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Federico Palacios-Martínez’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

IntroAssociation football player
Is Athlete 
Football player 
Association football player 
From Germany 
Type Sports 
Gendermale
Birth 9 April 1995, Hanover, Germany
Age:25 years
Star sign Aries
Stats
Weight: 65 kg
Sports Teams
RB Leipzig
FC Rot-Weiß Erfurt
RB Leipzig
1. FC Nürnberg

Federico Palacios Martínez (born 9 April 1995) is a German professional footballer of Spanish descent who plays as a striker for Jahn Regensburg.

Club career

Youth

Palacios joined the youth ranks of VfL Wolfsburg in 2009. His four and a half years stay culminated in winning the Under 19 Bundesliga in 2013. After a tremendous first half in the 2013–14 Under 19 Bundesliga season, scoring 29 goals in only 14 matches, Palacios attracted the attention of several clubs in Germany.

RB Leipzig

In January 2014, Palacios signed a professional contract with RB Leipzig until summer 2018. Leipzig had to pay a transfer fee of reportedly €600,000. He made his senior debut on 25 January 2014 coming on as a substitute for Denis Thomalla in a 3. Liga match against Wacker Burghausen.

He made his Bundesliga debut for RB Leipzig on 4 February 2017 as an 80th-minute substitute for Dominik Kaiser in an away 0–1 loss to Borussia Dortmund.

Rot-Weiß Erfurt

On 20 January 2015, he was loaned to 3. Liga side Rot-Weiß Erfurt until the end of the 2014–15 season.

1. FC Nürnberg

In January 2018, 1. FC Nürnberg announced the signing of Palacios for an undisclosed fee.

SSV Jahn Regensburg

On 2 September 2019, SSV Jahn Regensburg announced the signing of Palacios on a three-year deal.

International career

Palacios played for the Germany U17 national team and Germany U19 national team each two times.

Career statistics

As of match played on 16 February 2020
ClubSeasonLeagueCupLeague CupOtherTotal
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
RB Leipzig2013–143. Liga500050
2014–152. Bundesliga201030
2016–17Bundesliga200020
2017–18000000
Total90100000100
Rot-Weiß Erfurt (loan)2014–153. Liga800080
RB Leipzig II2015–16Regionalliga Nordost285285
2016–1730223022
Total58270000005827
Nürnberg2017–182. Bundesliga900090
2018–19Bundesliga17231203
2019–202. Bundesliga100010
Total272310000303
Jahn Regensburg2019–202. Bundesliga810081
Total8100000081
Career totals1103041000011431

Honours

VfL Wolfsburg U19

  • Under 19 Bundesliga: 2013

RB Leipzig

  • 3. Liga runners-up: 2013–14