Milton Palacios Suazo

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Not to be confused with Milton Palacios Wellington.
Milton Palacios
Personal information
Full name Milton José Palacios Suazo
Date of birth (1980-12-02) December 2, 1980 (age 34)
Place of birth La Ceiba, Honduras
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Centre-back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–1999 Olimpia
1999–2002 Victoria 58 (6)
2002–2007 Olimpia
2007–2009 Marathón 35 (5)
2009 Olimpia 1 (0)
2009-2010 Marathón 11 (2)
2011 Victoria 15 (1)
National team
2003–2006 Honduras 15 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2007.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2007
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Palacios and the second or maternal family name is Suazo.

Milton José Palacios Suazo (born December 12, 1980) is a retired Honduran footballer who played as a centre-back.

Club career[edit]

A tall central defender, Palacios started his career with Olimpia and also played for Victoria. He joined Marathón in May 2007,[1] but left them in summer 2009 for a short spell at Olimpia[2] only to return to Marathón the same year. In December 2010 he returned to Victoria.[3]

International career[edit]

Palacios made his debut for Honduras in an April 2003 friendly match against Paraguay and has earned a total of 15 caps, scoring no goals. He has represented his country in 2 FIFA World Cup qualification matches[4] and played at the 2003 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[5]

His final international was a September 2006 friendly match against El Salvador.

Personal life[edit]

He is a son of Eulogio and Orfilia Palacios and is the oldest of 5 brothers: Johnny, Jerry, Wilson and Edwin René Palacios. On 30 October 2007 Edwin, aged 16, was kidnapped in La Ceiba;[6] he was found murdered one year and seven months later in Omoa.[7]

He has two daughters, Kathie Melissa and Meyfi Karina.[8]

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