Carlos Palacios

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Carlos Palacios
Personal information
Full name Carlos Yovani Palacios Montero
Date of birth (1982-01-30) 30 January 1982 (age 35)
Place of birth Balfate, Honduras
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
C.D. Marathón
Number 5
Youth career
Cruz Azul
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 Victoria
2007–2010 Real España 75 (1)
2010–2011 Marathón
2012 Victoria
2012–2014 Real Sociedad 16 (0)
2014– C.D. Marathón
National team
2009 Honduras 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Carlos Yovani Palacios Montero (born 30 January 1982) is a Honduran footballer who plays for Real Sociedad as a left-sided defender.

Club career[edit]

Nicknamed Calolo, Palacios started his Liga Nacional career at Victoria and joined Real España in summer 2007.[1] He then moved to Marathón in 2010[2] but was released in summer 2011.[3]

In summer 2012 he signed for Real Sociedad after another season at Victoria.[4]

International career[edit]

Palacios made his debut for Honduras in a June 2009 friendly match against Panama and has earned a total of 6 caps, scoring no goals. He has represented his country at the 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[5]

His final international was a July 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup match against the USA.

Personal life[edit]

Palacios is a cousin of the three Palacios brothers: Jerry, Johnny and Wilson Palacios.[6]


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