The former Spain international has signed a deal until the end of the season, having been a free agent.
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The Midlands side’s current Chinese owners are said to be open to selling a share in the club and hand over the running to new directors, with Lopez interested in the taking control.
Costa, 32, has been a free agent since Atletico Madrid terminated his contract six months before its expiration date last December, with the Spaniards citing ‘personal reasons’ for the move.
The former Chelsea striker is now a free agent.
The Spanish side conducted pre-season tests on players not on international duty on Thursday, but Costa and teammate Santiago Arias were also excluded having already tested positive during their holidays.
Spanish outlet El Mundo report the Brazilian forward pleaded guilty to a tax offence amounting to €1.1 million
Diego Costa is facing three months out after Atletico Madrid confirmed the striker underwent surgery on a cervical disc.
Now it is his central defensive displays which have got people talking and earned him a first senior England call-up.
Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa refused to train on Thursday after being told that his club is to fine him for a verbal outburst in a recent defeat to FC Barcelona.
In 2014, the 30-year-old football player didn’t pay a 1.1 million euro tax from a sponsorship cooperation with a sportswear company preceding his transfer to Chelsea.
Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa has been banned for eight matches by the Spanish Football Federation after verbally abusing the referee during Saturday’s defeat to Barcelona.
Atletico Madrid may reportedly be without Diego Costa for the rest of their La Liga campaign as the striker faces an eight-game ban following his sending-off against Barcelona.
The two teams were level approaching the final five minutes of action
Costa has been playing with pain throughout the 2018-19 campaign, caused by a pin in the fifth metatarsal on his left foot, and travelled to Brazil for surgery this week.
Atletico Madrid have confirmed Diego Costa will have an operation on his left foot in Brazil this week. The surgery will keep him out until February.
after La Liga club said on Monday that he has taken the decision to undergo surgery in his home country of Brazil to treat a chronic foot injury.
Diego Costa has suffered a foot injury in training for Atletico Madrid and could face a spell on the sidelines.
Costa, who withdrew from the squad last month for personal reasons, came off injured during Atletico’s 3-1 win over Club Bruges in the Champions League on Wednesday, though Atletico have yet to announce details of the injury.
Atletico took the lead after only 49 seconds as Costa flicked a long ball forward to himself, shrugging off Sergio Ramos and powering past Raphael Varane before thumping a thunderbolt past Keylor Navas at the front post from what looked like an impossible angle
The victory has seen Spain join Portugal on four points in Group B, while Iran remain third on three points ahead of the final matchday on June 25