£50million in 2011 had most people thinking Chelsea were getting the best centre-forward in the Premier League, but the truth was that a series of knee injuries had robbed Torres of his devastating acceleration and left him a shadow of his former self.
Liverpool fans were furious with him but in hindsight it looks a great deal, as things just have not worked out for the Spain international since his switch to Stamford Bridge. Premier League goals tallies over the past three full seasons he has had at Chelsea read: four, five and four.
A lack of cutting edge in the centre-forward position was a major problem for Mourinho last season and the Daily Express report suggests he has lost patience and wants to move Torres on - he may have his work cut out, however, as other reports are claiming El Nino is refusing to leave!
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