Former team-mate claims Chelsea star is a madman
Since moving to Chelsea in 2014, Costa's temperament has been frequently called into question.
The Spanish striker already has four yellow cards this season, meaning he is just one booking away from a suspension.
And Sinama Pongolle, who trained with Costa at Atletico before moving to Sporting Lisbon in 2010, admits the striker's temper is just like you see on TV.
Sinama Pongolle told French outlet Le 10 Sport: "When I went to Sporting the club had no money and so brought back Diego Costa, who was on loan.
"I trained with him and he's a madman, like what you see on TV. It's... read more
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