|Desc||The Spaniard exploded on to the English football scene at Liverpool and never looked back becoming one of the most feared No 9s in the history of the league. A big-money move to Chelsea didn’t go as planned but that relentless early run at Anfield was matched by few we’ve ever seen|
|Org||Spain National Team|
|Club as Player||Atlerico Madrid|
- 2007 Summer
- Liverpool embark on a major spending spree, adding Spanish star Fernando Torres, as well as Ryan Babel and Yossi Benayoun. Supporters welcome Torres, a club record signing at around £20m, in particular.
2016 05 28 Retrieve
[Fernando [Torres] looks ahead to the Champions League final in Milan, while explaining his first victory is somewhat tainted] Nothing would beat winning the Champions League with Atletico. I won it with Chelsea, but I was not in a good place. I did not feel I was being treated well at the time - I felt lost
2019 08 24 Retrieve
[Fernando Torres hung up his boots on Friday, spoke to the fans and took time to praise both the club and the country] Thanks to all of Japan for accepting my family. I hope you know that it is a wonderful country. I’ll be sure to return to Japan and visit various places to eat delicious food. I want to relive my time here again
2019 10 31 Retrieve
[Liverpool Legends vs Barcelona Legends: Torres return. He has since spoken out about his special relationship with Liverpool fans] I’m really proud to say I will support Liverpool forever, it doesn’t matter what happened. Even when things between us were not at their best, I felt that I needed to support Liverpool. The city, fans and club will always be in my heart because it’s the way I feel and I cannot change that
2020 04 06 Retrieve
[Radomir Antic, famed for coaching Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid and Barcelona, has died aged 71] Antic has left us, a man who brought dignity to the profession of a footballer, the history of Atletico. As a champion and rojiblanca legend, Radomir will always be in the heart of all athletes. My condolences and all my encouragement to your family and friends
2020 06 26 Retrieve
[Former Liverpool star Fernando Torres also reaching out after the Reds’ were officially named Premier League champions] Huge congratulations to everyone at @liverpoolfc on winning the @premierleague. An unbelievable squad, magnificent manager, great staff but above all my sincere congratulations to every single @liverpoolfc supporter. You have been waiting so long and finally that desired trophy is yours. Very well deserved!