Benitez: Torres will accept bench role

January 2, 2013
By ESPN.com news services
Rafael Benitez voiced confidence that Fernando Torres will accept occasionally sitting on the bench if Chelsea bring in another striker during the transfer window.

With Liverpool-bound Daniel Sturridge having been out of favor for most of the season, Torres has been a constant fixture in the Blues team, starting every league game.

"We are trying to manage the team so when I can change Fernando I will do it," Chelsea's interim coach said Tuesday. "We will try to manage him and ...

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