Fernando Torres’ job is to score goals. Simple, especially for a striker as talented as he is. Except Torres seems to have taken his eye off the ball (or, as Jamie Redknapp would say, “He’s literally taken his eye off the ball there, Richard”).
Torres cut a distracted figure at White Hart Lane on Sunday, arguing with the ref and confronting Tottenham’s players. So much so that Benitez has sent a public message to his star striker (his only decent striker, to be honest). The Fat Spanish Waiter said of Torres:
“I have told him that he has to stop this [reacting to provocation]. He knows he has to improve this aspect of his game. He has to be