English Premier League 2014-15 Transfer Deadline Day: Falcao Joins Man Utd, Hernandez To Real Madrid, Wellbeck to Arsenal

by Rory Kernaghan | Posted on Monday, September 1st, 2014 | 0

In the final day of the English Premier League 201-15 transfer window Manchester United have made another big signing. Having already snatched up Real Madrid winger Angel Di Maria, the struggling Red Devils are still looking to strengthen their squad. News broke today that Monaco striker and Colombian international star Radamel Falcao has signed for Manchester United on loan. Read on for more news from the transfer deadline day live stream

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Multiple sources are linking Colombian born striker Radamel Falcao to a one-year loan move to Manchester United. The Monaco striker will come just in time for the struggling former champions, as they are yet to claim a win in this seasons opening three games. A 4-1 cup loss to MK Dons was embarrassing at best, and Louis Van Gaal’s United squad will hope to kick start their season before it’s too late.

The 28-year old AS Monaco star was being heavily linked to a move to Spanish giants Real Madrid, but United have since confirmed their season long agreement. Falcao is currently in a five-year contract with Monaco, rumoured to be worth £50 million, with an annual wage of around £13 million. The season loan with United is estimated to be worth £6 million with a view to a permanent signing.

Also of interest for United fans….

It’s one in, one out for the United team, as front man Hernandez has been confirmed in a move to Real Madrid. The Mexican international has scored 37 goals for United since joining four seasons ago, and has only seen 45 minutes of play under new manager Louis Van Gaal. It appears that he doesn’t quite fit the Dutchman’s vision of United this season, and he joins Madrid for an undisclosed sum for a season-long loan, with a view to a full contract.

Could this last minute deal be the start of Manchester United’s rise from the ashes? Fans of the Red Devils will hope so, as the 20-time league champions are yet to win a game in the 2014-15 EPL. Stay tuned for more last minute transfer deadline news.


Arsenal are looking at signing Matija Nastasic and Ron Vlaar

Manchester City defender Matija Nastasic and Dutch Aston Villa defender are both linked to potential moves to Arsene Wenger’s Gunners, meanwhile Burnley have confirmed that Chelsea midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah has been signed on loan until January.

Petr Cech to QPR

Chelsea FC’s long time goalkeeper Petr Cech has been offered to rival London club QPR on a loan basis, and Blue striker Fernando Torres will be joined by Chelsea defender Marco Van Ginkel at AC Milan on a season’s loan.

Anderson to Burnley rumours

Rumours are rapidly spreading that Manchester United midfielder Anderson is being linked to a Burnley move. Interesting to say the least…..

Cech shoots down QPR talk

Petr Cech has denied that he will be leaving Chelsea, stating the following:

 ‘I am a Chelsea player, where I have two more years of contract. In football, nothing can be predicted in advance, nothing is ever perfect. I’ve been at the club for ten years, but the situation I am in is new to me. The three opening matches I could not did for the team but I have no reason to panic, pack up and leave.’

Micah Richards en route to Italy?

Manchester City staple Micah Richards is being linked to a loan move to Italian Serie A team Fiorentina

Danny Wellbeck is a Gunner?

Rumours are breaking that Manchester United forward Danny Wellbeck has signed with Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal. Wellbeck, 23, has been heavily linked to Arsenal and Tottenham after a rough year with Man Utd. It would appear that Arsenal beat Tottenham to the race, according to Sky Sports presenter Alan Smith

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