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Atletico Madrid coach Simeone confirms Diego Costa return

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone admits Diego Costa's return from injury has offered them a lift.

Costa has been sidelined due to serious injury and Simeone went on to give an update on his striker's recovery process.

"This week he has joined [the group] and participated in training," Simeone said.

"He is getting hooked [on the feeling of coming back], he is looking forward to it and he is excited.

"The doctors will discharge him when appropriate.

"We hope we can have Diego with us and when he returns, we will have a player who has given us a lot."

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