"But I do not think just one player will be left out to accommodate Torres - I reckon there will be THREE.
"It is tough on those three casualties, who have served the club with nothing other than distinction.
"And they will not be the only ones to be affected by El Nino's inclusion.
"Didier Drogba must get used to no longer being the centre-piece of the club's strike-force.
"That is now bestowed upon Torres."