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Danish centre-back returns to his former club

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Fernando Torres to AC Milan: Two-year loan deal agreed for frustrated Chelsea striker

The Spaniard's torturous spell at Stamford Bridge looks to be coming to an end

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Fernando Torres missed another sitter in pre-season

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Chelsea boss admits he has not looked at potential replacements

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Kagawa reported to be heading to Germany for a medical

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