October 5, 2022

Diego Costa admitted he was ‘scared to demise’ whereas filming his signing video for brand spanking new membership Wolves.

The previous Chelsea man has been drafted in by Bruno Lage till the tip of the season amid their striker disaster.


Costa is now a Wolves participant… so naturally the membership did a signing video of him holding three wolves

Their £15million summer time signing, Sasa Kalajdzic, suffered a critical knee damage in his debut.

The 33-year-old was unveiled by Wolves on Monday with a slightly distinctive signing video.

Costa was holding three precise wolves by chains with the clip having the caption ‘Diego is a wolf’.

The Brazilian-born striker, who performed worldwide soccer for Spain, has a fearsome status on the soccer subject.

However even he admitted holding the animals intimidated him.

“I used to be scared to demise,” he advised the membership’s web site. “Holding that chain I saved pondering, ‘What if this wolf thinks about leaping on high of me?’ after which the three of them did.

Costa has penned a contract until the end of the season


Costa has penned a contract till the tip of the season

“As a result of the girl coaching them saved calling them, requested them to maneuver round just a little and the canine, the wolves didn’t do a single factor. And I assumed, ‘In the event that they’re not doing something with the coach, if they arrive’…once they got here and smelled my foot, I knew I used to be performed for.

“I used to be just a little scared then. These had been wolves, not canines. It was a cool expertise however not a really comfy one. I’ve 5 canines, however they’re not wolves!”

Wolves have only one win from their first six video games, however have been one of the constant performers since their promotion again to the Premier League in 2018. 

Costa will wear the number 29 shirt for Wolves this season


Costa will put on the quantity 29 shirt for Wolves this season

Explaining his determination to affix, he mentioned: “It’s a first-class membership with superb gamers who know learn how to play soccer and having the possibility to play within the Premier League once more was the principle factor.

“Clearly, the membership influenced my determination, particularly figuring out I can adapt much more simply right here not solely from a technical perspective, the standard of the gamers but in addition from the truth that quite a lot of the gamers are Portuguese and that can make my transition that a lot smoother.

“It wasn’t in the most effective phrases doable on accounts of a participant’s damage which, sadly, I can solely want him nothing however the most effective for him.

“However when he [Bruno Lage] advised me about returning to the Premier League since this a championship I’ve associated to fairly a bit, at all times appreciated it and adopted. Regardless of how a lot I loved enjoying in Madrid, I felt discouraged, however this motivated me. It lit that fireplace inside me.”

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