Forlan spearheads Uruguay tourism campaign
World Cup star Diego Forlan of Uruguay is making a pitch for
tourists to visit his country.
Forlan was voted the best player at the World Cup and says in a
commercial that such an honor is ”incredible … but also
Luckily, he says in the ad, Uruguay is the perfect place ”for
taking a break” and that this summer he ”got to know the best of
The blond-haired striker plays for Spanish club Atletico Madrid.
He will be the face of the campaign to boost tourism, an industry
worth more than a billion dollars a year to Uruguay.