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Diego PEREZ

Diego PEREZ

URU
  • Date of Birth: 18 May 1980
  • Height: 176 cm
  • Shirt number: 15
  • Position: Midfielder
  • Current club: Bologna FC (ITA)
  • International Caps: 89
  • International Goals: 2
  • First international: Bolivia - Uruguay (13 July 2001)

Tireless, courageous and battling, Diego Perez is every bit your typical Uruguayan central midfielder. His tactical awareness, intelligence and personality have helped him become an integral member both of the national team and with Italian side Bologna.

  • Uruguay upend Tahiti, advance to semi-finals

    Uruguay upend Tahiti, advance to semi-finals

    Uruguay ended Tahiti’s FIFA Confederations Cup campaign with a 8-0 win in a match that featured two red cards, a saved penalty and four goals from Abel Hernandez.
  • Five River Plate derbies to remember

    Five River Plate derbies to remember

    With the latest meeting between old rivals Argentina and Uruguay looming large, FIFA.com looks back on five of the greatest River Plate derbies of all time.

Photos

  •  Andres Iniesta of Spain holds off Diego Perez of Uruguay
  • Diego Perez of Uruguay watches Cesc Fabregas of Spain
  • Uruguay's forward Diego Forlan (C) and midfielder Diego Perez (L) attend a training session

Statistics

7.28
Matches Played3
Minutes Played172
Goals for1
Yellow cards1
Red Cards0

All Time Statistics

FIFA World Cup™ Final - 2010
MPWDLGFGAY2YCR
732200200
FIFA U-20 World Cup Final - 1999
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521200300
FIFA Confederations Cup - 2013
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210110100
FIFA World Cup™ Qualifier - 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014
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3113126001100

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