PHOTO: Manchester United stars carry Falcao like a king into training

Radamel Falcao

Radamel Falcao really did make a triumphant return to training this week.

Manchester United's Radamel Falcao returned to first team training this week, and his teammates shared his excitement at having him back.

The Colombian had been out for a month with a calf injury, and to mark the next step in his comeback, he was literally carried onto the training pitch at Carrington.

The on loan striker has scored just the one goal since signing on deadline day, having made only three starts so far.

United face Hull this weekend before a clash against Stoke, with the two matches likely to present chances for the striker to get back among the goals.

He clearly has the admiration of his teammates, and it's likely he will begin making those who have written him off too soon regret their words. Prolific for Porto and Atletico Madrid, if United can get him showing similar sort of form, they will have a striker who can help them climb closer to Chelsea in the Premier League standings.

Being carried onto the field is one thing, United fans will just hope they never have to see him being carried off.

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