Atletico Madrid Star Diego Costa Becomes Adidas Ambassador
By Community | February 6, 2014
German sportswear giant adidas has announced the signing of Spanish striker Diego Costa as an official adidas ambassador.
Over the last two seasons Diego Costa has risen to prominence as one of the hottest properties in world football and is amongst the top goalscorers in La Liga and Europe this term for Atletico Madrid.
Upon signing with adidas, Diego Costa said: “I’m delighted to sign with adidas who are the true leaders in global football. The brand has a fantastic history but they are also at the forefront when it comes to innovation, which is why I was drawn to them so much. I look forward to great success wearing adidas boots and I’m proud to join the group of other great players adidas sponsors.”
Gregory Fernandez, adidas Global Director of Player Management and Scouting said: “With Costa firing on all cylinders he has been targeted by top clubs, national sides and now by the world’s top football brand. adidas has always associated with the world’s best talent and we are very pleased to link up with Diego Costa.”
Costa will wear the adizero f50 range of boots on-pitch, joining the likes of Leo Messi, Gareth Bale and Luis Suarez.