By Iva Finlay

The striker is full of ambition after his move to Monaco from Atletico Madrid and it is determined take Monaco to European elite with his new team.

Monaco, the Ligue 2 champions have already secured the services of high profile footballers as James Rodriguez, Joao Moutinho and Ricardo Carvalho, and along with Falcao they are keen to challenge for major trophies.

The striker was quoted: “I am very pleased with the confidence Monaco have shown in me by signing me. Monaco have a very interesting sporting project going on. We all want to help Monaco to the top of Europe,”

“The conditions here are Monaco are very well, not just football wise, but also when it comes to other personnel.

“Rodriguez is a great player. That’s why Monaco paid a lot of money for him.”

Falcao is right now on international duty with Colombia as they take on Argentina on June 7  and four days later Peru.