The president of River Plate has confirmed that talks between the Argentine club and Real Madrid for the transfer of Exequiel Palacios will take place after the
Vamos todos juntos banda ⚪⚪!! pic.twitter.com/6TOSAWFJhf— Exequiel Palacios (@exepalacios_) October 31, 2018
"It's likely from what I hear and from the apparent interest of different European clubs that Palacios plays in Europe next season."
A versatile midfielder who is able to play across a number of positions, Palacios has become a key player for River Plate, making eight appearances this season, scoring once and providing two assists in the Primera Division, whilst playing an integral part in the club's run to the Copa Libertadores final.
Palacios' form has also seen him earn his first caps for the Argentina national team, having previously represented La Albiceleste's U17 side, with the midfielder featuring in recent international friendlies against Guatemala and Colombia in September.