Chelsea boss Mourinho praises Torres despite scattergun form

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho was pleased with Fernando Torres' performance in victory at Sunderland.

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho was pleased with Fernando Torres' performance in victory at Sunderland.

Torres missed three gilt-edged chances, but Mourinho was happy with the Spain international's contribution.

He said: "He worked fantastically for the team. He did fantastic work for them. He played against two very experienced defenders in Wes Brown and John O'Shea and gave them a fight.

"He opened spaces for the other guys. He missed chances, but he was there."

 
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