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Liverpool coach Rafa says Torres hitting peak fitness.

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London, Sep.28 (ANI): Liverpool coach Rafa Benitez has warned Europe that a lethal Fernando Torres Fernando José Torres Sanz (born March 20, 1984) is a Spanish football player currently playing for Liverpool. He was born in Fuenlabrada, a large suburban town south of Madrid and was the youngest player to play for Atlético Madrid and the youngest to become captain (at age 19).  is hitting peak fitness at the right time.

The Kop's star Spanish striker blasted blast·ed  
1. Used as an intensive: I hate these blasted flies.

2. Slang Drunk or intoxicated.

3. Blighted, withered, or shriveled.
 a hattrick in 47 minutes against Hull on Saturday.

Tomorrow they are in Italy to face Fiorentina, seeking to make it two Champions League wins on the bounce.

Then five days later they travel to Stamford Bridge Stamford Bridge could be
  • Stamford Bridge, a village in the East Riding of Yorkshire
  • The battle of Stamford Bridge
  • Stamford Bridge (stadium), a stadium in London
 for a battle of the title hopefuls, aiming to repeat last season's victory over Chelsea, reports The Sun.

Hitman Torres has scored five goals in two games.

After his destruction of the Tigers, Rafa Benitez believes Torres is once more showing why he is rated Europe's deadliest striker.

Torres is more concerned with what lies ahead, rather than the scalps already taken - and desperate to keep his purple patch going.

"It has been an amazing a·maze  
v. a·mazed, a·maz·ing, a·maz·es
1. To affect with great wonder; astonish. See Synonyms at surprise.

2. Obsolete To bewilder; perplex.

 week for me, with five goals in two games, and now we have two more important games coming up. If we can get six points from our first two Champions League matches it will be very positive and then we have that big game at Chelsea," Torres said. (ANI)

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