Soccer-Torres and Del Bosque praise example set by Tahiti (Reuters)

By Mike Collett RIO DE JANEIRO, June 20 (Reuters) – Fernando Torres, who knows a thing or two about failure on a football pitch, was full of praise for amateur opponents Tahiti after scoring four goals in Spain’s 10-0 Confederations Cup win on Thursday. The 29-year-old striker, who has suffered long lapses of form, severe criticism and questions about his hunger for success during two-and-a-half turbulent seasons at Chelsea, was impressed by Tahiti’s sportsmanship, integrity and the example they set in the match. …

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