Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho indebted to Torres determination

Fernando Torres has scored three goals in two games, having previously gone six matches without a goal in the league, but Mourinho said he could not claim any personal responsiblity for the transformation.

updated: October 28, 2013 08:38 IST
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London: Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho credited Fernando Torres with working hard to improve his own form after the Spanish striker doggedly earned his side a 2-1 win over Manchester City.

Torres has failed to perform consistently since his move from Liverpool in January 2011 and he looked set for another disappointing day after spurning a glorious early chance in Sunday's Premier League game.

However, he quickly atoned by teeing up Andre Schurrle for the opening goal in the 33rd minute, and after Sergio Aguero equalised for City, he capitalised on a defensive mix-up to snatch a last-minute winner.

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