Falcao Completes United Move

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Manchester United have completed the signing of one of the best strikers in the world. Radamel Falcao joined on a season-long loan from Monaco, more than two hours after the transfer window officially closed. United were given extra time to push the deal through. But former United coach Rene Meulensteen says Falcao isn’t necessarily the player his old club needed [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/27720/medium/”] Man United and England striker Danny Welbeck has headed for the Old Trafford exit. He’s joined Arsenal in a 16-million pound move. Arsenal legend Alan Smith feels the 23-year old can come of age under Arsene Wenger [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/27721/medium/”] Kevin Doyle is a Premier League player once more. The Republic of Ireland striker has joined Crystal Palace on loan from Wolves until January. One striker leaving the Premier League is Alvaro Negredo. The Spanish striker has joined Valencia on loan for the season from Manchester City, with an option for the La Liga club to buy next summer. Micah Richards has left Premier League champions Manchester City, joining Italian side Fiorentina on a season-long loan. QPR missed out on strikers Jermain Defoe and Fabio Borini but managed to pick up midfielders Sandro and Niko Kranjcar. Hull have smashed their transfer record for the second time this summer. Uruguayan striker Abel Hernandez was brought in for a reported 10-million pounds. Hatem Ben Arfa and Gaston Ramirez also moved to the club on season-long loans. St Pats reached the quarter finals of the FAI Ford Cup for the ninth straight year with a 1-0 win at Shelbourne. Pats will play host to Bohemians in the last eight.