Born in Lagarto, Sergipe, Brazil on October 7, 1988. Brazilian-born Spanish professional football player Diego Costa, who plays for Chelsea and Spanish national team, has an estimated net worth of $28 million. He is best known for his capacity in physique, goalscoring, and keeping possession. He made his debut football career at Barcelona Esportiva Capela club before being discovered and joining Portugal’s S.C. Braga in 2006 as a stand-in player for several months. By the end of 2006, Atlético Madrid had acquired him with a €1.5 million contract before selling him to Real Valladolid in 2009. However, the 26-year-old footballer was eventually brought back to Atlético Madrid in 2010 and stayed with the club for four seasons while gradually gaining fame and recognition for his talent. In July 2014, he signed a £32 million deal with one of England’s influential clubs Chelsea for which he still plays to date. Diego Costa was initially one of the players for Brazil’s senior squad which he had played for twice in 2013 before converting to Spain’s national team in March 2014 following his succession in obtaining Spanish citizenship in September 2013. He has won many accolades including Top scorer and Player of the Month for both La Liga and Premier League.