Sport: Perez hopes Dembele's injury will open the door for him
- Carles is training with the first team and is expected to be offered a contract extension.
- He had many offers from other clubs but rejected them all.
- Perez's goal is to succeed at the Camp Nou.
- He believes that now is his chance with most of Barcelona's attack out injured.
Barca's talented winger Carles Perez is obsessed with succeeding at Barcelona, Diario Sport claim. The 21-year-old winger had from different clubs across Europe but he rejected them all to stay at the Camp Nou and prove himself to be good enough to play for the first team.
Now, with Leo Messi, Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele all out with their respective injuries, the forward feels that his moment has finally come, Sport add. Perez is very likely to appear in the squad called up for the Betis game on Sunday.
What's more, Carles is expected to be offered a new contract with the Catalans, CatRadio understand. The winger has supposedly inspired the coaching staff with his skills and his double-strike against Vissel Kobe in one of Barca's first pre-season tests is also worth mentioning.
Perez has been part of FC Barcelona since 2012 when he was brought in from the club's local rivals, Espanyol. Last season, he scored 9 goals and made 4 assists in 26 games for Barcelona B.
Do you see Perez starting on Sunday in place of Dembele?