He retracted it, but who knows if he retracted it for feeling or publicity. AVB is going to stand by him, especially with Anelka leaving in January for a Chinese Team and Drogba will be away at the African Cup in January.So although he hasn't come close to reflecting his talents like when he played for Liverpool, him and Daniel Sturridge will be starting a lot more.Torres may have scored less national goals (23 for Spain) than Rooney (24 for England) but Torres has an overall 141 appearances and 118 goals SUCK THAT... He was brought up from their youth team to the senior team, where he played from 2001 to 2007.He then made a big move to the English Premier League, playing for Liverpool until 2011. There have been rumors that the Spaniard is homesick and that's the reason he hasn't scored a goal for Chelsea since his expensive move to the team. This has definitely given the team some needed momentum going into the UEFA Champions League.However, Chelsea's coach has dismissed the buzz."This is not true. The team's captain John Terry praised the team in a recent interview, saying about Torres (via Goal.com): "Fernando likes to go and drop deep but as a defender you don't know whether to go with him when he goes in behind. Read Full Story Fernando Torres played with Chelsea against Fulham yesterday in London, but still didn't produce a goal.
But, the coach of the team hasn't given up on Torres.
Born in March 1984, Fernando Torres is a Spanish footballer who began his career with Atletico Madrid.
In 2011, he joined Chelsea for a transfer fee of £50 million, making him history’s highest paid Spanish player.
It's clear that strikers live to score, but in Granada...
Read Full Story Fernando Torres was photographed while playing against Manchester City at Stamford Bridge Sunday in London.