Perico joined Serie B club Salernitana on a free transfer on August 31st 2016. He signed a 2-year contract. He has represented Italy at various age groups including Italy U20’s. He also won the 2003 UEFA European Under-19 Championship. He was also 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).