Alejandra Forlan: Uruguay Star Diego's Sister Is His Inspiration

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Alejandra Forlan: Uruguay Star Diego's Sister Is His Inspiration

Most soccer players are motivated by the love of the game, along with the glory, girls, and money that come with playing at the peak of the world’s most popular sport.

However, one of the stars featured in the semifinals of the 2010 World Cup has an additional, more moving reason for becoming one of the game’s elite players.

Uruguay striker Diego Forlán is inspired by his sister Alejandra Forlán who was paralyzed in a car accident when he was a teenager.

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