Radamel Falcao is a professional footballer who plays as a forward for Rayo Vallecano and often captains the Colombia national football team. Nicknamed “El Tigre” (Spanish for Tiger), Falcao has played at various clubs such as River Plate, AS Monaco, Manchester United and Porto. And today he has made a name for himself and has risen to the heights of sporting glory in the same way.
Falcao began his football career with Colombian second division club Lanceros Boyaca before moving to Argentine club River Plate. There he played through the ranks of their youth academy for five years from 2001 to 2005. They later won the 2007–08 Clausura tournament.
A year later, in 2009, he joined Portuguese side, Porto. They also won trophies such as the Europa League and Primeira Liga double in 2011. He also became the club’s all-time top goalscorer in international club competitions and the first Colombian to receive the Portuguese Golden Ball award. Radamel Falcao ended his tenure at Porto having made more than 50 appearances in all competitions.
He joined Atlético Madrid on loan in 2011 and even led the club to win several titles. Two years later, he signed a contract with Ligue 1 club Monaco. But several months later, he went on to Premier League clubs Manchester United and Chelsea before returning to Monaco in the summer of 2016. He currently plays for Spanish club Rayo Vallecano after joining Galatasaray in 2021.
Internationally, he is regarded as one of the greatest Colombian footballers of all time. He has also represented his country at the 2011, 2015 and 2019 Copa América and the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Radamel Falcao net worth
According to Networth Bro, Falcao has a net worth of $70 million. The former AS Monaco forward earns a considerable fortune through sponsorships and other endorsement deals.
Radamel Falcao Salary
The Colombian striker reportedly has a salary of $11K weekly and $590K annually with Rayo Vallecano.
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Radamel Falcao Transfer Value
Falcao will join La Liga club Rayo Vallecano from Galatasaray in 2021. His contract is due to expire in June 2022. However, he currently has a market value of $2.26 million.
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