Coach prepared for Chelsea and Man City target to leave if best for him

18:42 14 November 2012

Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid's Falcao. Photo: Stephen Pond/EMPICS Sport

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Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone only wants the best for Chelsea and Manchester City target Falcao.

The frontman has been in great form for the Spanish side and has been tipped for a move to England.

“Everything that happens with Falcao I am fine with because I know the boy,” Simeone told reporters.

“We spoke about everything before the final against Athletic. We talked about the fact that he would have offers to go to one of the world’s biggest clubs.

“That is the norm with the great players.

“It will all depend on any agreements with other clubs. I know Falcao and believe he deserves only good things to happen to him.”

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