Costa misses Atleti training

Diego Costa didn’t train for Atletico Madrid today and the club has confirmed he has a muscle injury at the back of his right thigh.

Atletico play Malaga on Sunday in the penultimate round of fixtures but it’s not yet known if Costa will be involved.

A statement on Atletico’s official website says imaging tests determined that there was no tear to the thigh muscle but they are awaiting further developments.

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