Diego Costa is a professional footballer playing for the Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers. Diego Costa is a 33-year-old striker who had played for top clubs in Europe like Chelsea and Atletico Madrid. Diego Costa started his professional career at the Portuguese club Braga.
The Spaniard has 24 appearances for the Spanish National Team. He also played 2 professional matches with his native country, Brazil before deciding to join the World cup champions in 2014. The striker has 10 goals in 24 appearances for Spain.
Diego Costa came to the city of Madrid in 2010 to play for Atletico Madrid. He won the league title, Copa Del Rey, and a UEFA Super Cup with Atletico before making a transfer to Premier League side Chelsea for $35 million. The striker then went on to win 2 league titles and a football league cup in England.
Diego Costa joined the English side Wolverhampton Wanderers, a.k.a the Wolves this season after terminating his contract with Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro.
Diego Costa’s net worth, salary, and endorsements in 2022
Diego Costa’s net worth is estimated to be around $40 million. The English club is paying the forward $2.97 million annually. Before joining Premier League, he was earning around $3.2 million at Mineiro. Costa was also in a deal with Nike as their brand ambassador for a long time.
The player has always been at the top charts of the transfer market. One of the most physically gifted strikers of his time, Diego Costa has always been a highly paid player.
Diego Costa’s Personal Life and assets
Costa was born in Lagarto, Sergipe, Brazilo. The player grew up in the streets of Brazil playing football. A fan of the club Palmeiras, Diego Costa has set up many football academies in Brazil’s remote areas in order to save the country’s football heritage amidst poverty.
Often known for his short temper on the pitch, Diego Costa is a sweet friend to all his teammates. Diego Costa recently moved to West Midlands following his transfer to Wolves. The player is living in a luxurious apartment with his family as his contract expires at the end of this season.