|Full name||Gabriele Perico|
|Date of birth||11 March 1984|
|Place of birth||Bergamo, Italy|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Playing position||Right Back|
|2006–2007||→ Monza (loan)||36||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 March 2018
In summer 2004, he was signed by Serie B side AlbinoLeffe from Prato along with Mauro Belotti and Alessandro Diamanti. The Province of Bergamo based club, also signed Primavera team-mate Joelson (in a co-ownership deal) and Mauro Minelli (on loan) from Atalanta.
On 21 June 2011 Cagliari excised the rights to sign the player in co-ownership deal for €375,000 in a 3-year contract. Cagliari also bought back Cocco for €150,000. In June 2012 Cagliari acquired Perico outright for €200,000, but Cocco also acquired by AlbinoLeffe outright for €200,000. The deals made Cagliari paid €950,000 to AlbinoLeffe for Perico, or €725,000 cash plus signing Cocco twice.
On 16 July 2014, Perico signed for Serie A side Cesena. After being relegated from Serie A after the 2014/15 season, Cesena finished 6th in Serie B during the 2015/16 season. He was released at the end of the 2015/16 season, after making 56 appearances and scoring 3 goals for the club.
In July 2016, Perico joined English side Leeds United on trial. He played for Leeds first team in their final preseason friendly against Serie A side Atalanta B.C. where he started in a 2-1 win. However, he failed to earn a permanent deal at the club.
Perico has represented Italy at various age groups including Italy U20's. He also won the 2003 UEFA European Under-19 Championship. Perico was capped for the Italy under-17 team at 2001 UEFA European Under-16 Championship (after 2001 the tournament was renamed the under-17 championship, but with the same age limit).
- Italy Under-19
- "PERICO Gabriele". Panini Digital (login required). Retrieved 2009-08-09.[permanent dead link]
- "Perico e Laner al Cagliari". Cagliari Calcio (in Italian). 9 August 2010. Retrieved 2 June 2011.
- UC AlbinoLeffe S.r.l. bilancio (financial report and accounts) on 30 June 2011 (in Italian)
- Cagliari Calcio SpA bilancio (financial report and accounts) on 30 June 2012 (in Italian)
- "Perico ancora del Cagliari". Cagliari Calcio (in Italian). 21 June 2011. Retrieved 22 June 2011.
- "Gabriele Perico in bianconero". cesenacalcio.it. 16 July 2014. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
- "WOOD + ROOFE STRIKES SEE OFF ATALANTA". Leeds United. 30 July 2016. Retrieved 30 July 2016.
- "Della Rocca, Perico, Marchi e Ronaldo sono giocatori granata. Moro alla Cremonese" (in Italian). U.S. Salernitana 1919. 31 August 2016. Retrieved 28 September 2016.