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No Space for Torres?

No Space for Torres?

Is it a surprise that Fernando Torres has been left out of the latest Spanish squad by Vicente Del Bosque?

Although many suggest his form has been, if we`re being kind, patchy, the fact that he has scored 15 goals could well have been seen as enough to warrant inclusion.

However, when you acknowledge that Spain sometimes don`t play with a striker is there a real need for his conclusion.

Del Bosque, commenting on Torres admission, offered this brief comment to the media,

"Torres is one of our most experienced players, but we could not find a space for him now."

Nor apparently was there one for Michu, another Spaniard amongst the goals in the Premier League!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Merlin
Date:Saturday February 2 2013
Time: 11:06AM

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Comments

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There is only one space left for him that is in OUTER SPACE...may be in mars..
shlok27
02/02/2013 11:21:00
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Torres will never be nominated in the spanish team again, I am thinking he won't be part of the contingent going to brazil in 2014, I think he is history with the la roja as far as I am concerned.
Desmondadonis
02/02/2013 11:36:00
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Torres should retire from football,switch to the fashion world,he would make a great model
Ken4CFC
02/02/2013 13:13:00
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Del Bosque is a very biased manager. I doubt he would succeed in any other team other than spain. How can you call up villa but not call up michu
djangbahevans
02/02/2013 13:13:00
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Torres knows in his heart of hearts that he dosent merit a place in La Roja but calling up David Villa and not Michu is a rel head scratcher. @Ken4CFC in all seriousness El nino may want to consider male modelling once he hangs up his boots. One constant he has been able to maintain even as his form has deserted him aer his good looks hence the annoying nicknames like Blondie and Goldilocks.
GabeU
02/02/2013 13:46:00
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It serves Blondie right;I pray Anzhi gets intoxicated so that they can sign him come end of the season.
DANNYGOLD
02/02/2013 14:11:00
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What a big surprise! no space for Torres.
B2K420
02/02/2013 16:13:00
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Mata and Azpi deserve their places and that £50m flop does not comes as no surprise plus there is no space for him at Chelsea.
Elbowz
02/02/2013 17:53:00
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No surprise at all. For his contribution and aptitude he would struggle to get into a League 1 side just now.
BlueABS
03/02/2013 09:16:00
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League 1 is where that clown belongs.
Elbowz
03/02/2013 09:20:00
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Azpi will actually get the space since he has proved that he can be a defender at chelsea.
Kendemsblue
05/02/2013 12:30:00
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