We all know how the saga unfolded.
The turned head from serious interest in the summer of 2010. The disinterested first half of the 2010-2011 season. The last-minute transfer request in January 2011.
The whirlwind arrival at Stamford Bridge in the closing hours of deadline day. The smashing of the British transfer record.
The abysmal form of a player once known as one of Europe's most fearsome strikers.
The story of Fernando Torres' thus far unhappy marriage with Chelsea Football Club has not ended yet, but rumors are beginning to surface that he may already be deemed surplus to requirements by the powers that be at Stamford Bridge.
Rumors that Andre Villas-Boas has strenuously denied, but continue to link him with a host of clubs around Europe.
How did the story turn out this way?
Here are ten reasons Fernando Torres has flopped after leaving Liverpool. Feel free to have your say below.