It has been that way for a while though and despite Atleti coach Diego Simeone’s continued attempts to distance himself from those rumours (ESPNFC), it appears that the 27-year-old tops a host of summer wish lists spanning some of Europe’s biggest clubs.
Since arriving in Spain from Porto, the hit-man has bagged more than 50 goals in almost two seasons at the Vicente Calderon. With all strikers being judged against the 20 goals per season mark, Falcao appears to be the ideal summer transfer splash for a host of European giants.
However, the player still insists that he has received no bids from his potential suitors (Sky Sports), sparking further debate.
With so many big-name European sides coveting his signature, let’s take a look at the six most likely destinations for the Colombian should he leave Atletico Madrid.