Javier Hernandez

  • 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...
  • 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 2014-15 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...
  • 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 pre-season 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 3-1 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 3-1 win over Croatia. Rafael Marquez, Andres Guardado and Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez scored in a 10-minute span in the second half, dooming a talented Croatia side to elimination from the group stage. The Croats had...
  • 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 line-up 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...
  • Mexico have big hopes for 'Chicharito' in Brazil June 7, 2014

    Javier Hernandez getting back among the goals at Manchester United after a bit-part 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 25-year-old...
  • Mexico have big hopes for Javier Hernandez in Brazil May 20, 2014

    Javier Hernandez getting back among the goals at Manchester United after a bit-part 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 25-year-old...
  • 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 2-0 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 2-1 at home to Stoke City in the 78th minute...
  • Manchester United fight back to beat Stoke City 3-2 October 26, 2013

    Manchester: Substitute Javier Hernandez completed Manchester United's second-half comeback against Stoke on Saturday, securing a 3-2 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 long-awaited return from a 10-match ban for biting by beating Liverpool 1-0 in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday, relieving some early-season pressure on manager David Moyes. Javier Hernandez showed a poacher's instinct to volley home deftly 39 seconds into the second...
  • Football Transfers: Latest news and rumours on Thursday July 25, 2013

    IBNLive Sports gives you Thursday's round-up of all the latest transfer news and gossip from the leading clubs and top players around the world. United's chase of Fabregas is 'ongoing', says Moyes David Moyes confirmed this week that the club had made a second bid for the 26-year-old though Fabregas's Barca...
  • Spanish club Valencia eyeing Man United striker Chicharito July 26, 2013

    According to a report in The Express, Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez is target for the La Liga side Valencia, who want him to fill the gap left by Roberto Soldado. Soldado is expected to join the English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur this season, and Valencia are looking up to...
  • Javier Hernandez double gives Mexico 2-1 win over Japan June 23, 2013

    Brazil: Javier Hernandez cemented his status as Mexico's leading striker Saturday, sending his team home from the Confederations Cup on a high by scoring twice to clinch a 2-1 victory over Japan in their final Group A match. With seven goals in his last eight games for Mexico, the Manchester United...
  • Mario Balotelli powers Italy past Mexico in Confederations Cup June 17, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Mario Balotelli scored the winner in Italy's 2-1 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...
  • Confederations Cup a test of the best: Hernandez June 14, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Mexico striker Javier Hernandez says the Confederations Cup will provide his team with a welcome break from their stuttering 2014 World Cup qualifying campaign. The reigning Concacaf champions play their first match of the Confederations Cup, against Italy at the Maracana stadium Sunday and Hernandez could not hide...
  • Manchester United sign sponsorship with Mexican bank June 11, 2013

    Manchester: Manchester United have added Mexican banking group INVEX to its global array of sponsors. The four-year deal gives INVEX the rights to produce United-branded credit cards in Mexico, where the club says it has 24 million followers. United, which features Mexico striker Javier Hernandez in their squad, recently won the English...
  • Javier Hernandez scores twice as Mexico draw 2-2 with Nigeria June 1, 2013

    Houston: Javier Hernandez scored twice to bring ten-man Mexico back from a second-half deficit and draw 2-2 with Nigeria in a friendly on Friday. The Manchester United forward gave Mexico a 1-0 lead in the 21st minute, taking a cross from Pablo Barrera and sending a low line drive inside the...
  • Chelsea beat Manchester United 1-0 to reach FA Cup semis April 1, 2013

    London: Demba Ba sent Chelsea into the FA Cup semi-finals with a 1-0 victory over Manchester United on Monday, keeping his team on course for a cup double to make amends for a lackluster Premier League campaign. The quarter-final replay came to life four minutes into the second half when Ba...
  • '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...
  • Manchester United beat Reading 2-1 in FA Cup February 19, 2013

    London: Substitute Nani reminded manager Alex Ferguson of his qualities by inspiring Manchester United to a laboured 2-1 home win over Reading in the FA Cup fifth round on Monday. The mercurial Portuguese winger was sent on just before halftime in place of the injured Phil Jones and he scored...
  • 'There would be no let-up in United's title quest' December 27, 2012

    London: Manchester United's knack of scoring late goals was evident again with a thrilling Boxing Day victory over Newcastle and matchwinner Javier Hernandez warned there would be no let-up in their quest to regain the Premier League title. United came from behind three times before the Mexican struck in the last...
  • United win 4-3 in seesaw battle with Newcastle December 27, 2012

    Manchester: Javier Hernandez's injury-time goal on Wednesday gave Manchester United a 4-3 win over Newcastle and a seven-point lead in the Premier League following Man City's loss. United trailed three times at Old Trafford before Hernandez's half-volley completed the comeback and ensured the 19-time champions will enter into 2013 with...
  • Aguero key as City face Benitez's Chelsea November 23, 2012

    London: Manchester City's Sergio Aguero sets his sights on Chelsea on Sunday bolstered by statistics proving his strike rate since joining the club is the best in Premier League history. The Premier League's Opta number crunchers have worked out that the Argentine's 28 goals have come at a rate of...
  • Galatasaray beat Manchester United 1-0 at home November 21, 2012

    Istanbul: Galatasaray remain on course to join Manchester United in the Champions League knockout phase after Burak Yilmaz secured a 1-0 victory over the already-qualified leaders on Tuesday. Yilmaz, who headed in from a corner at the start of the second half, has scored all five goals in Group H...
  • Hernandez likely to start for Man Utd at Norwich November 16, 2012

    London: Manchester United's Mexican super-sub Javier Hernandez is set for a rare start when the Premier League leaders face Norwich City on Saturday, manager Alex Ferguson said on Friday. Hernandez has been in a rich vein of form with seven goals in his last five appearances in all competitions, including...
  • Chelsea steward hospitalized after crowd surge October 29, 2012

    London: Chelsea say a steward has been hospitalized after being injured in a crowd surge at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League match against Manchester United. The London club is also investigating if objects were hurled toward the pitch by fans. Chelsea spokesman Steve Atkins says a male steward was crushed...
  • United beat Braga 3-2 after stunning comeback October 24, 2012

    Manchester: Manchester United produced a stirring comeback from conceding two early goals to beat Braga 3-2 on Tuesday, moving the English team to the brink of qualification for the Champions League knockout stage. Mexico striker Javier Hernandez started and completed United's rescue act, with his winner coming in the 75th minute...