Atlético Madrid manager Diego Simeone reveals he’ll support any decision Diego Costa makes over his future this summer
Atlético Madrid manager Diego Simeone has admitted he will support whatever decision Diego Costa makes regarding his future as speculations continues on whether or not he could move to Chelsea in the summer.
Costa has been a revelation for Atlético this season and Europe’s best clubs will all be chasing his signature in the summer.
Simeone spoke to Spanish radio station Onda Cero about his star striker, and said: "It will depend on him and what he thinks is the best for his future.
“I will support any decision he makes. It's natural that Chelsea are interested in him. And that makes me happy, because my aim and that of my coaching staff is to see our players improve.”
The Daily Telegraph quoted Simeone and he admitted the situation could be similar to that of Radamel Falcao last season.
Simeone added: “We understand that Chelsea have huge financial power, and if he wants to live off football for the rest of his life, I will have no problem in him going.
“It was like Radamel Falcao, how could I tell him not to go to Monaco?"