For those who don't follow soccer, he is a Swede whose father is from Bosnia and mother from Croatia. He has played for many top clubs, including Barcelona. Also played many years for the Swedish national team.
Random observation - I know it has been widely reported here that Perkins was done yet to our surprise he showed up on the roster. He is in the team picture, but wearing civies. Also these spotlights seem to be going by class, and he was not spotlighted