38 Facts About Radamel Falcao

1. Radamel Falcao has signed an endorsement deal with Puma and the endorsement deal requires him to wear their footwear for his matches.

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2. Radamel Falcao is a professional footballer from Colombia who plays as a striker for his national team.

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3. Radamel Falcao is married to Laurelei Taron, with whom he has two daughters: Dominique, born August 2013, and Desiree, born February 2015.

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4. Radamel Falcao enjoyed similar motherly support like Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Raheem Sterling.

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5. Radamel Falcao always had in his mother the person who supported it in the soccer and in the search of God.

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6. Radamel Falcao married Lorelei Taron, an Argentinean singer and the couple has two daughters; Dominique Garcia and Desiree Garcia Taron.

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7. On May 2013, Radamel Falcao signed a five-year contract with Monaco with a Ligue 1 promotion.

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8. Under the management of Reinaldo Merlo, Radamel Falcao completed a total of seven games giving him confidence in the team.

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9. In early 2013, it was revealed that Radamel Falcao was expecting his first child with her.

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10. Radamel Falcao is a second generation footballer, with his father, Radamel Garcia, having played professionally as a defender in Colombia and Venezuela, moving to the latter country when Falcao was five.

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11. Radamel Falcao is a symbol of the national team, a symbol of Colombian football.

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12. Radamel Falcao went on to score twice in the team's four remaining World Cup qualifying matches, as Colombia confirmed their qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on 10 October 2017.

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13. Radamel Falcao would score his first international goal in 11 months after starting for the first time since his injury against El Salvador on 10 October 2014.

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14. Radamel Falcao played in the 2004 Toulon Tournament, scoring his only goal at the tournament against Turkey.

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15. Radamel Falcao was applauded by Porto fans for the gesture.

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16. Radamel Falcao went on to say that he was confident in a speedy recovery.

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17. Radamel Falcao missed the first La Liga match of 2013 due to an injury, but returned in the second match against Real Zaragoza, where he scored a penalty.

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18. Radamel Falcao made his debut against Pacos de Ferreira on the opening day of the season and scored an important goal to earn the team a draw.

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19. Radamel Falcao was a key player as Diego Simeone led River to the 2008 Torneo Clausura championship, his first domestic title, and his performances meant he was linked with moves to a variety of clubs.

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20. Radamel Falcao was sent off in his only outing in the 2007 Copa Libertadores, against Colo-Colo in February 2007.

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21. Radamel Falcao began his River career in the youth team, playing in the eighth division of Argentine football.

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22. Radamel Falcao made his debut for Lanceros Boyaca in the Colombian Categoria Primera B on 28 August 1999 at the age of 13 years and 199 days, thus becoming the youngest debutant at that level of Colombian professional football.

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23. Radamel Falcao missed the 2014 FIFA World Cup through injury, but made his World Cup debut at the 2018 tournament in Russia.

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24. Radamel Falcao represented the country at the 2011 and 2015 Copa America.

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25. Radamel Falcao finished as top goalscorer for the second straight year and became the first player to win consecutive Europa League titles with two teams.

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26. Radamel Falcao became the first Colombian to receive the Portuguese Golden Ball award.

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27. Radamel Falcao is sometimes nicknamed "El Tigre" or "King of the Europa League".

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28. Radamel Falcao looks for Monaco exit and offers himself to Real Madrid.

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29. Radamel Falcao has been linked with a move to Barcelona and with a move to the MLS.

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30. Radamel Falcao is back for the hosts but now they have lost Youri Tielemans and Alexander Golovin to.

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31. Radamel Falcao ended the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification campaign as Colombia's top scorer with nine goals.

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32. Radamel Falcao scored in the final minutes of the game scoring the fourth goal.

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33. Radamel Falcao played for the Colombia national under-17 team at the 2001 South American Under-17 Football Championship, where he played four matches and scored one goal against Bolivia.

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34. Radamel Falcao scored a header against Malaga, forcing Malaga defender Weligton to score an own goal, pushing Atletico to victory in the final minute.

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35. Radamel Falcao played his first Madrid Derby against Real Madrid on 11 April 2012.

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36. On 2 February 2010, Radamel Falcao scored twice in a Taca de Portugal quarter-finals victory against rivals Sporting CP.

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37. Radamel Falcao scored his first professional hat-trick on 28 September 2007, as River made a historic comeback against Botafogo to progress in the 2007 Sudamericana.

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38. Radamel Falcao became a regular in the first team during the 2005 Torneo Apertura.

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