Disappointing End To Falcao Saga, As Manchester United Cancel Transfer

 

Falcao had a disappointing season at United scoring just four times in 29 appearances.

had a disappointing season at United scoring just four times in 29 appearances.

The 29-year-old Colombian striker joined  on transfer deadline day in September, initially on a temporary basis and with an option to make the move permanent.

Falcao made 29 appearances and scored four goals during nine months at , with his last goal coming against Leicester on 31 january.

The columbian who missed the2014ld Cup after suffering a serious knee injury has previously played for FC Porto and .

The Monaco striker made a point of waving to the United fans when he was substituted in the 1-1 draw with on 17 May, in what proved to be his last appearance.

And he departs with the best wishes of the manager and everyone at the club.

“Falcao is a top professional and a good human being. On behalf of myself and everyone at the club I would like to wish him well for the future. On behalf of myself and everyone at the club I would like to wish him well for the future.” said .

£265,000-a-week wages and exorbitant transfer fee for a 29-year-old ultimately forced United to turn down the chance to sign him permanently.

Falcao will now be looking to find himself a new club as Monaco are facing financial troubles.

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