In a staggering post-match meeting, Diego Costa demands he is scrutinized "in light of the fact that I don't play for Real Madrid or Barcelona or on the grounds that I'm not a local Spaniard".
Costa supplanted Alvaro Morata halfway through the main half against Belgium on Thursday and helped David Silva for Spain's first objective in a 2-0 win, inciting the striker to not just laud himself for "conceivably my best amusement" in a Roja pullover after the match however pummel his nation's Press.
"Here and there [the Press] scrutinize me since I don't play for Madrid or Barca or in light of the fact that I'm not a local Spaniard, but rather I think I had ??a great amusement, perhaps my best [for Spain]," the Chelsea star was cited as saying by AS.
"Another time has started and my partners have confidence in me. It's actual that the objectives are still not there, but rather today I had a nice sentiment and [the goals] will come.
"I'd be concerned on the off chance that I didn't have chances, yet the group make them and that is great. I plan to score soon.
"I'm reprimanded for my character, however I additionally have quality. I won't change, regardless of the fact that I'm reprimanded.
"It's actual that occasionally I'm wrong, yet I needn't bother with anybody [from the Press] to let me know.
"I have many individuals around me and they say these things to my face, which is great. Everybody has snippets of displeasure."