Radamel Falcao

Born: February 10, 1986 (age 29)

Height: 5'10" (178cm)

Hometown: Santa Marta, Colombia
Nationality: Colombia Colombian

Position: Striker
Team: Manchester United (no. 9) on loan from AS Monaco
Career History
Senior2013-AS Monaco
→ 2014-Manchester United (loan)
Sports Mole has 900 articles about Radamel Falcao. Articles 1 to 40:
Robin van Persie of Manchester United reacts as he leaves the pitch during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford on January 11, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford as the hosts look to bounce back from their defeat to Swansea.
14:46
Louis van Gaal, manager of Manchester United shakes hands with Ronald Koeman, manager of Southampton during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's Stadium on December 8, 2014
The Premier League race for the Champions League
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the five-way Premier League battle to qualify for next season's Champions League.
Feb 25, 16:31
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Manchester United's Radamel Falcao brushes off Real Madrid rumours
Radamel Falcao rubbishes rumours linking him to Real Madrid by insisting that he is "happy" at Manchester United.
Feb 25, 14:04
James Wilson of Manchester United U21 during the Barclays U21 Premier League match between Blackburn U21 and Manchester United U21 at Leigh Stadium on December 02, 2013
Manchester United's James Wilson suffers dead leg
A dead leg could keep James Wilson out of Manchester United's upcoming Premier League encounter against Sunderland.
Feb 24, 11:46
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United shakes hands with Radamel Falcao of Manchester United as he is replaced during the FA Cup Fifth round match between Preston North End and Manchester United at Deepdale on February 16, 2015
Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasilyev: 'Radamel Falcao needs a confidence boost'
Striker Radamel Falcao needs a boost in confidence, according to Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasilyev.
Feb 24, 04:05
Juan Mata of Manchester United celebrates scoring the opening goal during the FA Cup Fourth round replay match between Manchester United and Cambridge United at Old Trafford on February 3, 2015
Juan Mata eyes "crucial" Champions League spot
Manchester United ace Juan Mata warns that it is simply crucial for he and his teammates to secure Champions League qualification this season.
Feb 24, 00:04
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Muenchen vs 1899 Hoffenheim, in Munich southern Germany, on November 22, 2014
Robert Lewandowski is Manchester United's number one summer target?
Manchester United will reportedly bid for Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski in the summer after deciding against signing Radamel Falcao on a permanent deal.
Feb 23, 08:57
Radamel Falcao Garcia of Manchester United celebrates scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United at Villa Park on December 20, 2014
Real Madrid 'consider summer Radamel Falcao swoop'
Real Madrid reportedly plot a summer deal for Manchester United loanee Radamel Falcao.
Feb 22, 01:12
Radamel Falcao Garcia of Manchester United warms up with team-mate Paddy McNair before the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford on September 27, 2014
Monaco vice-president: Radamel Falcao will move to a "great club"
Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasilyev claims that striker Radamel Falcao has interest from some of the world's "great clubs".
Feb 21, 14:19
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Manchester United's Radamel Falcao announces birth of second baby girl
Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao announces the birth of his second daughter Desiree.
Feb 20, 13:04
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford in Manchester on September 27, 2014
Preview: Swansea City vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Swansea and Man United at the Liberty Stadium as Louis van Gaal seeks revenge for their opening-day defeat.
Feb 19, 20:23
Edinson Cavani celebrates scoring the equaliser for PSG against Chelsea on February 17, 2015
Report: Manchester United want Edinson Cavani
A report claims that Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal wants to build his team around Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani next season.
Feb 18, 15:39
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Louis Saha: 'Radamel Falcao needs time to adapt at Manchester United'
Louis Saha reckons that Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao was caught out by the physicality of the Premier League, which explains his troubles to date.
Feb 18, 06:45
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Paul Parker hits out at Louis van Gaal over Radamel Falcao
Radamel Falcao's struggles in a Manchester United shirt are down to manager Louis van Gaal, according to Paul Parker.
Feb 17, 16:06
Radamel Falcao Garcia of Manchester United celebrates scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United at Villa Park on December 20, 2014
Clayton Blackmore wants Radamel Falcao to stay at Manchester United
Talking to Sports Mole, Clayton Blackmore encourages Manchester United to sign Colombian loanee Radamel Falcao on a permanent basis.
Feb 17, 10:39
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United celebrates with teammate Wayne Rooney (L) of Manchester United after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford on January 31, 20
Team News: Wayne Rooney, Angel di Maria, Radamel Falcao all start for Manchester United
Wayne Rooney captains a strong Manchester United team for tonight's FA Cup fifth-round clash away to Preston North End.
Feb 16, 18:53
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United celebrates scoring their second goal during the FA Cup Fifth round match between Preston North End and Manchester United at Deepdale on February 16, 2015
Live Commentary: Preston North End 1-3 Manchester United - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the FA Cup fifth-round tie between Preston North End and Manchester United at Deepdale.
Feb 16, 18:45
Manchester United's Wayne Rooney celebrates after Arsenal's own goal on November 22, 2014
Louis van Gaal: 'Manchester United need Wayne Rooney in midfield'
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal insists that playing Wayne Rooney up front would leave the team short in midfield.
Feb 15, 11:08
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on December 28, 2014
Louis van Gaal: 'Roy Hodgson right to play Wayne Rooney up front'
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal agrees with England manager Roy Hodgson that Wayne Rooney should be played as a striker for the the Three Lions.
Feb 15, 02:17
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguyan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group F football match between Paris Saint-Germain and Ajax Amsterdam on November 25, 2014
Report: Manchester United confident of landing Edinson Cavani
Manchester United are confident of signing Edinson Cavani this summer, according to reports.
Feb 14, 17:57
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United celebrates with teammate Wayne Rooney (L) of Manchester United after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford on January 31, 20
Denis Law: 'Radamel Falcao can succeed'
Manchester United legend Denis Law believes that Radamel Falcao will eventually succeed at the club.
Feb 14, 14:40
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on December 28, 2014
Why are Manchester United struggling to create chances?
Sports Mole assesses why Manchester United have struggled to create goalscoring opportunities since Louis van Gaal took charge of the club in the summer.
Feb 14, 11:02
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Tony Gale: Wayne Rooney is "wasted" in his new midfield role
Pundit Tony Gale believes that Wayne Rooney should be up front and is "wasted" in his current midfield role.
Feb 13, 20:35
Radamel Falcao Garcia of Manchester United celebrates scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United at Villa Park on December 20, 2014
Radamel Falcao 'will sign for elite club if he leaves Manchester United'
Radamel Falcao's agent Jorge Mendes insists that the striker will join another elite club if Manchester United decide against permanently signing him in the summer.
Feb 12, 15:16
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Louis van Gaal: Wayne Rooney 'undroppable' in midfield role
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal suggests that Wayne Rooney provides the team with much-needed balance, making him undroppable from his midfield position.
Feb 12, 08:34
Chris Smalling of Manchester United scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on February 11, 2015
Match Analysis: Man Utd 3-1 Burnley
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Manchester United's 3-1 win over Burnley as Louis van Gaal's side climb up to third.
Feb 11, 22:24
Chris Smalling of Manchester United scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Burnley on February 11, 2015
Result: Manchester United see off resilient Burnley
Manchester United beat Burnley at Old Trafford to move into third place in the Premier League.
Feb 11, 21:44
Jonny Evans of Manchester United shows his frustration during the Capital One Cup Second Round match against MK Dons on August 26, 2014
Team News: Two defensive changes for Manchester United's visit of Burnley
Louis van Gaal makes two defensive changes for Manchester United's visit of Burnley, who are forced to alter their lineup for the first time in 11 Premier League games.
Feb 11, 18:58
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Ham United at Old Trafford in Manchester on September 27, 2014
Louis van Gaal: 'Wayne Rooney could return to role as striker'
Louis van Gaal claims that fielding Wayne Rooney as a striker is "dependable on the circumstances" of the game, which he says can "change every week".
Feb 11, 06:15
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Jamie Carragher critical of Manchester United forward line after draw
Jamie Carragher is critical of Manchester United's attack after they struggled to break down West Ham United.
Feb 9, 04:00
Daley Blind of Manchester United celebrates scoring their first goal with Marouane Fellaini during the Barclays Premier League match against West Ham on February 8, 2015
Result: Daley Blind saves Manchester United with late equaliser at West Ham United
Manchester United extend their unbeaten away record to seven games as Daley Blind rescues a late point against West Ham United.
Feb 8, 18:07
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Team News: West Ham United, Manchester United make five changes apiece
Radamel Falcao is one of five changes for Manchester United for their trip to West Ham United in the Premier League.
Feb 8, 15:40
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United celebrates with teammate Wayne Rooney (L) of Manchester United after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford on January 31, 20
Radamel Falcao 'will leave his mark on Manchester United'
Portuguese agent Jorge Mendes tips misfiring striker Radamel Falcao to be a success at Manchester United.
Feb 8, 00:04
West Ham's Sam Allardyce prior to kick-off against West Brom in the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
Preview: West Ham United vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between West Ham United and Manchester United at Upton Park.
Feb 6, 18:46
James Wilson of Manchester United celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on May 6, 2014
Juan Mata: 'James Wilson has great future ahead of him'
Juan Mata backs James Wilson to become a massive success at Manchester United in the coming years following a breakthrough season for the youngster at Old Trafford.
Feb 4, 07:45
Kwesi Appiah of Cambridge celebrates with team mate and captain Michael Nelson after scoring his and the teams second goal of the game during the Sky Bet League Two match between Cambridge United and Oxford United at The Abbey Stadium on October 11, 2014
Interview: Cambridge United defender Michael Nelson ahead of Manchester United replay
Sports Mole looks ahead to Cambridge United's FA Cup replay away at Manchester United with centre-back Michael Nelson.
Feb 3, 10:58
Robin van Persie of Manchester United is congratulated by teammates Wayne Rooney and Adnan Januzaj after scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford on January 31, 201
Premier League in Numbers: Week 23
Sports Mole looks back over the 23rd round of Premier League encounters with a selection of facts and figures from each match.
Feb 2, 12:00
Andrey Arshavin, then of Arsenal, celebrates his fourth goal against Liverpool on April 21, 2009.
On this day: Andrei Arshavin agrees Arsenal switch
Six years ago today, Russian international Andrei Arshavin put the finishing touches on his move to Arsenal.
Feb 2, 09:57
James Wilson of Manchester United battles for the ball with Josh Coulson of Cambridge United during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Cambridge United and Manchester United at The R Costings Abbey Stadium on January 23, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Cambridge United
Sports Mole previews the FA Cup fourth-round replay between Manchester United and Cambridge United.
Feb 2, 03:01
Adnan Januzaj in action for Manchester United on October 20, 2014
Adnan Januzaj grateful for playing time
Man United youngster Adnan Januzaj says that he is happy to have started the 3-1 win over Leicester as he bids for increased minutes under Louis van Gaal.
Feb 1, 14:24
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