English Premiership

‘Chicharito’ to leave United

2015-01-06 10:13
Javier Hernandez (Supplied)
Cape Town - Regardless of whether Radamel Falcao joins Manchester United permanently or not, Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez will leave the club in the summer.

The Telegraph report that Louis van Gaal will attempt to sell the Mexican striker, who has 18 months left on his current United deal.

Several sources indicate that Real Madrid will send the former Chivas de Guadalajara player back to Old Trafford when his loan deal ends at the end of the season and the player will be offloaded in the summer by Manchester United.

"Chicharito" joined Real Madrid in the summer but has failed to usurp Karim Benzema for the lone striker's role at the Champions League holders.

Signed for £6 million in 2010, the striker failed to nail down a regular starting role at Old Trafford with most of his opportunities coming off the bench.

Hernandez scored an impressive 20 goals in his debut season but will not be given another chance to impressive United's Dutch manager.

Despite the speculation surrounding the future of Falcao at the "Theatre of Dreams", it seems clear that Hernandez has kicked his last ball at Old Trafford.

NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Monday, 18 December 2017
Everton v Swansea City, Goodison Park 22:00
Friday, 22 December 2017
Arsenal v Liverpool, Emirates Stadium 21:45
Saturday, 23 December 2017
Everton v Chelsea, Goodison Park 14:30
Stoke City v West Bromwich Albion, Bet365 Stadium 17:00
Manchester City v AFC Bournemouth, Etihad Stadium 17:00
Swansea City v Crystal Palace, Liberty Stadium 17:00
West Ham United v Newcastle United, London Stadium 17:00
Southampton v Huddersfield Town, St. Mary's Stadium 17:00
Brighton & Hove Albion v Watford, The American Express Community Stadium 17:00
Burnley v Tottenham Hotspur, Turf Moor 19:30
Leicester City v Manchester United, King Power Stadium 21:45
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

Who will claim the Premier League title at the end of the 2017/18 season?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.