Diego Costa to stay in Chelsea despite Rumours?
Head Coach Antonio Conte denies claims linking Costa for a move away from Chelsea.
Premier League leaders Chelsea are hit out by a huge number of Transfer speculations and rumours surrounding their stars including Costa and Hazard.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is angry and has said in an interview that his player’s performance has been affected by speculations, mainly he pointed out speculations as for the main reason of Costa’s recent poor performance.
Diego Costa did score against Southhampton yesterday ending his 5 games dry run and helped Chelsea beat Southhampton by 4-2 at Stamford Bridge.
Speaking about Costa’s performance Antonio Conte said that his recent poor form is due to the press and the speculations surrounding him, he also said that they are now focusing on the current season and the silverware.
Though reports suggest that Diego Costa is not happy at Chelsea and has a huge offer from one of the Chinese Super League club.
“I’m reading a lot of speculation about everyone at Chelsea but I’m sure for my players that they are focused on our target. We think that our target is more important than the other things.” – Conte said.
Diego Costa has played a crucial role in Chelsea’s current success and he has made 31 appearances this season in which he scored 19 goals and made 9 assists.