Stevenage sign Beleck on loan

Malaga midfielder Diego Buonanotte has revealed he is keen to

join Palermo as he awaits the outcome of negotiations between the

two clubs.

Buonanotte joined Malaga from River Plate two years ago, but is

now ready to move to Serie A after attracting interest from other


Palermo are in talks with Malaga regarding a deal and the

Argentinian believes joining the Italian side will be a positive

step in his career.

“I have accepted with great enthusiasm the interest of Palermo,”

the 24-year-old told “I’m aware of the

negotiations between the two clubs and I’m awaiting a response.

“I have received offers from Mexican and Spanish clubs but my

preference is Palermo, I am eager to prove myself in a challenging

league like Serie A.

“I know Javier Pastore very well and I know how good he did in

his experiences with the Rosanero and my hope would be to give

Palermo fans a lot of joy.

“I spoke with (sporting director Pietro) Lo Monaco and I was

very pleased by his words, his high esteem made me feel an

important player.

“The Palermo experience could be very important for my


The 19-year-old has spent the first half of the campaign at

Watford, where he has been restricted to just six appearances.

The forward joined Udinese in 2012 and spent last season on loan

at AEK Athens, where he helped the club to fifth in the Greek Super

League appeared in the Europa League.

Beleck goes straight into the squad for the trip to Crewe.