Best social media reaction as United close in on Falcao.
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With the breaking news that Manchester United are clear favourites to win the race to sign AS Monaco striker Radamel Falcao, Twitter has unsurprisingly been in overdrive with reaction to a potentially huge deal.
Having already completed the exciting signing of Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid earlier this summer, United are clearly ready to spend big to improve their struggling squad, with Falcao another big name who could be on his way to Old Trafford.
See below for the best reaction to news of United’s latest signing, whose £12m loan deal to the club looks all but done.
— Stan Collymore (@StanCollymore) September 1, 2014
Van Gaal thinks Van Persie will continue struggling with injuries and Falcao is more than an ideal replacement — Guillem Balague (@GuillemBalague) September 1, 2014
Going to be great if United sign Falcao. Everybody’s already wasted their “icing! but where is the cake!?” lines on Di Maria. — Andrew Thomas (@andi_thomas) September 1, 2014
BREAKING: Radamel Falcao has been spotted at the Etihad, wearing an Arsenal kit, asking for directions to Old Trafford, yelling Hala Madrid!
— CasualUltra.com (@CasualUltra_) September 1, 2014
Falcao would be an absurd misallocation of resources by Manchester United. A signing for the sake of a press-conference.
— Seb SB (@premleagueowl) September 1, 2014
Like any great prophet, we mere mortals simply can’t see the coming tactical revolution. All bow to LvG’s mastery: pic.twitter.com/qiPeSllZ0R
— Stefan Bienkowski (@SBienkowski) September 1, 2014