Real Madrid pushing hardest for Palacios says agent
Renato Corsi, agent to River Plate’s in demand midfielder Exequiel Palacios spoke to AS this week about the player’s future and Sunday’s Copa Libertadores last return leg against Boca Juniors which will be played at the arena which could before long turned into his new home, the Santiago Bernabéu.
“As a lifelong River fan and player who has spent a decade at the club, he needs the last to be played at the Monumental, in Argentina.
However, in light of the issues the other week, he’s glad to play the amusement at an extraordinary arena like the Bernabéu and in such a wonderful nation as Spain. Hopefully it will all go well for him and he will end up playing for Real Madrid”, Corsi told AS.
Various enquiries about Palacios, says specialist
« We’ve gotten phonecalls from Inter, Roma, Wolfsburg… A ton of clubs have demonstrated an intrigue however the person who are truly driving hard for Palacios is Real Madrid. Due to the aftermath of the River–Boca return leg being postponed, presidents from both clubs haven’t been able to talk about the matter yet.
Real Madrid have comported themselves really well with us, both with my and my partner. The two clubs will take a seat to talk legitimately after the last, there will be a few meetings regarding Palacios in Madrid over the next few days”, the agent continued.
Chance to sign for Torino turned down
“A year and a half ago, he had the chance to join Torino but we didn’t feel he was ready to make the leap to playing in Europe and so he stayed at River. After that Marcelo [Gallardo] began given him a more noticeable job in the side and he currently he’s performing to an abnormal state.