Monaco star Falcao announces his greatest hat-trick

Hours after seeing his team reach the last eight in the Champions League, the Colombia striker revealed he has more reason to be happy

It’s been a very good week for Monaco striker Radamel Falcao.

Admittedly a hip injury consigned him to the stands as his side progressed to the quarter-finals of the Champions League by defeating Manchester City 3-1 on Wednesday evening, but he has had plenty of other cause to celebrate.

On Thursday, he announced that he and his wife, Lorelei Taron, are expecting their third child.


2013 2015 2017 hat trick

A post shared by Falcao (@falcao) on Mar 15, 2017 at 6:40pm PDT

In a simple Instagram post, ‘El Tigre’ posted: “2013, 2015, 2017 – hat trick.”

Falcao has rediscovered his scoring touch with the Ligue 1 outfit this season, netting 24 goals in 31 appearances, with the Stade Louis II side retaining an interest in four competitions going into the final two months of the campaign.