The 25-year-old has been in sensational form for the Rojiblancos this season, helping them to the cusp of a historic La Liga and Champions League double.
However, reports in the English media yesterday said a €39million (£32m) deal had already been completed for the striker to join Jose Mourinho’s Blues in the summer.
“People say a lot of stupid things,” Costa is quoted as saying by Marca when asked about the rumours outside Atleti’s training ground this morning, as he stopped to sign autographs for fans.
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