Diego Pérez is one of Uruguay's most experienced players, having appeared in over 85 games for his country. The defensive midfielder currently plays for Bologna in Serie A.
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The veteran midfielder started all of Uruguay's games at the 2010 World Cup. He started 10 of Uruguay's games during this cycle of World Cup qualifying.
Perez started his professional career with Defensor Sporting and Penarol in Uruguay. He then played for Monaco from 2004 to 2010 before moving on to Bologna. He has appeared in at least 23 games in each of the last four Serie A seasons.