Forlan points to Japan move
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Uruguay's international striker Diego Forlan is to leave Brazilian club Internacional of Porto Alegre to join Japanese side Cerezo Osaka, he wrote on his Twitter account.

"In the process of signing for Cerezo Osaka until December 2014," the 34-year-old former Manchester United, Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid player said.

Internacional confirmed the deal for Forlan who played 55 times and scored 22 goals for the Brazilian side he joined in July 2012.