Monaco management convinced of Falcao deal

AS Monaco management are convinced of a deal for Atletico Madrid star Radamel Falcao. The Colombian has so far stayed tightlipped on the rumoured agreement.

AS Monaco management are convinced of a deal for Atletico Madrid star Radamel Falcao.

The Colombian has so far stayed tightlipped on the rumoured agreement.

Monaco assistant coach Jean Petit is reported to have told Radio RCN on Friday: "Yes, we are expecting Falcao and four or five other players of his quality.

"We have spoken and we continue to speak with Falcao and his representatives, negotiations are ongoing. We hope to seal a deal as soon as possible.

"Monaco need a player like Falcao because he can help us a lot and because he can attract other top players, and that's the best way of confirming out project is big and interesting.

"Signing Falcao is a big coup on sporting and media levels for French football."

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