Finally, Atletico Madrid unveils Diego Costa

Diego Costa reveals he'feels like a footballer again after scoring in Atletico Madrid's 4-0 win

Costa told reporters after a goal-scoring bow: "Now I am very happy because I feel like a footballer again".

Costa will be hoping to make his first competitive club appearance since Chelsea's FA Cup final loss to Arsenal on May 27 previous year.

The Spaniard came off the bench to score within five minutes of his second debut for Atletico
The Spaniard came off the bench to score within five minutes of his second debut for Atletico

Other players on the score sheet are Diego Godin (1 goal) and Fernando Torres (1 goal), both scored in the first half of the game, while Antoine Griezmann scored a late goal to make it 4-0 on the night.

Having been forced by a Federation Internationale de Football Association transfer ban to sit out the first half of the season following his €66 million return from Chelsea last summer, Costa entered early in the second half and within five minutes had finished smartly at the near post from Juanfran's cross.

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Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone finally has his favorite striker back at the club. "It was very important for me", said Costa.

Costa moved from Atletico to Chelsea for around £30m in 2014 and scored 59 goals in 120 games for the Blues in all competitions. He brings speed, strength and physicality, which is what we expected of him.

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His immediate goal will be to recover his full fitness after not playing since last season when he helped Chelsea win the English Premier League but fell out of favor with coach Antonio Conte.

The striker agreed a deal to re-join the Spanish giants from Chelsea in September but Atletico's transfer ban meant he was prevented from making his second debut until January.

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The second leg of the tie against third-tier club holds next Tuesday, with Atletico hosting Getafe in the league this Saturday.

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