MANCHESTER, – Manchester United (MU) reportedly going one step further to get the signature of AS Monaco striker, Radamel Falcao. Even MU has prepared a uniform called back number 9 for Falcao.
Uniform number 9 in MU had previously worn by Andy Cole, Dimitar Berbatov, and Louis Saha. Falcao is now reportedly heading to Manchester to undergo a medical at Old Trafford.
Falcao a warm conversation towards the close of the transfer window this summer. Initially he entered the list of players target of a number of European clubs, such as Real Madrid, Arsenal, Chelsea and Juventus.
However, recently a number of Italian media claim that Manchester City and Chelsea are also fighting over his services. Falcao was ultimately prefer with United and he reportedly recruited by status on loan for a season.
If this news is true, Falcao will be the sixth player brought in MU this season. Earlier, United had to pick Luke Shaw (Southampton), Ander Herrera (Ahtletic Bilbao), Marcos Rojo (Sporting CP), Angel di Maria (Real Madrid), and Daley Blind (Ajax Amsterdam).
AS Monaco bought Falcao of Atletico Madrid in July 2013 and still has a contract until June 2018.