The deal has been common since January, but the player has broken the fibula and Madrid paralyzes the operation. Recently called with Argentina, she is dealing with other European offers.
AS.COM | ESPAÑA.- on Real Madrid completely cools the signature of Exequiel Palacios, Midfielder River PlateWhose transfer came to market in the past winter and was decided to postpone this summer, it goes for a decision by the white club. Madrid and the river, with excellent relations they agreed to a transfer that would have been around 20 million euros, but the current position of. t Madrid is that he wants to keep seeing the footballer who is only 20 years old.
In this decision of Real Madrid has played an important role in the damage suffered by him Exequiel in mid-February: the right-hand fibula was broken during a match against the league competitive (He played part of the second half with pain so he did not leave his team with ten, as he explained after the game), which took him two and a half months. Member of the medical services of. T Madrid traveled Argentina to check the player's status and the damage he has suffered, although so far the oral agreement is still in force.
The intention of Madrid he had to see how he had come back Exequiel the wound and the reality is that he has done this with a good level: he has already played six games, three as a starter and one finished. Their actions are convincing for the selection of Argentina I joined the list of 32 players for The Cup of America, However, Madrid insists on following its progress at a distance and does not make any decision at the moment; perhaps the terrible end of the year signed by the Merengue team and the overall poor performance of the White season has influenced this decision, given the need to go for players consolidated in Europe before making promises.
Exequiel Palacios there are other European offers on the table, German and English clubs. The player expects to be on the final list for The Cup of America and the good role in this tournament will definitely catapult him to Europe; also in these games Real Madrid, which keeps in touch with the player's environment but is not currently running into the pool and pays the 20 million agreed with River, Exequiel, while, still looking with the best eyes, sign for Real Madrid and expects a sequence of events that will depend heavily on how Madrid in their operation, leaving in the middle of the pitch (they can leave Kroos, Marcos Lorrent, Ceballos…).