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Torres: An Intimate Portrait Of The Kid Who Became King

4.12 of 5 stars 4.12  ·  rating details  ·  52 ratings  ·  5 reviews
This is the story of a boy who dreamt of rock stardom but grew up to be a football God. Fernando Torres is revered by players, coaches and managers, adored in his homeland and idolised by 42 million Liverpool fans across the world. From his birth in Madrid's working-class Fuenlabrada district to his incredible 33-goal first season at Liverpool and his winning goal in the f ...more
Paperback, 384 pages
Published August 6th 2009 by Corinthian
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miaaa
Aug 20, 2010 miaaa rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: fellow Reds
This book shares intimate stories regarding the Kid, who is no longer a kid but a father of (soon) two, from those who somehow related to his personal upbringings and footballing career. A passionate footballer with humility and loyalty, two rare characters in this football 'industrial' era.

Already a Kop legend, mind you he joined LFC in 2007, whose song is always sing out loud:

His armband proved
he was a red
Torres, Torres!!
You'll never walk alone it said
Torres, Torres!!
We brought the lad from su
...more
Jobair H
This book is about a young boy who looked at everything in a positive way. He was very persistent and he would keep pushing and pushing to get to where he is right now... A Striker at Chelsea FC. I would recommend this book to anybody who likes these type of stories (realistic fiction)
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Fernando; él que ha pasado a ser parte de la historia del liverpool. El niño aquel que viste el nueve de este equipo. Según "Rafa Benítez lo califica como él es único; ya que puede encontrar diferentes dimensiones en su juego. El chico que antes de pasar al equipo rojo, dejo con mucha pena el atlético Madrid donde era idolatrado por muchos de sus hinchas. El niño llegó a la liga inglesa con muchas expectativas, para convertirse en uno de los grandes goleadores de la liga premier. El libro da un ...more
Sanntint
Torres through others and short and concise account of living hero !
Andi Eshak
Much-much-much interview. But I like it.
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