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Saturday March 5 2016
Exclusive: Piazza denies Palermo talks

Mike Piazza denied he has any “connection or discussions” to buy Palermo in our exclusive interview.

“I obviously followed the team, but there is no connection with me and any discussions in relation to buying Palermo,” Piazza told Football-Italia.net.

The NY Mets baseball legend had been named by Tuttomercatoweb as the investor President Maurizio Zamparini was in talks with.

He had tried to buy Parma last year, but pulled out when the extent of the debt became clear.

Piazza is known to be a supporter of Palermo, as that is where his family originates from.

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