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Garcia would welcome Torres return

Atletico Madrid midfielder Raul Garcia says Fernando Torres would be welcomed back to the Primera Division champions with open arms if he opts to leave Chelsea, while also playing down speculation that centre-back Miranda will be the next Rojiblancos player to up sticks to Stamford Bridge.

Torres has been linked with a summer move back to Atletico, where the Spain international came up through the ranks to captain the first team before moving to Liverpool in 2007.

I speak to him (Torres) a lot and he still feels very strongly about this club.

His life has been defined by what he experienced here and he is another option just like any other that the media have mentioned. Any great player that can come here will be welcome.

– Raul Garcia

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Callejon happy in Naples

Napoli forward Jose Callejon has revealed the club turned down a big money offer for his services from Spanish giants Atletico Madrid this summer - and is pleased they did.

My agent told me about it.

I was glad (the bid was rejected) because I really want to play in this shirt and have another four years on my contract. I feel good here, I feel the affection of the people.

In football, never say never, but with (Napoli boss Rafael) Benitez I have my freedom and I do not want to give it up.

– Jose Callejon speaking to Gazzetta dello Sport

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