Chelsea central defender Kurt Zouma spoke to French football programme Téléfoot about a moment recently where he appeared to call teammate Diego Costa a cheat for his antics vs Arsenal.
Zouma had the following to say:
“I did not realise what I had said. I used a word that I did not want to use. Diego Costa is a friend who I respect a lot. I wanted to say that he likes to provoke the opponent a little bit…”