Hiddink must ‘find a solution’ without Costa

first_imgSee also:Hiddink praises Costa after Chelsea drawChelsea miss out on victory after Oscar’s penalty blunderHiddink explains Fabregas substitutionChelsea v Watford player ratings Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebook Guus Hiddink has admitted Diego Costa’s suspension for Monday’s game at Manchester United is a setback for the Blues and that they must “find a solution”.Costa returned to form by scoring twice as Chelsea drew 2-2 with Watford on Boxing Day in Hiddink’s first match in charge since the Dutchman’s return to Stamford Bridge.AdChoices广告But a late lunge at Watford defender Craig Cathcart earned the striker a yellow card which rules him out of the clash at Old Trafford.Hiddink said: “It is a setback of course, especially as he is now increasing his reaction (to recent criticism of his performances).Hiddink praised Costa after Saturday’s draw“He’s out because it’s the fifth (yellow card) and it’s a pity. He was putting in some good performances, so it’s even more of a pity.“But it is not in my nature to complain. We will have to find a solution. We have to think about how to solve that problem.”With Radamel Falcao also unavailable, Hiddink is expected to start with Loic Remy up front.last_img

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