Roberto Di Matteo has launched his most sustained defence yet of Fernando Torres after the striker's latest Chelsea horror show.

Torres arguably looked more than ever like a £50million misfit in Tuesday's Champions League defeat at Shakhtar Donetsk as his Jekyll-and-Hyde form showed no sign of abating.

"I have no concerns about Fernando," he said, admitting Tuesday was not the Spaniard's best game.

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