Torres joins Chelsea teammates in Philadelphia
Fernando Torres returned from his post-Euro 2012 vacay yesterday, getting back to work with Chelsea as they prepare for the MLS All-Star game tomorrow night. MLS.com has video coverage of Chelsea’s training yesterday and here’s a brief video update from the team’s training today. Torres is not expected to play until Saturday’s match in Miami against AC Milan.
Today Chelsea officially announced that they’ve signed Eden Hazard’s younger brother Thorgan. If things work out for these young Blues brothers, we could be making Hazardous puns for years to come.
Oscar the Brazilian Wonder Kid must have an amazing agent because Oscar has somehow managed to be in the headlines for nearly two weeks in a row. Signs continue to point toward this deal happening, perhaps as early as Friday.
How excited is Philadelphia about hosting the Chelsea v. MLS All-Stars match tomorrow night? Judging by the Philadelphia Inquirer Sports home page, less-than-thrilled. Though the game’s a little over 24 hours away, there’s not a single item about it on the home page!
What do you think of the Thorgan Hazard signing?
Posted on July 24, 2012, in 12/13 Season, Chelsea squad, MLS 2012 season, Pre season and tagged Chelsea in Miami, Chelsea in Philadelphia, Chelsea training in Philadelphia, Chelsea USA Tour 2012, Chelsea v. AC Milan, Chelsea v. MLS All-Stars, Eden Hazard, Fernando Torres, Fernando Torres Euro 2012, Fernando Torres in Philadelphia, MLS, Oscar dos Santos Emboaba Junior, Thorgan Hazard, Thorgan Hazard signs with Chelsea, UEFA Euro 2012, will Fernando Torres play in the MLS All-Star game, World Football Challenge 2012. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.