Earlier this October Javier Hernandez, Manchester United’s flying goal scorer, was interviewed on the BBC’s Football Focus about his background, Mexico, life in Manchester, his footballing hero’s, Mexican food and the future of one of the most successful British football clubs in history. See the full video interview below
Hernández (born 1 June 1988) plays with his nickname, Chicharito (little pea), on his shirt. He previously played for the Mexican club Guadalajara, before becoming the first Mexican player to join Manchester United.
He made his debut for Mexico in September 2009 in a match against Colombia, he also represented them at the 2010 FIFA World Cup and the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup. He was the Gold Cup’s top scorer with 7 goals and was named the most valuable player of the tournament. He has made 32 appearances for Mexico and scored 22 goals.