Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez is finally being appreciated as the deadly goalscorer he is

Javier Hernandez has bolstered the status of Mexican attacking players abroad and remained prolific for his national team mostly by nicking right-place-right-time goals from the penalty spot on in. But anyone who's watched closely enough knows that those tap-ins have zero things to do with chance.No, it's his incessant and immaculate movement off of the ball, which I came to appreciate...
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Chicharito to Snub Premier League Move

After an impressive first season with Bayer Leverkusen, Mexican striker Javier Hernandez, or more commonly “Chicharito,” has been linked with a move back to the Barclay’s Premier League with the likes of Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur reportedly interested. Chicharito has played in the Premier League before, having spent four seasons with Manchester United. During his time...
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How to Watch Javier Hernandez this Weekend? : Chicharito vs Marco Fabian Mexican Showdown

In an interesting and must-watch Bundesliga showdown, Bayer Leverkusen will host Eintracht Frankfurt this Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the BayArena. Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez will enjoy the visit of his good friend, ex-Chivas teammate, and current Mexico national team co-star Marco Fabian. Embed from Getty Images This match has been highly anticipated by Mexican fans
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April 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Mexico Soccer: Javier Hernandez should be cautious of Arsenal interest

Mexican compatriot and ex-gunner Carlos Vela might say it’s like making a deal with the devil, for Javier Hernandez to leave the consistency he has found at Bayer Leverkusen, and move to a moderately big club like Arsenal, and sign with a moderately effective manager such as Arsene Wenger. The risk seems to outweigh the benefits. Hernandez has already experienced the high...
December 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Javier Hernandez hat trick lifts Leverkusen to big win over Gladbach

Mexico's Javier Hernandez recorded his first-ever club hat-trick as Bayer Leverkusen put Borussia Mönchengladbach to the sword in a 5-0 demolition of the league's form team. The former Manchester United and Real Madrid striker has 15 goals in his last 12 matches for Leverkusen and nine league strikes in his last seven appearances. While Chicharito was in devastating form, Stefan...
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December 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Mexico Soccer: Javier Hernandez finds comfort zone

Javier Hernandez has finally found the comfort of first team action in Germany with Bayer Leverkusen, after years of instability at major clubs like Manchester United and Real Madrid. The prestige, and the thrill of it all finally wore off, as Hernandez finally came to realize his opportunities were limited playing at such competitive clubs. Hernandez tested himself to great...
November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Louis Van Gaal: Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez To Stay At Man United As No. 2 Striker

Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez might not have to find a new team after all. Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said Thursday Hernandez will remain with the Red Devils this season, rather than plying his trade elsewhere. Van Gaal delivered his surprising news at his pregame press conference ahead of Manchester United’s visit to Aston Villa on Friday in the Premier League...
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Mexico Soccer: Waiting on Carlos Vela

Great expectations have been placed on Carlos Vela’s shoulders for El Tri’s big summer, expectations that may deter from Vela’s massive abilities. Vela’s is Mexico’s most versatile arsenal, but coming off a very average season, those high hopes for Vela may be too much to live up to if the pressure from critics remains the same. Vela still recovering from an injury...
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Mexico Soccer: Javier Hernandez the opportunistic “little pea”

Javier Hernandez struck gold in the Champions League this past week, converting the goal that booked Real Madrid’s ticket to the semifinals. With the few opportunities Hernandez has had at Madrid this season, it was crucial for the “little pea” to come through big in Wednesday’s quarterfinal. Converting big goals is embedded in Hernandez’s blood, his small stature...
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez Nears Mexico’s Goal Record (Video)

Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez found himself in select company and close to a place in history when he finally ended his goal drought. Hernandez scored the only goal in Mexico’s 1-0 win over Ecuador on Saturday night in Los Angeles. Hernandez, 26, moved into second place on Mexico’s all-time leading goal scorers’ list with a superb solo effort that reminds his legions of...
March 29, 2015  |  Discuss

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