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  • Dempo Sports Club signs Carlos Hernandez for next season 1 week ago

    Margao: Dempo SC has signed Costa Rican midfielder Carlos Hernandez as its marquee player for the 2014-15 season. Hernandez is currently playing for home club Cartagines in the Costa Rican Premier League. He will miss the Federation Cup as he is expected to join the team on January 15, a club...
  • La Liga: Neymar, Lionel Messi score as Barcelona defeat Eibar 3-0 October 19, 2014

    Lionel Messi edged one closer to La Liga's all-time goalscoring record as Barcelona easily beat Eibar 3-0 at Camp Nou on Saturday. Messi is now poised to equal Telmo Zarra's milestone of 251 goals that has stood since 1955 next week at rival Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu Stadium Barcelona goalkeeper Claudio Bravo also...
  • Ronaldo brace helps Real Madrid thrash Levante 5-0 October 18, 2014

    Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice to extend his scoring streak with Real Madrid to nine straight appearances and help win 5-0 at Levante in the Spanish league on Saturday. Ronaldo opened from the penalty spot in the 13th minute before adding another goal in the 61st, increasing his league-leading tally to 15...
  • Ronaldo nets thrice as Real Madrid thrash Deportivo 82 September 20, 2014

    Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick and Gareth Bale and Javier Hernandez added braces as Real Madrid rolled past Deportivo La Coruna 82 to emphatically end their twogame losing skid in the Spanish league on Saturday. After Madrid romped, defending champion Atletico Madrid slipped to a 22 draw with Celta...
  • Hull City draw 22 with West Ham in EPL September 16, 2014

    A Curtis Davies own goal gifted West Ham United a point after Hull City had twice taken the lead in a frenetic 22 draw in the Premier League on Monday. Debut goals from Hull's clubrecord signing Abel Hernandez and Mohamed Diame, facing his former club, were cancelled out in the second...
  • Javier Hernandez promises to give his all at Real Madrid September 11, 2014

    Madrid: Real Madrid striker Javier Hernandez is delighted to be able to continue his career at what he considers to be the best club in the world. Hernandez's situation changed from being a likely substitute at Manchester United for the coming season when he was loaned to Real Madrid at the...
  • Hull City break transfer record to sign Uruguay striker Abel Hernandez September 1, 2014

    Hull City completed the signing of Uruguay striker Abel Hernandez from Italian Serie A club Palermo for a club record fee of 9.5 million pounds ($15.8 million) on Monday. The Premier League club confirmed the deal for the 24yearold, who has signed a threeyear contract, in a statement on their website...
  • Real Madrid sign Javier Hernandez on loan from Manchester United September 1, 2014

    Real Madrid have moved to broaden their options in attack by agreeing to sign Mexico striker Javier Hernandez on loan from Manchester United for the 201415 season. "Real Madrid and Manchester United have reached an agreement for the loan of the player Javier Hernandez, who will be tied to the club...
  • Swansea sell Spanish pair to Qatari clubs August 14, 2014

    Swansea: Swansea have sold Spanish players Chico Flores and Pablo Hernandez to clubs in Qatar. The Welsh club said on Thursday that center back Flores is moving to Qatar champion Lekhwiya, where he will reunite with former Swansea manager Michael Laudrup. Hernandez, the winger who was once Swansea's clubrecord signing from Valencia,...
  • Xavi Hernandez retires from Spanish national team August 5, 2014

    Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez says he will not play again for the Spanish national team after a disappointing World Cup. The 34yearold Xavi says "I have taken the decision to leave the selection. I think my time has ended." Xavi was Spain's key playmaker in their unprecedented run of winning the World...
  • Manchester United add Hernandez for US tour July 20, 2014

    Carson, California: Manchester United have added Javier Hernandez to their squad for the team's preseason tour of the US. Relegated to the bench for much of last season, Chicharito will join the Red Devils before their friendly against the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday in Pasadena, the team's first match under...
  • World Cup 2014: Mexican coach hails 'saviour' Javier Hernandez June 24, 2014

    Recife: Mexico coach Miguel Herrera hailed Javier Hernandez after the Manchester United striker came off the bench to play a key role in the team's 31 victory over Croatia. The result set up a Round of 16 berth for Mexico against the Netherlands in Fortaleza June 29 while Croatia were eliminated...
  • World Cup 2014: Mexico knock Croatia out to storm into last 16 June 24, 2014

    Recife: Mexico surged into the World Cup's knockout stage for a sixth straight time Monday with a 31 win over Croatia. Rafael Marquez, Andres Guardado and Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez scored in a 10minute span in the second half, dooming a talented Croatia side to elimination from the group stage. The Croats had...
  • World Cup 2014: Spain not looking to change the guard just yet June 15, 2014

    Curitiba: The Netherlands' crushing win over Spain has precipitated a question that wasn't expected to come up until after the World Cup when do Spain's veterans give way to their rising crop of talented youngsters? Coach Vicente del Bosque said changes would be made for the mustwin match against Chile...
  • World Cup 2014: Age catches up with Spain, Bosque must look to the future June 14, 2014

    Xavi Hernandez is 34. Iker Casillas is 33. Andres Iniesta is 30. Xabi Alonso is 32. So is David Villa. Even Pepe Reinathe second choice keeper is 31. Age is catching up with the world champions. Over the last 5 years Spain have dominated opponents with their peculiar brand of tikitaka free...
  • World Cup 2014: Loss to Dutch hardest of my career, says Xavi Hernandez June 14, 2014

    Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez says Friday's 51 World Cup loss to the Netherlands was the hardest of his career. The defending champions were uncharacteristically dominated in their Group B opener, to put themselves in a likely mustwin situation for their next two matches in order to reach the elimination stages. The 34yearold...
  • As it happened: World Cup 2014, Netherlands vs Spain June 13, 2014

    Spain will be lifted by a reminder of the glory of four years ago as the defence of their World Cup crown begins against 2010 finalists the Netherlands in Salvador. Spain, also 2008 and 2012 European Championship winners, arrive in Brazil with 16 players retained from the squad that triumphed in...
  • Javier Hernandez benched for Mexico's opener against Cameroon June 12, 2014

    Javier 'Little Pea' Hernandez, Mexico's third most prolific international goalscorer of all time, has been left out of the starting lineup for Friday's World Cup opener against Cameroon at Dunas arena. Hernandez had a disappointing season for Manchester United and coach Miguel Herrera has, as expected, preferred the partnership of Oribe...
  • FIFA World Cup: Spain arrive in Salvador for Netherlands tie June 12, 2014

    Salvador: Defending champions Spain arrived here on Thursday in readiness for their World Cup opener against 2010 runnersup the Netherlands, on Friday. The two teams' clash is a rematch of the 2010 World Cup final in South Africa where Spain grabbed a 10 victory with a goal from Andres Iniesta four...
  • Mexico have big hopes for 'Chicharito' in Brazil June 7, 2014

    Javier Hernandez getting back among the goals at Manchester United after a bitpart role this season would come as a welcome relief to Mexico coach Miguel Herrera ahead of the World Cup in Brazil, after finding firepower a big problem in qualifying. Nicknamed 'Chicharito', or little pea, fans of the 25yearold...
  • Pablo Hernandez withdraws from Chile's provisional squad May 25, 2014

    Chile's provisional World Cup squad was cut to 24 on Saturday with the withdrawal of midfielder Pablo Hernandez who has failed to recover from a leg muscle injury. The O'Higgins player is the sixth to pull out of the 30man provisional squad coach that Jorge Sampaoli named last week after midfielder...
  • Mexico have big hopes for Javier Hernandez in Brazil April 28, 2014

    Javier Hernandez getting back among the goals at Manchester United after a bitpart role this season would come as a welcome relief to Mexico coach Miguel Herrera ahead of the World Cup in Brazil, after finding firepower a big problem in qualifying. Nicknamed 'Chicharito', or little pea, fans of the 25yearold...
  • Selena Gomez to testify in paparazzo lawsuit against boyfriend Justin Bieber March 30, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer-actress Selena Gomez is reportedly going to testify in court in relation to a lawsuit launched by a paparazzo against her boyfriend Justin Bieber. The paparazzo said that the 'Come & Get It' singer was with Bieber during the alleged attack in 2012 and she was subpoenad in the...
  • Xavi Hernandez to miss Barcelona's Copa del Rey match December 15, 2013

    Spain: Barcelona says midfielder Xavi Hernandez will miss Tuesday's Copa del Rey match due to a leg injury. The team say the Spain international has a muscle pull in his right leg. Barcelona host thirddivision side Cartagena in the return leg of their roundof32 tie after winning their first meeting 41. The Spanish...
  • Barcelona's Adriano injured, to miss Ajax match November 24, 2013

    Barcelona: Barcelona's already injuryhit squad has received another blow with full back Adriano ruled out of Tuesday's Champions League game at Ajax. Barcelona says that the versatile, yet injuryprone Brazilian hurt a ligament in his left ankle during the 40 win over Granada on Saturday and will miss the trip to...
  • Barcelona midfielder Xavi doubtful for next match November 19, 2013

    Barcelona: Barcelona say midfielder Xavi Hernandez is doubtful for Saturday's Spanish league match against Granada. The Spanish champions say medical tests have revealed that Xavi has a muscle strain in his left leg. They say the rate of his recovery will determine his availability for the upcoming game at Camp Nou. Barcelona...
  • League Cup: Chelsea knock out Arsenal, Man Utd advance October 30, 2013

    London: Cesar Azpilicueta seized on a defensive blunder and Juan Mata scored a slick second as Chelsea dumped Premier League leader Arsenal out of the League Cup with a 20 victory at its London rival on Tuesday. The fourth round loss ends one route to a trophy for Arsenal manager Arsene...
  • Moyes enjoys late victory straight out of Fergie manual October 26, 2013

    London: It is unlikely David Moyes has had time to read Alex Ferguson's latest autobiography yet but the way his Manchester United pulled a victory from the jaws of defeat on Saturday was straight out of the old master's manual. Trailing 21 at home to Stoke City in the 78th minute...
  • Manchester United fight back to beat Stoke City 32 October 26, 2013

    Manchester: Substitute Javier Hernandez completed Manchester United's secondhalf comeback against Stoke on Saturday, securing a 32 victory for the Premier League champions. Peter Crouch stunned Old Trafford with a goal after four minutes and, although United striker Robin van Persie equalised in the 43rd minute, Marko Arnautovic restored Stoke's lead on...
  • Manchester United ruin Suarez return by beating Liverpool September 26, 2013

    Manchester: Manchester United ruined Luis Suarez's longawaited return from a 10match ban for biting by beating Liverpool 10 in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday, relieving some earlyseason pressure on manager David Moyes. Javier Hernandez showed a poacher's instinct to volley home deftly 39 seconds into the second...