Mexican international striker Javier Hernandez, popularly known as Chicharito, is the poster boy of the MLS (Major League Soccer) after he was finally lured to the league from European football by Los Angeles Galaxy (LA Galaxy). Here are ten little known facts about Chicharito:
- Chicharitowas signed by Manchester United from local club Chivas de Guadalajara in Mexico in 2010. His grandfather and father also played for Chivas de Guadalajara during their respective football careers.
- The 32-year-old is the second highest paid player in the MLS with an annual salary of $7.2m.
- Chicharito helped Manchester United qualify for the Champions League final in his debut season. He scored four times enroute the final. Javier Hernandez was the first Mexican to play in the Champions League final. He played all 90 minutes as Manchester United were beaten 3-1 by Spanish club Barcelona at the Wembley Stadium in England.
- He was the first player to score against Spain after they became world champions in 2010. Continue reading JAVIER HERNANDEZ: 5 LITTLE KNOWN FACTS
Javier Hernandez fondly nicknamed Chicharito is all set to return to action in the coming few days. He was out warming the bench following a calf injury. The Mexican international plays his club football in the Major Soccer League in the United States of America for the Los Angeles Galaxy.
Chicharito sustained the injury while training with his club in July. He was advised to rest for 3-4 weeks. But with the lack of physical training and treatment due to the Coronavirus pandemic, he has taken longer than expected to recuperate.
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Chicharito, the attacker from LA Galaxy, is set to return to activity virtually. He will take part in one of the FIFA 20 tournaments that is being organised by Diego Schwartzman and Paulo Dybala to raise money for the Red Cross of Argentina. Previously, this pair had announced a tournament named La Champlay Solidaria along with some images of people who cannot be disclosed. In one of the images, a flag of Mexico appeared and it was revealed finally as Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez. The FIFA 20 challenge or the tournament will take place on 18th and 19th April 2020 from 3 pm.
Dybala and Schwartzman did a live session on one of the social media platforms to inform about the tournament and also revealed the entire schedule. The first rival for Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez in this tournament will definitely be the renowned attacker from Juventus. They will come face to face on 19th
April, Saturday which is the second day for the challenge. It is important for them to really focus on the game with concentration. It is the best competition to showcase what tactics and strategies they have learned about football all these years. They have to showcase great play because there is direct elimination in this competition.
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The injury of Marcus Rashford has left Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Man United in some form of disarray. The likes of Chicharito and even Solskjaer shows that the Red Devils aren’t aliens to the concept of having a capable second striker who functions mostly as a super sub and most importantly the kind of guy you want to call when shit hits the ceiling.
The sale of RomeluLukaku very
much thinned out the striking options available at Old Trafford but the injury
of their golden boy has continued to show how much of a big and silly risk the
board or whoever is in charge of making such decisions took when they allowed
the Belgian move to Italy without sourcing for an immediate replacement.
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Sevilla is one of the traditional Spanish teams that have a proud history but still a level below the likes of Real Madrid, Barcelona and Athletico Madrid. The Andalusians have been the nearly men when it comes to Spanish football but this could yet change.
The decision to hire Julien Lopetegui was viewed as a risky one with the Spanish tactician suffering a spectacular fall with both the Spanish national team and Real Madrid. However backed by transfer guru Monchi, Sevilla have been able to assemble a quality squad.
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Aston Villa are reportedly interested in Club Brugge midfielder Marvelous Nakamba according to reports from England. The Villans have been one of the top spenders in the Premier League this summer spending close to £100 million on new signings.
It is understood that manager Dean Smith has turned his sights to the 25-year-old as he seeks to add more depth to the midfield. In a surprise twist, Nakamba has dropped a hint about his next destination via Instagram.
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