Saturday, 4 July 2015

Chelsea Transfer News: Done Deal, Costa's £29m wish, midfielder departs

DONE DEAL: Radamel Falcao has joined Chelsea on loan [GETTY]
DONE DEAL: Radamel Falcao has joined Chelsea on loan [GETTY]
Chelsea have completed the signing of Radamel Falcao on loan from Monaco, the Telegraph report.

The Premier League champions have the option to make the move permanent next summer.

The Colombian spent last season on loan at Manchester United but failed to live up to expectations, scoring just four goals.

But Jose Mourinho believes he will be able to get the 29-year-old back to the level he was at before suffering a serious knee injury in January 2014.

Midfielder Mario Pasalic has moved to Monaco on loan as part of the deal for Falcao, the report.Pasalic joined Chelsea last summer from Hajduk Split but is yet to make a senior appearance for the Blues.

He spent last season on loan to Spanish club Elche.

Chelsea striker Diego Costa hopes Atletico Madrid midfielder Arda Turan will be joining him at Stamford Bridge, the Daily Mail report.

The Turkey international has been heavily linked with moves to the Blues and Barcelona.

And Costa hopes his former teammate will decide to make a switch to West London.