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Top 5 of Fernando Torres’ career-defining moments

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5.- The day he retired at Atletico Madrid.

Fernando Torres was always a Colchonero, he always lived as one of the most die-hard Atletico Madrid fans.

He started his career with his beloved club but needed to leave in order to help them financially.

Torres vowed to return to the club and he finally did it after a very successful career in English football.

The Spanish striker got the farewell he deserved after he announced his retirement from top-flight football last season.

Fernando didn’t completely retire as he still plays for Sagan Tosu from Japan but his farewell at Atletico was very emotional, one of the most important days of his career.