017Tottenham Hotspur20Chelsea31,491 match lost
League22nd Jan 2017Chelsea20Hull City41,605 match won Sub on 87 minsscored 1 goal
F.A. Cup28th Jan 2017Chelsea40Brentford41,042 match won Sub on 76 mins
League31st Jan 2017Liverpool11Chelsea53,157 match drawn Sub on 90 mins
League4th Feb 2017Chelsea31Arsenal41,490 match won
League12th Feb 2017Burnley11Chelsea21,744 match drawn
F.A. Cup18th Feb 2017Wolverhampton Wanderers02Chelsea30,193 match won scored 1 goal
League25th Feb 2017Chelsea31Swansea City41,612 match won scored 1 goal
League6th Mar 2017West Ham United12Chelsea56,984 match won scored 1 goal
F.A. Cup13th Mar 2017Chelsea10Manchester United40,801 match won Sub on 90 mins booked
League18th Mar 2017Stoke City12Chelsea27,724 match won booked
League1st Apr 2017Chelsea12Crystal Palace41,489 match lost booked
League5th Apr 2017Chelsea21Manchester City41,528 match won
League8th Apr 2017Bournemouth13Chelsea11,283 match won
League16th Apr 2017Manchester United20Chelsea75,272 match lost booked
F.A. Cup22nd Apr 2017Tottenham Hotspur24Chelsea86,355 match won Sub on 61 mins
League25th Apr 2017Chelsea42Southampton41,168 match won scored 2 goals
League30th Apr 2017Everton03Chelsea39,595 match won booked
League8th May 2017Chelsea30Middlesbrough41,500 match won scored 1 goal
League12th May 2017West Bromwich Albion01Chelsea25,367 match won
League21st May 2017Chelsea51Sunderland41,618 match won Sub on 62 mins booked
F.A. Cup27th May 2017Arsenal21Chelsea89,472 match lost Sub on 88 minsscored 1 goal

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Chelsea FC Player Diego Costa

Games Won: 74
Win Percentage: 61.67%
Total Bookings: 31
Times Sent Off: 1


During his Chelsea first-team career of 120 appearances, Diego Costa played alongside the following 37 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Ola Aina (2)
Nathan Aké (6)
Marcos Alonso (33)
César Azpilicueta (107)
Michy Batshuayi (23)
Asmir Begović (24)
Izzy Brown (1)
Gary Cahill (100)
Petr Cech (9)
Nathaniel Chalobah (12)
Andreas Christensen (1)
Thibaut Courtois (90)
Juan Cuadrado (8)
Didier Drogba (24)
Cesc Fàbregas (105)
Radamel Falcao (7)
Eden Hazard (109)
Branislav Ivanović (81)
N'Golo Kanté (38)
Kenedy (15)
Ruben Loftus-Cheek (18)
Filipe Luís (18)
David Luiz (36)
Nemanja Matić (103)
John Obi Mikel (41)
Victor Moses (37)
Oscar (70)
Pedro (68)
Baba Rahman (17)
Ramires (41)
Loïc Rémy (30)
Mohamed Salah (4)
André Schürrle (18)
John Terry (74)
Bertrand Traoré (11)
Willian (111)
Kurt Zouma (50)