Jerry Nelson Palacios Suazo [1 ]
Date of birth
1 November 1981
Place of birth
La Ceiba, Honduras
1.81 m (5 ft
11 in) 1⁄ 2
Hangzhou Greentown 15
Hunan Billows 23
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of Oktober 14, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of Oktober 14, 2014
Jerry Nelson Palacios Suazo ( Spanish pronunciation: ; born November 1, 1981) is a Honduran [ˈʝeri paˈlasjos] football striker, who currently plays for Alajuelense.
Club career [ edit ]
Palacios made his senior debut for
Olimpia for whom he played 7 successive years except for a season at Motagua and a season at Vida.
He signed for
Chinese Super League side Hangzhou Greentown in January 2010. He had a failed trial in [2 ] South China in the Hong Kong First Division League.
After the Chinese season ended he returned to Marathón for the 2012 Clausura championship.
In July 2012 he joined [3 ] Platense for the 2012 Apertura and in December 2012 he moved abroad again to play for Costa Rican side [4 ] Alajuelense. [5 ]
International career [ edit ]
Palacios made his debut for
Honduras in a March 2002 friendly match against the USA and has, as of February 2013, earned a total of 13 caps, scoring 5 goals. He has represented his country in 4 FIFA World Cup qualification matches. [6 ]
2010 FIFA World Cup, held in South Africa, Honduras achieved an historical distinction by including Jerry, Johnny, and Wilson in their squad. They became the first trio of brothers to represent a single nation in the World Cup. He was included in the squad after the injury of [7 ] Julio César de León. [8 ]
International goals [ edit ]
Personal life [ edit ]
He is the brother of
Milton, Wilson, Johnny and Edwin Palacios. On October 30, 2007 Edwin, aged 16, was kidnapped in La Ceiba. he was found dead one year and seven months later in [9 ] Omoa.
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