New Chelsea manager
The 28-year-old, signed from Liverpool in a £50 million ($75.82 million) deal in
However, Torres later backtracked, claiming he is now ready to fulfil his dreams with Chelsea after admitting he 'lost hope' in his early days at Stamford Bridge.
"There is no concerns about Fernando at all," said
"I did have a chat with him the morning after the final, and have been in touch since as well.
"It (disappointment) was a feeling he had at the time, but I will continue to speak to the players.
"I am expecting him here in a good mood, to be buzzing and be very good next season,.
"Certainly winning the Golden Boot and the Euros, along with the trophies they won with us should give them a lot of confidence.
"I expect him next season to be a fantastic player with us."
"They will all have to fight for their position and there is healthy competition.
"Whomever is in the best form and can give the best for the team will be playing."
"Frank is a very fit man and can play for many years to come," said
"He was very influential towards the end of last season maybe playing a little deeper role. He made some key passes and he performed very well.
"I was very happy. It depends on how he feels physically and mentally and I don't see any problems with him going on."
Chelsea may have secured Champions League glory on the back of what were resolute defensive displays to get past Barcelona in the semi-finals, but
"Chelsea have never been a defensive side over the years and won't turn into one overnight," the Italian said.
"There may be a tactical situation when you have to play like that but I can't see our club turning into a defensive side.
"It was successful the way we approached certain games but it was just three games and the rest of the games weren't approached like that."
"The team will change face over time as the players move on or retire and new players come into the team."
English Premier League
Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert has warned Christian Benteke he faces a "reality check" after reports suggesting the striker could be keen to leave the club.