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Chelsea wary of tiring Fernando Torres

October 6, 2012
By ESPN.com news services
Roberto Di Matteo said Friday that Fernando Torres may be at risk of burnout as the Chelsea boss prepares to ask the striker to lead the line for the Blues on Saturday.

Torres looks set to maintain his record of starting every one of the European champions' games this season when they take on Norwich in the Barclays Premier League.

The match is Chelsea's seventh in just 21 days, a punishing schedule that has seen Di Matteo take every opportunity to rotate his squad.

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