Chelsea target Falcao: I hope Mourinho was impressed
Radamel Falcao hopes Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was impressed on Thursday
AS Monaco striker Radamel Falcao hopes Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was impressed after watching him in action on Thursday night.
The 27-year-old, who has been linked with a £60m move to Stamford Bridge this week, admitted he was keen to make a good impression during the friendly between Belgium and Colombia in Brussels.
The Colombia international did not disappoint, netting the opening goal in the South American nation's 2-0 victory.
When asked about Mourinho's presence at the Stade Roi Baudouin, Falcao told reporters: "He came here to see good football, played by good players and to see a good spectacle.
"I don't know, that is something you have to ask him. I hope to make a good impression on him," the prolific ex-Atletico Madrid star continued when asked whether Mourinho would have been impressed.
Falcao went on to insist that he is currently happy with Ligue 1 outfit AS Monaco, who he joined in the summer, but described the English top-flight as one of the best leagues around.
He added: "The Premier League is one of the most important in the world but I am playing well and enjoying Monaco."
Mourinho also got to see Eden Hazard in action, while Romelu Lukaku - who is currently on loan at Everton from Chelsea - came off the bench.
Thibaut Courtois, though, failed to come on for the 2014 World Cup hopefuls.