Palacios out for ‘a few weeks’

first_img However, in a statement on stokecityfc.com the club said: “Stoke City can confirm that Wilson Palacios was taken to hospital in Liverpool after an incident occurred in the pre-match warm-up which required immediate medical attention. “Wilson has successfully undergone a minor surgical procedure from which he is now recovering from and is likely to be sidelined for a few weeks.” The Honduras international was named in manager Mark Hughes’ starting line-up and took part in the pre-match warm-ups before he was withdrawn from the team and replaced by Marc Wilson. At the time Stoke said Palacios was ill. Stoke midfielder Wilson Palacios has been ruled out for “a few weeks” after undergoing a minor surgical procedure having pulled out of the team which was beaten 1-0 by Liverpool at Anfield.center_img Press Associationlast_img