Venables gave his opinion of the deal to the London Evening Standard.
"Good? Itâ€™s phenomenal, the outstanding signing on an incredible deadline day. Falcaoâ€™s impact at United will be similar to how Suarez lifted players at Liverpool. Players like Sturridge raised their game to a new level, the desire to win and to be the best swept through the team. Thatâ€™s what Falcao will do for United.
"There are very few players in the world who can genuinely make a difference in a team and Falcao is one of them. Theyâ€™re very, very difficult to get but when the chance comes you have to be bold enough to seize it and United have done that. OK, itâ€™s a lot of money but itâ€™s what the Premier League is about â€“ the fans want to see something special and this keeps the magic alive."
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