The previous Chelsea man has accomplished his £57million transfer to Madrid, however because of the membership’s switch embargo will be unable to function till 2018.
That provides him a number of months to return to full health, and if the membership’s newest video is something to go by, Costa might be glad for the additional time.
Diego Costa seems exhausted after being put by means of his paces by Atletico’s health coach
Costa might be thankful for the additional time he has to get match earlier than returning to match motion
The previous Chelsea striker steps up on a platform earlier than enjoying a move again to the coach
The infamous Oscar ‘Profe’ Ortega – whom Costa is aware of from his preliminary time on the membership – leaves the striker wanting exhausted of their newest drills, happening away from the remainder of Diego Simeone’s squad.
Costa has been coaching together with his group-mates, however can also be present process private periods with the health coach to up his depth ranges.
Within the newest collection of drills, Costa is proven engaged on his shut management and agility, stepping up onto a platform earlier than enjoying a move again to Ortega.
He’s then despatched onto a mini trampoline, the place the coach pushes him more durable nonetheless, earlier than the digital camera exhibits Costa wanting drained of all power.
Brazilian Costa is labored exhausting by the infamous Oscar Ortega at Atletico’s coaching amenities
Costa admitted earlier than he joined Atletico that he was frightened of the coach’s health periods
The striker was additionally made to work on his power, utilizing a heavy weight with the ‘Profe’
The additional coaching wanted by the previous Chelsea man is partially as a result of his lack of pre-season coaching.
Whereas his Blues group-mates have been put by way of a rigorous regime at Cobham, Costa was again at his house in Brazil, refusing to return.
Even again in the summertime, Costa appeared to know what was to return from Ortega, as he responded to journalists’ questions on his health.
Costa educated together with his staff-mates on Friday, however was again with the health coach this week
Costa was all smiles final week as he educated alongside his new colleagues for the primary time
Costa rejoined his previous membership Atletico Madrid three years after leaving them for Chelsea in 2014
On the airport when he was heading from Sao Paolo to Madrid to finish his transfer, he was requested if he was scared to step again on the scales after his day without work.
‘I am not as dangerous as some say and right here we have now El Profe Ortega who’s going to have me in form. The scales do not scare me, his coaching periods scare me!’
And he appears to have been proper!