Torres enjoys a close relationship with the Real board and is unimpressed by the antics of the former Manchester United winger.
"Cristiano is getting a dose of his own medicine. He has to be less selfish, but we must also be understanding of him," said Torres.
"He's under pressure and you have to remember that.
"When he scores, we think he's selfish. But he does have to think of others, just as others look after him."