Chelsea have earned a nice profit after agreeing to sell Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid. Here, talkSPORT.com looks at other profits they’ve made on major transfers beginning with Romelu Lukaku. The Blues made a £10m profit on him, having signed the striker for £18m in 2011.
By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT
Friday, September 22, 2017
Chelsea have confirmed an agreement has been reached with Atletico Madrid to sell Diego Costa back to them.
It is believed the Blues will earn £57million from the deal, which will see Costa rejoin the club he left for £32m in 2014.
His last game was the FA Cup final defeat to Arsenal and the transfer represents another significant profit Chelsea have made on some of their first team players, as you can see in the gallery above.
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