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Fernando Torres newest La Liga star to move to Japan

Fernando Torres has become the latest La Liga star to move to the J-League in Japan where he has joined Sagan Tosu. Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta moved to the country to join Vissel Kobe after announcing he would leave the Catalan club following 17 years at the Camp Nou last month and now Torres has followed suit after ending his second spell at boyhood club Atletico Madrid. Torres announced his move on his own Twitter account saying; “Happy to join my new club, see you soon Sagan Tosu.” Feliz de…

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Fernando Torres set for Japan or Major League Soccer

Fernando Torres is weighing up his options after receiving one offer from Japan and one from Major League Soccer. Sagan Tosu and Chicago Fire have both offered the former Spanish international striker a contract after leaving the Wanda Metropolitano. Having left Atletico Madrid at the end of the season after an emotional farewell saw him score a brace against Eibar in his final outing for the club, Torres now has two options. The former Liverpool and Chelsea striker is expected to follow Andres Iniesta in moving to Japan by signing for…

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Gossip LaLiga News 

Fernando Torres closes in on Japan move

Having left Atletico Madrid at the end of the season after an emotional farewell saw him score a brace against Eibar in his final outing for the club, Fernando Torres appears to have found a new club. The former Liverpool and Chelsea striker will join Andres Iniesta in moving to Japan by signing for Sagan Tosu, meaning he will come face to face with the ex-Barcelona captain. AS say that the Spanish legend will put pen to paper on a three year contract worth 6.2 million euros, or 120,000 euros per…

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Galatasaray or Newcastle United……Where will Fernando Torres take his career next?

Galatasaray and Newcastle United have both been in touch with Fernando Torres over a potential summer move. Turkish side Galatasaray are keen to bring in the former Spanish international ahead of next season, whilst vague reports in English press have claimed Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez has been toying with the idea of a potential reunion. Torres announced towards the end of the season that his second stint at boyhood club Atletico Madrid would end this Summer, having reluctantly accepted he’d need to move to play regularly. Since returning to Atletico…

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Fernando Torres LaLiga Match Centre 

Atletico Madrid 2-2 Eibar: Fernando Torres signs off with brace

Fernando Torres ended his career at the club he has supported since childhood by grabbing both goals in Atletico Madrid’s 2-2 draw with Eibar at the Wanda Metropolitano. A victory in their final match of the season would have been the end of a perfect week for the club after winning the Europa League on Wednesday and being confirmed as runners-up in La Liga following Real Madrid’s 2-2 draw away to Villarreal on Saturday. However, a stunning equaliser from Ruben Pena put a small dent on an evening that was all…

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“Atletico are one of Europe’s best”: Trio react to Europa League victory

Victory over Marseille in Lyon with a convincing 3-0 win completed the turnaround after a mixed European campaign in 2017/18 ended with a third European title in eight years for Atletico Madrid. It marked a stark contrast with the reaction to drawing with Qarabag, effectively eliminating the Rojiblancos from the Champions League, which was always going to be disappointing, but few expected the shocking comments made by Atletico Madrid captain Gabia at the time. “The Europa League? I’ll tell you that right now it’s a piece of s**t,” he said…

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Fernando Torres set for MLS stint as final Atleti days approach

Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres looks set for a move to Major League Soccer as his final days at the Wanda Metropolitano approach. Torres announced, last Monday, that his second stint at boyhood club Atletico Madrid would end this Summer, having reluctantly accepted he’d need to move to play regularly. Since returning to Atletico in 2015, after a short spell at Milan, the 34-year-old striker has made 100 appearances, scoring 24 goals. Despite not reaching the heights of his time in Madrid at the beginning of his career, Torres has…

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Torres favours MLS or China move, says former agent

According to Fernando Torres’ former agent, the Spaniard’s next career move will likely take him to the MLS or Chinese Super League. Torres announced, on Monday, that his second stint at boyhood club Atletico Madrid would end this Summer, having reluctantly accepted he’d need to move to play regularly. Since returning to Atletico in 2015, after a short spell at Milan, the 34-year-old striker has made 100 appearances, scoring 24 goals. Despite not reaching the heights of his time in Madrid at the beginning of his career, Torres has remained…

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LaLiga News 

Fernando Torres calls time on his Atletico Madrid career

Fernando Torres has told reporters that he will not play for Atletico Madrid beyond this season. Torres joined his boyhood club at the tender age of 10, spending six years with their youth system before being given the chance in the first team at the age of 16. An impressive six years at the forefront of Atleti’s attack – saw him gain a move to Premier League side Liverpool, where he scored an impressive 65 goals in 102 league goals. His form for the Anfield club enforced a £50m move…

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Atletico Madrid unsure on trio’s future after China interest

Atletico Madrid are unsure on the futures of Fernando Torres, Yannick Yarrasco and Nicolas Gaitan after interest from the Chinese Super League. Gaitan has struggled for playing time this season and is now set for Dalian Yifang after interest emerged over the weekend. The winger is set to become the next in a long list of La Liga based players close to a move to China, having seen Cedric Bakambu move from Villarreal in January. Whilst the former Benfica man is expected to move within the coming days, it is…

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