Diego Forlán, Uruguay - 43 years

Diego Forlán from Uruguay has become the best scorer 3 times in World Cup and Spain. His last win being a top scorer was in World Cup, International 2010.

He was born on 19 May 1979, and the place of birth was Montevideo, Uruguay and usually he played as forward. Diego Forlán has also scored some goals for his national team, totally 36 goals in 112 games for his Uruguay. In 2018 Diego Forlán decided to stop with professional football.

Diego Forlán top scorer record

League, Team Season Goals Position Age Winner/leader
 
World Cup
2010 5 1 31 Diego Forlán, David Villa, Thomas Müller and Wesley Sneijder
 
La Liga
2009/2010 18 5 30 Lionel Messi
 
Europa League
2009/2010 6 3 30 Claudio Pizarro and Oscar Cardozo
 
La Liga
2008/2009 32 1 30 Diego Forlán
 
La Liga
2007/2008 16 8 28 Daniel Güiza
 
Europa League
2007/2008 4 16 28 Luca Toni and Pavel Pogrebnyak
 
La Liga
2006/2007 18 4 28 Ruud van Nistelrooy
 
La Liga
2005/2006 10 13 27 Samuel Eto'o
 
La Liga
2004/2005 25 1 26 Diego Forlán

Diego Forlán hat-tricks

Here you find 3 hat-tricks scored by Diego Forlán.

Date and league Match Goals
23 may 2009
La Liga 2008/2009
Athletic Bilbao - Atlético Madrid
1-4
3
72', 77', 86'
13 may 2007
La Liga 2006/2007
Osasuna - Villarreal
1-4
3
64', 87', 90'
22 may 2005
La Liga 2004/2005
Barcelona - Villarreal
3-3
3
16', 29', 62'

Information about Diego Forlán

Player position
Forward
Date of birth
19 May 1979
Place of birth
Montevideo, Uruguay
Retired
2018
Height
180 cm
National team caps
112
National team goals
36
Source: Wikipedia

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