Diego Pérez Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 11 Jun, 2014
Facts of Diego Pérez
Date of Birth: 1980 , May-18
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: Uruguay
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Diego Pérez
Nick Name Ruso
Nationality Uruguayan
Birth Place/City Montevideo
Profession Footballer
Working For Bologna
Salary 700,000€
Weight in KG 76kg
Married Yes
Married to Lorena Perez
Children Paulina Perez and Santi Perez
Divorce No
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Diego Perez, a footballer from Uruguay nicknamed “Ruso” was born on May 18, 1980 in Montevideo, Uruguay. He has a height of 178 cm and a Weight of 76 kg. Diego Perez is a defensive midfielder for Bologna which is his Current Team from a squad No.15 and the Nation he plays from is Uruguay.

Perez started his proficient line of business at the age of 19. Diego contracted his paramount agreement with Uruguayan Defensor Sporting and frolicked for the club from 1999 to 2003. In 2003 Perez linked with one of the noblest clubs in the world – Penarol. Although the 2003/04 season wasn’t specifically efficacious for the fledgling player as he scored only 2 goals in 13 presences. In 2004 Diego fused to Monaco on an enduring bond. During his unveiling term at Monaco though Diego Perez had to contend with other midfielders and made basically no advents. Only then the 2005/06 spell Diego became an unwavering in the opening lineup. In his period at Monaco he has had to fight for his room in the defensive Midfield plug against Lucas Bernardi, Akis Zikos and Gerard Lopez and was expressly preferred by the chief Francesco Guidolin during the Italian's reign in the 2005–06 seasons. On 31 August 2010 he was hired by Italian Serie A team Bologna for €2.1 million (plus 5% commonality impact to youth clubs). No payment was arranged to emolument on that day, but 2 equivalent portions was planned on 31 December 2010 and 30 June 2011.

At Bologna, he has teamed up with parallel Uruguayan internationals, Henry Damian Gimenez, Gaston Ramirez and Miguel Britos, prior this left the squad to join S.S.C. Napoli. In Perez first season in the Serie A, Bologna managed 16th place and finished 6 points clear of demotion, authorizing a fourth consecutive period in the Italian top trip. He also accomplished 3 assists during the crusade, getting tie for most on the team beside with Riccardo Meggiorini. Afterward without a club for one and half months, Perez contracted a new 2-year bond with Bologna in August 2013. He was also designated to 2010 FIFA World Cup. On 16 July 2011 he successfully scored his first international goal for the state crew in a contest against hosts Argentina in the Copa America quarterfinals, though he was also sent off in the alike game. Perez was back again for the final match which was against Paraguay, preliminary in defensive Midfield in a 3–0 win. At current he has 49 lids and 1 goal for Uruguay and is painstaking one of the most qualified players in the squad. As portion of Uruguay nationwide team, Diego Perez played at Copa America in 2001, 2004, 2007, 2011 and at FIFA World Cup in 2010.

Since he is a prominent football player, he receives very good salary worth 700,000€. Regarding his marital status, he is married and has a beautiful spouse named Lorena Perez. The couple has two children ; Paulina Perez and Santi Perez.

As a fledgling and untested new arrival, he found all of a sudden many difficulties; nevertheless nothing could take away the penetrating passion of being a bulging football player.  Diego Perez is one of the most thrilling young flairs in the sport today. A talented playmaker with the adulthood beyond his years, he has by now proven himself as a vital part of the Bologna first team, bringing dexterity, hallucination, and inconceivable creativity. His achievements include 2001 Copa America in fourth place, 2004 Copa America in Third Place, 2007 Copa America in Fourth Place and 2010 World Cup in fourth place. Diego contributed his best efforts for Monaco until 2010. Thru that stint the Uruguayan midfielder made 181 exteriors and though scored only 2 goals was considered one of the finest defensive midfielders at The Red and Whites. Perez has been plugged for Uruguay in 4 succeeding issues of the Copa America, helping his country lift their 15th South American championship in 2011.

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