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BREAKING NEWS: Costa completes Chelsea move

Jul 15, 2014 4:57 PM GMT

Striker Diego Costa has completed his move from La Liga champions Atletico Madrid to Chelsea after penning a five-year deal.

The 25-year-old told Chelsea's official website: "I am very happy to sign for Chelsea. 

"Everybody knows it is a big club in a very competitive league, and I am very excited to get started in England with a fantastic coach and team-mates. 

"Having played against Chelsea last season I know the high quality of the squad I am joining.

"I would like to thank everybody at Atletico who made me into the player I am, it was an incredible time for me, but now I am starting a new adventure and I hope to win many trophies with Chelsea."