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Di Matteo backs 'fantastic' Torres

July 8, 2012
By ESPN staff
Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo has warned Fernando Torres he is not assured of a place in his team despite returning from Euro 2012 as the Golden Boot winner - but expects him to be a "fantastic player" this season.

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Torres' success in Poland and Ukraine has gone a long way to exorcising the demons of 18 horrific months at Chelsea. Despite winning the Champions League with the club in May, he still described being left on the bench ...

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