Post Profile

The Atletico Madrid Origin Stories of the Great Strikers Part 3: Diego Costa

He’d shed some of the weight that had been an issue for his whole career, and against Osasuna on April 3, 2011, a Sunday, Atletico Madrid suddenly had a forward who looked born again. Sergio Aguero was injured, and Diego Forlan had been dropped after only scoring twice in his previous 16 appearances. Diego Costa was about to outdo that in one evening. A clinical hat-trick won Atletico the game by three goals to two, with Costa stamping his authority all over the match and indeed the Osasuna players, with goalkeeper Ricardo and defender Lolo both feeling the force of the forward’s desire to succeed.
read more

See more about: Atletico Madrid

Related Posts

Moonie! Diego Costa (Atletico Madrid) lost his shorts & underwear against Osasuna

Sports / Football : 101 Great Goals

Diego Costa’s butt-cheeks were laid bare on Spanish TV on Tuesday night when the Atletico Madrid suffered an embarrassing moment against Osasuna. The Brazilian striker, who scored both goal in Atleti’s 2-1 home win, was left without...

One to Watch: Atletico Madrid's Leo Baptistao, the 2nd-Best Leo in La Liga

Sports / Football : Bleacher Report - World Football

A fortunate Atletico Madrid has never suffered performance issues with a fantastic forward leading the line with big goalscoring figures. Over the years, Fernando Torres, Diego Forlan, Sergio Aguero and Radamel Falcao have been spec...

Atletico Madrid sign 19-year-old San Lorenzo striker Angel Correa in €8m deal

Sports / Football : 101 Great Goals

Fernando Torres, Sergio Aguero, Radamel Falcao & Diego Costa. These are four reasons for you to sit up and take notice when Atletico Madrid sign a striker. Atletico Madrid have signed San Lorenzo striker Angel Correa for eight milli...

Atletico Madrid Transfer Link with Edinson Cavani Spells End for Mario Mandzukic

Sports / Football : Bleacher Report - World Football

Atletico Madrid love a South American-born striker. In 2006 and 2007, respectively, Sergio Aguero and Diego Forlan arrived at the Vicente Calderon. When the pair departed in 2011, Radamel Falcao was the replacement. When the Colombi...

Top 10 Best Sergio Aguero Goals (Videos)

Sports : Total Pro Sports

On top of being Maradona’s son-in-law, Sergio Aguero has been and indeed is one of the best strikers in world football. His time at Atletico Madrid saw the versatile striker forming a solid partnership with Diego Forlan. Although fa...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC