Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa has been handed EIGHT MATCHES BAN over insult on referee’s mum.
What actually happened?,the Spain international during their Laliga tie with Barcelona on Saturday April 6th fouled Barcelona midfielder, Arthur which earned Barca a free kick but the former Chelsea forward claimed the decision should have been in favour of his side.
Costa thought that Atletico would be awarded a foul but surprisingly to him the referee decided to give it the other way and he sprinted immediately towards the official to scream with a common Spanish phrase that is roughly translated as ”Son of a b***h” in his face.
His actions was seen as being too far from the ethics landed him in four games band for the insult and another four for grabbing his arm during a defeat to Barcelona.
The EIGHT MATCHES BAN means Costa will be out of games for the season as they are only seven matches left in the league in the 2018/19 season.