Fernando Torres

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Fernando Torres
Fernando Torres Spain.jpg
Personal information
Full name Fernando José Torres Sanz
Date of birth 20 March 1984 (1984-03-20) (age 30)
Place of birth Fuenlabrada, Madrid, Spain
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current club Chelsea
Number 9
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001-2007
2007-2011
Atlético Madrid
Liverpool
National team
2003- Spain
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Fernando Torres (born 20 March 1984) is a Spanish football player. He plays for Chelsea and the Spanish national team. He is famous for his many goals for the Spain national football team and because he made the winning goal during the UEFA Euro 2008 final.

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club Season League[A] Cup[B] League Cup Europe[C] Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Atlético Madrid 2000–01[1][2] 4 1 2 0 6 1
2001–02[3][4] 36 6 1 1 37 7
2002–03[5][6] 29 13 2 1 31 14
2003–04[7][8] 35 19 5 2 40 21
2004–05[9][10][11] 38 16 6 2 5 2 49 20
2005–06[12][13] 36 13 4 0 40 13
2006–07[14][15] 36 14 4 1 40 15
Total 214 82 24 7 5 2 243 91
Liverpool 2007–08[16] 33 24 1 0 1 3 11 6 46 33
2008–09[17] 24 14 3 1 2 0 9 2 38 17
2009–10[18] 22 18 2 0 0 0 8 4 32 22
2010–11[19] 23 9 1 0 0 0 2 0 26 9
Total 102 65 7 1 3 3 30 12 142 81
Chelsea 2010–11[19] 14 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 18 1
2011–12[20] 30 6 6 2 1 0 9 3 46 11
Total 44 7 6 2 1 0 13 3 64 12
Career total 360 154 37 10 4 3 48 17 449 184

International career statistics[change | change source]

[21]

As of match played 15 November 2011.[22][23][24][25][26]
National team Season Friendly Competitive Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Spain 2003 1 0 2 0 3 0
2004 6 1 5 0 11 1
2005 3 1 9 7 12 8
2006 6 1 7 4 13 5
2007 2 0 4 1 6 1
2008 6 1 7 2 13 3
2009 3 2 10 3 13 5
2010 3 1 8 2 11 3
2011 7 1 2 0 9 1
Career total 37 8 54 19 91 27

In the 2011 January transfer window Fernando Torres moved to Chelsea F.C for a fee of £50m smashing the old transfer record by £17m!

References[change | change source]

  1. "Temporada 2000/01 - Liga 2ª División (primer equipo)" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=8&t=2000/01. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  2. "Temporada 2000/01 - Copa Del Rey" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=9&t=2000/01. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  3. "Temporada 2001/02 - Liga 2ªDivisión" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=10&t=2001/02. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  4. "Temporada 2001/02 - Copa del Rey" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=30&t=2001/02. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  5. "Temporada 2002/03 - Liga 1ª División" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=11&t=2002/03. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  6. "Temporada 2002/03 - Copa del Rey" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=36&t=2002/03. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  7. "Temporada 2003/04 - Liga 1ª División" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=1&t=2003/04. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  8. "Temporada 2003/04 - Copa del Rey" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=37&t=2003/04. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  9. "Temporada 2004/05 - Liga 1ª División" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=12&t=2004/05. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  10. "Temporada 2004/05 - Copa del Rey" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=14&t=2004/05. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  11. "Temporada 2004/05 - Intertoto" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=13&t=2004/05. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  12. "Temporada 2005/06 - Liga 1ª División" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=88&t=2005/06. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  13. "Temporada 2005/06 - Copa del Rey" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=92&t=2005/06. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  14. "Temporada 2006/07 - Liga 1ª División" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=97&t=2006/07. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  15. "Temporada 2006/07 - Copa del Rey" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=95&t=2006/07. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  16. "Season 2007/2008:". Sportbox.tv. http://www.sportbox.tv/football/players/player.php?playerid=103351&season=2008. Retrieved 2011-05-18.
  17. "Season 2008/2009:". Sportbox.tv. http://www.sportbox.tv/football/players/player.php?playerid=103351&season=2009. Retrieved 2011-05-18.
  18. "Season 2009/2010:". Sportbox.tv. http://www.sportbox.tv/football/players/player.php?playerid=103351&season=2010. Retrieved 2011-05-18.
  19. 19.0 19.1 "Season 2010/2011:". Sportbox.tv. http://www.sportbox.tv/football/players/player.php?playerid=103351&season=2011. Retrieved 2011-05-18.
  20. "Squad stats". Soccerbase. http://www.soccerbase.com/teams/team.sd?team_id=536&teamTabs=stats. Retrieved 2011-08-14. The 2011–12 season accessed via dropdown menu.
  21. http://www.national-football-teams.com/v2/player.php?id=6363
  22. "Temporada 2002/04 - Selección Española" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=35&t=2002/04. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  23. "Temporada 2004/06 - Selección Española" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=90&t=2004/06. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  24. "Temporada 2006/08 - Selección Española" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=96&t=2006/08. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  25. "Temporada 2008/10 - Selección española" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=113&t=2008/10. Retrieved 2008-11-17.
  26. "Temporada 2010/12 - Selección española" (in Spanish). Fernando Torres. http://www.fernando9torres.com/index.php?s=partidos&c=122&t=2010/12. Retrieved 2011-02-06.