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Chelsea Ready To Offload Diego Costa

Reports are out claiming that Chelsea are willing to listen to offers for Diego Costa.

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The Sunday Mirror says the sale of Costa was considered last summer, but Jose Mourinho – after much consideration – decided to keep the ­controversial striker.

Costa’s Stamford Bridge future was a subject for discussion after only one season, following a ­tail-off in form.

But a failure to find world-class striking additions meant a possible sale did not materialise.

It is also thought Costa’s standing as a popular member with the squad influenced the decision to persevere with him.

But now, Chelsea would part with the 27-year-old – as long as they can recruit replacement firepower.

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