Forlan rules out move to Argentina`s Independiente

Last Updated: Monday, October 29, 2012 - 17:56

Rio de Janeiro: Star Uruguayan striker Diego Forlan has ruled out a possible return to Argentina`s Independiente at the end of the year.

Forlan reaffirmed his commitment to Brazil`s Internacional, where he is contracted until 2014, after Independiente coach America Gallego reportedly included the 33-year-old on his transfer wish-list, reports Xinhua.

"I would love to go back to Independiente one day because the club is close to my heart but right now I don`t see that happening," Forlan told Argentine daily Ole Sunday.

"I have more than two years left on my contract and I intend to honour that agreement."

Forlan has scored five goals in 14 appearances for Internacional since his July move from Italian Serie A outfit Inter Milan.

He began his professional career at Independiente, scoring 37 goals in 80 matches before being signed by Manchester United in 2001.


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First Published: Monday, October 29, 2012 - 17:56

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