Torres has endured plenty of criticism since joining Chelsea from Liverpool, but Gullit's outspoken attack perhaps carries extra significance because of the Dutchman's place in
Gullit, who masterminded the club's first trophy success of the modern era as well as bringing
He added: "For me, he must do more. You give him the benefit of the doubt because he is a nice guy and blah blah blah, but it is not good enough.
"At the moment, he is an enigma. He has to start performing and quickly. It is becoming annoying."
"At the moment, there is no issue for us."
Torres appears to have gone back into his shell after confidently declaring last month his Chelsea nightmare was at an end.
That followed three goals in the opening four games of the season and
"He's always busy, keeping defenders busy and moving and doing the right stuff. I don't see any problem you are talking about."
That means it cannot substitute him unless it was to play one of its midfielders out of position.
There is also the prospect of playing with a so-called 'false nine' as
UEFA Champions League
Borussia Dortmund defender Lukasz Piszczek will undergo hip surgery after this weekend's UEFA Champions League final against Bayern Munich.