Chelsea running out of patience with Torres - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Fernando Torres has scored just one goal in his last 10 matches (in all competition) and to make matter worse he has had just one shot on target in his last two matches. Things are getting worse by the day for the Spaniard.
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is certainly trying his best to ensure that Torres succeeds at Stamford Bridge. Torres complained that the midfield is too slow and Abramovich brought in the likes of Mata, Hazard and Marin; but still the Spaniard struggled.
Roberto Di Matteo dropped Torres to the bench in the match against Juventus despite having no other striker in the squad and that incidently turned out to be Di Matteo’s last game in charge at Chelsea.
This is not to suggest that Di Matteo was sacked because he dropped Torres, but the fact that he was replaced with Rafa Benitez, someone who has been out of job for two years after being sacked at Inter, suggests how badly the Chels...