Uruguay’s Forlan looks to ease pressure on himself
Uruguay striker Diego Forlan is looking to ease the pressure on
himself, so he’s not promising any goals in the next World Cup game
against South Africa.
The 31-year-old Forlan says he “only tries to do the best
possible for the team” and “I don’t promise goals.”
Forlan showed flashes of his potential in Uruguay’s first Group
A match against France on Friday, but the fear of losing the
opening game stifled offensive tactics and the game ended in a dull
The forward has twice won the Golden Boot as Europe’s top
scorer. He can play in several different positions, but said Sunday
he prefers the striker position because it’s where he feels “most
Uruguay plays South Africa on Wednesday in Pretoria.