Wigan rival Birmingham for Palacios

Wigan Athletic are planning to hijack Birmingham City's deal for Wilson Palacios.

Palacios joined Blues in the summer from Olimpia, initially for the first half of the season. New City boss Alex McLeish would like to assess Palacios by extending the loan during the second half of the campaign.

But it is understood for Blues boss Steve Bruce, now in charge of Wigan, is also monitoring the situation.

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