Diego Costa Doubtful Main Opponent Palace
London – Chelsea mendapar disconcerting news regarding the condition of some eight weeks ahead of the star players of the Premier League this weekend. One of them, Diego Costa, who undoubtedly play opponents Crystal Palace.
Being on top of the standings with 19 points from seven matches left, Chelsae eager to widen the gap with its competitors. Opportunities were open because they are “only” going to face bottom club Crystal Palace in Selhust Park, Saturday (18/10) night tomorrow.
Palace this season is still up–down appearance after Tony Pulis left by collecting eight points from seven games.
Yet the power of ‘The Blue’ certainly crippled after several players including the top scorer doubtful Costa who has just completed his two-match Euro 2016 qualification with the Spanish national team.
Though Costa conditions since the start of this season has not fit well after a hamstring injury he got last season.
“Yes,” said Mourinho short when asked if Costa is doubtful to play against Palace.
“The Spanish national team against Luxembourg last Sunday. I give Diego, (Cesc) Fabregas, and Azpi (Cesar Azpilicueta) had two days (Monday and Tuesday), so they should immediately report to me on Wednesday at 3 pm,” he continued as Soccerway quoted.
“But Diego is already here on Monday morning at 9. Was showing how tough he is.”
“Some of the players we did was have a problem as Ramires and Drogba, Diego, Schuerrle, Mikel,” added Mourinho linked some players who may miss this weekend.
Costa was performed sharply with Chesea since joining from Atletico Madrid which has made 9 goals in the Premier League.