Manchester City agree record 54million fee for Atletico Madrid striker Falcao
Radamel Falcao will become Manchester City’s first signing of the Manuel Pellegrini era after City agreed a British record transfer fee for the Columbian international.Manchester City have met the £54m buy-out clause in Falcao’s Atletico contract securing him away from Jose Mourinho.
Mourinho and Falcao share an agent, Jorge Mendes, who was hoping Falcao would join him at Chelsea.
If a deal is confirmed Falcao will be a boost to the profile of the Premier League and also let Carlos Tevez leave the Etihad stadium.
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