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Why is Diego forlorn?

Updated: November 2, 2010, 7:17 PM ET
By Rob Train

MADRID -- As surely as a hangover follows a night of excess, a La Liga striker will endure a barren patch in front of goal. Unless that striker is Diego Forlan. In his seven years in Spanish football, evenly spread between Villarreal (2004-07) and current club Atletico Madrid (2007-), Forlan has bagged 123 league goals in 215 games. The Uruguay forward, idolized at the Vicente Calderón with a chant to that very effect, has twice won the Golden Boot as Europe's top scorer and took the ...

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