Chelsea will have to convince Radamel Falcao to accept a staggering pay-cut if he is to leave AS Monaco in January.

Blues boss Jose Mourinho watched his target play against Belgium and was not disappointed, as Falcao scored in a 2-0 win which was also the European side's first defeat in one year.

The Daily Mail says Falcao earns around £12million-a-year tax free currently, which would means Chelsea would have to pay him close to £450,000-a-week to equal his salary.

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