Thursday June 16 2011
Palacio too important for Genoa

Genoa will do all they can to keep Rodrigo Palacio amidst interest from Champions League qualifiers Inter and Napoli.

"He is an extraordinary player who deserves to wear the shirt of a really great club," Genoa sporting director Stefano Capozzucca stated.

"He is the kind of individual who can make a difference on the field of play, but that is the reason why we want to keep him."

The attacker joined the Marassi outfit in 2009 after spending four years in Argentina with Boca Juniors.

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Monday February 21 2011
Palacio eyes Boca return

Genoa ace Rodrigo Palacio has revealed that he's wanted by Racing Club – but he dreams of a return to Boca Juniors.

"Miguel Angel Russo, my former boss at Boca, rang me," Palacio told ESPN Radio. "He wants me at Racing.

"I'd like to go back to Argentina, where I have many friends, but it would be difficult for me to leave here because I play regularly with Genoa.

"In the future I'd be delighted to return," added the 28-year-old. "I miss the adrenaline of Boca Juniors, of playing at the Bombanera.

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