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Atletico Madrid star Falcao admits idolising Newcastle legend Asprilla

Atletico Madrid star Radamel Falcao admits he grew up idolising Newcastle United legend Tino Asprilla.

Falcao is a top January target for Manchester City and Chelsea.

"My favourite was of course Faustino. I always support other Colombian players - and he showed that South Americans can handle the English game," said Falcao.

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