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Fernando Torres Injury: Updates on Chelsea Star's Thigh and Recovery

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND -  NOVEMBER 02: Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa of Newcastle United and Fernando Torres of Chelsea compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James' Park on November 02, 2013 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)
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Ben BlackmoreFeatured ColumnistNovember 5, 2013

Updates from Tues, Nov. 26

Fernando Torres made a return from a thigh injury on Tuesday as Chelsea lost 1-0 to Basel in the Champions League.

Torres was introduced just before halftime for the injured Samuel Eto'o, as reported by the club's official Twitter account:

Eto'o is stretchered off the pitch straight down the tunnel, Torres the man to replace him. 42 minutes played. #CFCLive

— Chelsea FC (@chelseafc) November 26, 2013

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