In one of the more dramatic deadline day deals in recent history, Manchester United have signed Radamel Falcao from AS Monaco to a season-long loan for a reported fee of £6 million. The 28-year-old reportedly earns £300,000-a-week, but United will not be expected to cover the full amount.
News of a deal between the two European clubs emanated from South America late Sunday night/early Monday morning.
Falcao is reportedly flying into England to have a medical and finalize the transfer later this afternoon.
United were able to fight off league rivals Arsenal and Manchester City to the Colombia international’s signature, with reports believing Arsenal were the…