CHICHARITO

  • Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez a dilemma for Real Madrid 5 days ago

    Madrid: Real Madrid have a tough decision to make in the next few days as the club decide whether or not to take up the option to buy Mexican international striker Javier Hernandez. Hernandez, whose nickname 'Chicharito' means 'little pea' (because of his green eyes) joined Real Madrid on loan from...
  • I enjoy playing for Real Madrid: Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez 6 days ago

    Madrid: Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez says he is enjoying life at Spanish football club Real Madrid despite having been just a bit-part player for much of the season. The forward joined Real on loan from Premier League club Manchester United last season but has only started thrice in the league so far. However,...
  • Mario Balotelli powers Italy past Mexico in Confederations Cup June 17, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Mario Balotelli scored the winner in Italy's 21 victory over Mexico on Sunday at the Confederations Cup. In the 78th minute, Balotelli collected a perfectly placed acrobatic pass from Emanuele Giaccherini and muscled in between two defenders to break the deadlock in the first official match at the...
  • 'Chicharito' poses deadly threat to US defence March 26, 2013

    Mexico City: US coach Juergen Klinsmann's motto for Tuesday's World Cup CONCACAF qualifier against Mexico has been "respect but not fear" but when it comes to dealing with striker Javier Hernandez, it is clear there is trepidation as well as admiration. Manchester United striker Hernandez is by far the most...