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Diego Costa is a professional football/soccer player who played in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Costa plays Striker for Atlético Madrid as number 18. Costa was born on October 7, 1988, in Lagarto, Sergipe, Brazil. This article examines Diego Costa’s net worth.
As a youth, Diego Costa played for Barcelona EC during 2004-2006. Over 2006, Costa played for S.C. Braga earning 0 caps and scoring 0 goals. During 2006, Costa played for F.C. Penafiel (loan) earning 13 caps and scoring 5 goals. In 2007-2009, Costa played for Atlético Madrid earning 0 caps and scoring 0 goals. In 2007, Costa played for S.C. Braga (loan) earning 6 caps and scoring 0 goals. From 2007-2008, Costa played for Celta de Vigo (loan) earning 30 caps and scoring 6 goals. From 2008-2009, Costa played for Albacete Balompié (loan) earning 34 caps and scoring 8 goals. From 2010-2014, Costa played for Atlético Madrid earning 94 caps and scoring 43 goals.
Diego Costa also played nationally. During 2013, Costa played for the Brazil national football team scoring 0 goals, with 2 caps. During 2014-, Costa played for the Spain national football team with 18 caps and 7 goals.
Football/soccer players’ pay range heavily based on location and success. In Europe, Premier League salaries are around $4-5 million per year, while MLS footballers in the USA make around $200,000 per year. In Latin America, footballers earn around $1-2 million per year, and in China, footballers earn almost $200,000. The least paying leagues can pay under $50,000 per year. The best players in Europe can make $50 million or more. For actual World Cup play, footballers generaly earn $500,000 or less.
So what is football/soccer player Diego Costa’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Diego Costa’s net worth as of 2018 is: $35 million
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