World Cup news

Spain won't take Fernando Torres risk

October 12, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Vicente del Bosque has told Rafael Benitez he will not take an unnecessary risk over the fitness of Fernando Torres in Wednesday's World Cup qualifier between Spain and Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Torres played 53 minutes for his country in Saturday's 2-1 victory over Armenia but has been struggling with an adductor problem in recent days and is a doubt as Spain look to conclude their successful campaign in Group Five by maintaining their 100% record.

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