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Football fans went insane after Diego Costa's latest act of violence

Published 19/09/2015 | 14:21

Gabriel of Arsenal and Diego Costa of Chelsea argue during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on September 19, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)
Gabriel of Arsenal and Diego Costa of Chelsea argue during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on September 19, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Diego Costa is certainly a vessel for Jose Mourinho out on the pitch. The combative Chelsea boss loves to get involved in controversial incidents off the field and his chief striker does an excellent job of maintaining the status quo between the lines.

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Last season the Spaniard was often criticised for his physical style of play and today in Chelsea's game against Arsenal he has angered people once more.

Costa made contact with Arsenal defender Gabriel and after they exchanged words, both were booked. However, the striker continued to needle Gabriel and the Arsenal man's protestations ensured he saw yellow again while Costa remained on the field.

Football fans and journalists took to Twitter to simultaneously slam and in some cases, offer a strange admiration of Costa's villainous abilities.







The Chelsea Twitter account saw the incident differently to the rest of the world though. Apparently, it was just a 'coming together'...

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