Fernando Torres

Fernando Torres

Birthplace, first steps, teams, and transfers

The former Spanish football player was born on March 20, 1984, near the Spanish capital. Already at the age of five, Fernando began his football journey at the local football school. After changing several schools in 1995, he moved to the academy of the second strongest club in Madrid, Atlético. In the last year of the 20th century, he signed his first contract and played for the second team. And two years later, he became the main forward of "Indians" and the captain of the team. And all this at just 19 years old.

Having spent a total of 7 years in Madrid, he, already in the status of a football star, moved to Liverpool in 2007. Right from the first matches, it was obvious that he was comfortable in the new team. He played bright matches and scored masterpiece goals. However, the last season as part of the "Reds" did not seem too successful due to frequent injuries. In the winter of 2011, his contract was bought by London’s "Chelsea" for huge money - about $65 million, so they even needed Betwinner bonus code 2021. This period for "El Niño" became the most successful in his career in terms of trophies. After spending three seasons in the "Aristocrats," he went on loan to "Milan," which later bought out his contract.

But after that, he moved to his native Atlético, initially on loan for a year, and later signed a new contract with them. This return became a swan song for him on a serious level - he managed to win the Europa League cup with the team in 2018. Immediately after that, he moved to the Japanese "Sagan Tosu" as a free agent, where he ended his career after two years.

He started playing in the Spanish national team at a fairly young age - 19 years old. Together with the "Red Fury," he won gold medals at the World Championship and twice became the strongest on the European continent, just like Melbet agent was. The failed World Cup for the Spaniards in Brazil was the last at the international level for Fernando Torres.

Stats, records, and jersey number

In addition to the trophies mentioned above, Torres won with Chelsea two major European club tournaments and the FA Cup. He was recognized as the top scorer twice, and the first time he won the Golden Boot at the age of 18. Together with the Spanish youth team, he won the U-19 Euro. During his bright career, he appeared on the field 864 times and upset the opponent with goals 300 times. His favorite jersey number is "9", which he wore throughout his club and national team career.

Personal life: girlfriend, net worth, and non-football activity

"El Niño" is married to childhood friend Olalla Dominguez. She gave birth to three children. An interesting fact is that in Torres’s hometown of Fuenlabrada, a stadium named after him was built, and locals believe it’ll be a winners arena prediction. Great popularity brought Torres multi-million dollar advertising contracts with world brands, while Fernando also has several businesses. Thus, the net worth of the former striker is about $90 million.

Latest news and rumors

After the end of his career, Fernando Torres initially said that he wanted to take a break from football and go on a family vacation. Later, there were rumors about the forward's return to big football, but now he is still without a team.

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