So if it is true the saying that “the third one is defeated”, this summer Rome will try what it did not come out in 2013 or 2018: the signing of Diego Costa. The one of Lagarto, who does not live his best moments in Atlético, with two long injuries in the last two years that have forced him to undergo surgery and They have eroded their performance to unthinkable numbers at the LaLiga Costa of the Year, just seven goals in 40 games. That 2013-14 there were 36 in 51. An abyss of difference. Still, as they point most strongly from Italy, Roma looking for a partner for Dzeko (15 goals in 32 games this season), after the signing of Kalinic ‘frog came out’ (they will not exercise the right to purchase the loan: they will return it to Atlético) and on Gianluca’s agenda Petrachi, sports director, the name underlined and in bold, is that of Diego Costa. Fundamental to Simeone, always his bulwarkBecause of that fury and that force that infects others, especially in bad times, the crisis caused by the coronavirus could lengthen his stay at Atlético. The rojiblanco club, drowned by the economy (it is one of the clubs that has declared an ERTE) he will not undertake many signings in summer (Andrea Berta, his sports director, already recognized him the other day in statements to Tuttosport, “it would be best if there were no market”) and, although Atlético is looking for a ‘9’, Costa could continue. Last season in the winter market there was a significant offer from China that he rejected. Also of interest in Qatar, Brazil …With contract until June 2021, his market value has dropped to 18 million euros, according to the last update of the specialized page Transfermarkt. The Rome, as also reported by the Italian press, does not know still the price that he Athletic can ask you to undertake the signing of the Spanish-Brazilian striker who in August will be 32 years old. Although girlfriends are not lacking. Also from Italy, Naples follows, in addition to clubs from Qatar and Brazil. He more interested, however it is the Rome, waiting for that other saying not to be fulfilled this summer: “there are not two without three”.