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Torres' move to Chelsea will not hamper Liverpool's performance: ST Poll results.

In an online poll, when asked if they thought that Torres' move from Liverpool to Chelsea would badly affect the performance of his former team, 56 per cent felt that it would not. -- PHOTO: AFP FERNANDO Torres' sale by Liverpool will not send the club sliding downwards in the English Premier League (EPL) ladder for the rest of the season - or at least that's what slightly more than half of The Straits Times readers believe. In an online poll, when asked if they thought that Torres' move from Liverpool to Chelsea would badly affect the performance of his former team, 56 per cent felt that it would not. Kim Lau wrote: 'Torres wasn't playing well for Liverpool this season anyway. So even if Luis Suarez or Carroll are just 'ok' in terms of standards, it doesn't make much of a difference to the final standings.' But the poll recorded 42.96 per cent of readers saying that his d...

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