Caught Offside

Arsenal Aston Villa Cardiff City Chelsea Crystal Palace Everton Fulham Hull City Liverpool Man City Man Utd Newcastle Norwich Southampton Stoke Sunderland Swansea Spurs West Brom West Ham

Chelsea Agree Stunning €80m Deal to Sign AS Monaco Forward Radamel Falcao

by The Newshound

Comments
Falcao Chelsea 80m

Stamford Bridge side ready to smash British transfer record to land Colombian hit-man.

Check in to Sunderland vs Chelsea

According to Le10Sport Chelsea have agreed an €80m (£66m) deal to sign AS Monaco goal machine Radamel Falcao.

Read more Chelsea fc news.

A move to bring in the Colombian does however depend on whether Jose Mourinho can convince Spanish international Fernando Torres to move to the Stade Louis II in part exchange for Falcao.

Falcao could well be the ideal man to spearhead the Blues attack with the likes of Torres, Demba Ba, Samuel Eto’o and Andre Schurrle struggling to make an impact in the Premier League this season.

Just five of Chelsea’s 24 Premier League goals have come from their striking quartet and a move to bring in a January addition to help boost the Stamford Bridge side’s push for major honours is certainly plausible and a move for Falcao is perhaps all the more enticing for the West London side knowing that the former Atletico Madrid man will not be cup tied from Champions League action.

Falcao has scored nine goals in 14 Ligue 1 fixtures this season and is the French top tier’s joint leading goal-scorer.

Torres may jump at the chance of a fresh challenge and may well feel that a move to AS Monaco could be a more reliable route to regular first team football than to remain at Chelsea.

Liverpool’s worst signings ever: The top 10 terrible Reds transfers, with Aquilani & Downing

The world’s 20 best young players, as judged by FIFA 14, with Chelsea and Arsenal stars

(Video) The top 10 Arsenal goals in the Wenger era including strikes from club legend Thierry Henry


Comments



Tagged Under:
,
Comments