Fernando Torres

Born: March 20, 1984 (age 33)

Height: 6'1" (186cm)

Hometown: Fuenlabrada, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Position: Centre-forward
Team: Atletico Madrid (no. 19)
Fernando Torres for Atletico Madrid on January 28, 2015
Career History
Youth1995-2001Atletico Madrid
Senior2001-2007Atletico Madrid
2007-2011Liverpool
2011-2015Chelsea
→ 2014-2015AC Milan (loan)
2015-AC Milan
→ 2015-Atletico Madrid (loan)
International2003-Spain
Sports Mole has 1,719 articles about Fernando Torres. Articles 1 to 40:
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid, Real Madrid play out goalless draw
Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid play out a goalless draw in Saturday night's Madrid derby at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Nov 18, 21:40
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Fernando Torres open to Premier League return with Southampton, Newcastle?
Former Liverpool striker Fernando Torres is believed to be open to securing a return to the Premier League after his deal with Atletico Madrid expires.
Nov 12, 12:31
Fernando Torres gives the thumbs-up after leaving hospital on March 3, 2017
Fernando Torres 'to leave Atletico Madrid in January'
Atletico Madrid forward Fernando Torres will seek a move away from his Spanish club in January, according to a report.
Nov 2, 13:53
Atletico Madrid's Argentinian coach Diego Simeone gestures during the Spanish league football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs RCD Espanyol at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid on November 28, 2015.
Diego Simeone takes positive from draw at Elche
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone refuses to criticise his team following Wednesday's 1-1 draw at Elche in the first leg of their last-32 Copa del Rey contest.
Oct 26, 11:04
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone during the Champions League match with Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Result: Atletico Madrid held at Elche in Copa del Rey
Atletico Madrid are held to a 1-1 draw at Elche in the first leg of their last-32 Copa del Rey clash on Wednesday night.
Oct 25, 22:22
Diego Simeone watches on during the Champions League quarter-final between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid on April 5, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid held by Qarabag in Baku
Atletico Madrid are held to a goalless draw by Qarabag in Wednesday night's Champions League group match in Baku.
Oct 18, 18:55
Diego Simeone gestures during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid labour to goalless draw with Leganes
Atletico Madrid are forced to settle for a goalless draw away at Leganes in La Liga following an uninspiring showing from Diego Simeone's charges.
Sep 30, 21:21
Michy Batshuayi nabs the second during the EFL Cup game between Chelsea and Nottingham Forest on September 20, 2017
Result: Michy Batshuayi strikes late to earn Chelsea win at Atletico Madrid
Chelsea record their second successive win in Group C as Michy Batshuayi scores with the last kick of the game to earn the Blues a 2-1 victory over Atletico Madrid.
Sep 27, 21:42
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann during the Champions League match against Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Live Commentary: Atletico Madrid 1-2 Chelsea - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Chelsea's dramatic 2-1 victory over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.
Sep 27, 18:45
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Team News: Eden Hazard starts against Atletico Madrid
Eden Hazard is handed a start for Chelsea's trip to Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.
Sep 27, 18:38
Alvaro Morata celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Fernando Torres: 'Alvaro Morata one of the best strikers'
Atletico Madrid forward Fernando Torres describes Chelsea counterpart Alvaro Morata as "one of the best strikers in Europe".
Sep 27, 16:11
Chelsea's Diego Costa in action during the FA Cup final against Arsenal on May 27, 2017
Diego Simeone: 'Diego Costa a big coup for Atletico Madrid'
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone insists that the arrival of Diego Costa from Chelsea will not be "problematic", despite already boasting a number of strikers.
Sep 22, 15:40
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann during the Champions League match against Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Team News: Antoine Griezmann starts at new Atletico Madrid stadium
Antoine Griezmann returns to the starting XI as Atletico Madrid welcome Malaga in the first game at their new stadium.
Sep 16, 18:39
Angel Correa celebrates with Saul Niguez during the La Liga game between Atletico Madrid and Brentford on April 17, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid hit five at Las Palmas
Atletico Madrid move into third position in La Liga courtesy of a 5-1 win away to struggling Las Palmas on Saturday night.
Aug 26, 23:07
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann during the Champions League match against Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Live Commentary: Girona 2-2 Atletico Madrid - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Girona open their La Liga account with a memorable 2-2 draw against Diego Simeone's Atletico Madrid.
Aug 19, 18:45
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Fernando Torres hoping for Liverpool reunion in Champions League
Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres hopes to see former club Liverpool qualify for the Champions League group stages this season.
Aug 3, 13:57
Jurgen Klopp celebrates after the Premier League game between West Ham United and Liverpool on May 14, 2017
Live Commentary: Atletico Madrid 1-1 Liverpool (5-4 on pens) - as it happened
Relive Atletico Madrid's win over Liverpool in the Audi Cup final with Sports Mole's text commentary.
Aug 2, 19:00
Tiemoue Bakayoko and Yaya Toure during the Champions League match between Manchester City and AS Monaco on February 21, 2017
Tiemoue Bakayoko happy to join "biggest English club"
New Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko believes that he has joined the "perfect" club after putting pen to paper on a five-year deal in West London.
Jul 16, 16:09
Luciano Vietto is tackled by Ever Banega during the La Liga match between Atletico Madrid and Sevilla on January 24, 2016
Southampton 'in talks to sign Luciano Vietto'
Southampton reportedly enter talks with Atletico Madrid to sign striker Luciano Vietto, who spent last season on loan at Sevilla.
Jul 11, 22:04
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Fernando Torres commits to Atletico Madrid by signing new contract
Atletico Madrid announce that Fernando Torres will remain at the club until the summer of 2018, putting end to talk of a possible switch to Mexican side Queretaro.
Jul 6, 09:33
Juventus's Alex Sandro and West Ham United's Martin Samuelson in a pre-season friendly on August 7, 2016
Chelsea 'desperate to finalise deal for full-back Alex Sandro'
Chelsea are reportedly keen to get a deal for Alex Sandro done and dusted, but must first persuade the player and then fend off competition from Paris Saint-Germain.
Jul 4, 13:43
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Fernando Torres 'turns down Mexico move to stay at Atletico Madrid'
Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres reportedly turns down a lucrative move to Mexican side Queretaro and is on the verge of signing a one-year contract extension.
Jun 15, 15:11
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Report: Fernando Torres in advanced talks with Mexican club
A report claims that Fernando Torres is close to leaving Atletico Madrid to join Mexican side Queretaro on a two-year deal, where he will earn a bumper salary.
Jun 6, 20:37
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Fernando Torres future at Atletico Madrid 'to be decided this week'
A report claims that Fernando Torres will seek assurances over where he stands in the Atletico Madrid pecking order when holding talks with the club later this week.
Jun 5, 22:05
Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann during the Champions League match against Leicester City on April 18, 2017
Atletico's Saul Niguez not worried if Antoine Griezmann joins Manchester United
Saul Niguez insists that Atletico Madrid will cope if they lose Antoine Griezmann, who has been heavily linked to Manchester United.
May 30, 09:58
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Fernando Torres: 'We will miss Vicente Calderon'
Striker Fernando Torres admits that he and his Atletico Madrid teammates will miss the Vicente Calderon ahead of their move to a new stadium next season.
May 22, 10:40
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Fernando Torres: 'Future is bright for Atletico Madrid'
Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres takes the positives from his team's elimination to Real Madrid in the semi-finals of the Champions League.
May 11, 14:50
Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane celebrate after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Result: Real Madrid reach Champions League final
Real Madrid will face Juventus in the 2017 Champions League final after recording a 4-2 aggregate success over city rivals Atletico Madrid.
May 10, 21:38
Atletico Madrid's Uruguayan defender Jose Maria Gimenez celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Elche FC vs Club Atletico Madrid at the Martin Valero stadium in Valencia on December 6, 2014
Team News: Atletico Madrid's Jose Gimenez returns, Danilo starts for Real Madrid
Jose Gimenez returns to Atletico Madrid's starting lineup, while Danilo gets the nod for Real Madrid in tonight's Champions League semi-final.
May 10, 18:42
Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane celebrate after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League semi-final second leg between Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid from the Vicente Calderon.
May 9, 11:10
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo nets hat-trick against Atletico Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo scores another hat-trick as Real Madrid record a 3-0 win over Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final at the Bernabeu.
May 2, 21:38
Sergio Ramos, Raphael Varane and Fernando Torres in action during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on February 27, 2016
Team News: Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid make two changes apiece ahead of Champions League clash
Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid make two changes apiece ahead of Tuesday night's Champions League semi-final first leg at the Bernabeu.
May 2, 18:53
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final second leg between Leicester City and Atletico Madrid on April 18, 2017
Live Commentary: Leicester City 1-1 (1-2 on agg) Atletico Madrid
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Leicester City's 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 18, 18:45
Fernando Torres holds back the tears after the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Team News: Fernando Torres starts on Atletico Madrid bench
Fernando Torres starts on the bench for Atletico Madrid's trip to Leicester City in the Champions League quarter-finals.
Apr 18, 18:40
Antoine Griezmann in action for Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Fernando Torres urges teammate Antoine Griezmann to stay with Atletico Madrid
Fernando Torres warns Antoine Griezmann that the grass is not always greener, telling his teammate to stick with Atletico Madrid "forever".
Apr 13, 18:20
Antoine Griezmann in action for Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid beat Leicester City thanks to controversial penalty
A controversial penalty from Antoine Griezmann earns Atletico Madrid a 1-0 victory over Leicester City in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 12, 21:35
Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Leicester City at Liberty Stadium on December 5, 2015
Team News: Five changes for Leicester City against unchanged Atletico Madrid
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare makes five changes to his side ahead of their historic Champions League quarter-final first leg at Atletico Madrid.
Apr 12, 18:54
Assistant Manager Craig Shakespeare of Leicester City during the Sky Bet Championship match against Watford on February 8, 2014
Live Commentary: Atletico Madrid 1-0 Leicester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Atletico Madrid's 1-0 victory over Leicester City in the Champions League.
Apr 12, 18:45
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Valencia and Atletico Madrid on March 6, 2016
Result: Antoine Griezmann strikes late to derail Real Madrid's title hopes
Antoine Griezmann scores five minutes from time to cancel out Pepe's opener and earn Atletico Madrid a 1-1 draw with Real Madrid at the Estadio Bernabeu.
Apr 8, 17:07
Gareth Bale celebrates with his Real Madrid teammates after opening the scoring in the Champions League semi-final second leg against Manchester City on May 4, 2016
Team News: BBC return for Madrid derby
Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo return as Real Madrid host Atletico Madrid.
Apr 8, 14:16



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona1211103342934
2Valencia1293032112130
3Real Madrid127322291324
4Atletico MadridAtletico126601661024
5Sevilla127141412222
6Villarreal126331912721
7Real Sociedad125342522318
8Leganes12525911-217
9Real Betis125252125-417
10Getafe124441914516
11GironaGirona124441417-316
12Levante123631415-115
13Celta Vigo124262319414
14Espanyol12345915-613
15Athletic Bilbao123361216-412
16Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo123271523-811
17EibarEibar123271125-1411
18Malaga12219925-167
19AlavesAlaves122010620-146
20Las PalmasLas Palmas122010830-226
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