Man United Signs First Mexican, Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez
Immediately after the exiting UEFA Champions League, Manchester United wasted no time to sign a striker to boost up their attacking front. It was also the first Mexican player to play for the team, in the name of Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez from his club, C.D Guadalajara aka Chivas for a £5m-worth contract.
Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez nicknamed "The Little Pea"
Javier Hernandez has passed medical test and dreams to join the club. According to him, he is looking forward to doing “great things” for Manchester United as he likes atmosphere and venue there. Granted a work permit from Britain, he will be able to link up with the squad on July 1 2010.
Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez, the new Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ??
Presently Javier Hernandez is a forward at C.D. Guadalajara. In 2009 he had debut in Mexico-Columbia match. Then in 2010 he scored 2 goals against Bolivia and a header against New Zealand. Bringing Mexico a 2-1 victory against North Korea he makes his 4th international goal in March 17, 2010.
Artist impression of Chivas's new stadium
As part of the deal, United will play a preseason friendly at Chivas' new 45,000-seat stadium in Guadalajara in July,the first time the three-time European champions will have played in Mexico.
Glory Glory Man United !!
It was agonizing to see Manchester United knocked out of the UEFA Champions League on away goal rule against Bayern Munich even though they won 3-2 in Old Trafford. Hopefully, more young talents come in to create more creative spaces and with the wealth of experience from the seniors, we can definitely continue to win more titles !!