New Move for Chicharito
The business club undertook the Mexican international Javier Hernandez of Manchester United.
Hernandez, who was on loan last season of the "Red Devils" at Real Madrid and shot there in 33 games
nine goals and prepared nine goals, has signed a contract until June 30, 2018. Hernandez, who with the
jersey in Leverkusen back number 7 gets, standing since 2010 when English champions under contract.
For the current club of the German national team captain Bastian Schweinsteiger scored "Chicharito"
("little pea"), as the 27-year-old striker is called the world, in 157 official matches 59 goals
and contributed 20 assists.
"With this commitment we have our squad to the great challenges that await us in the coming months,
adapted and significantly upgraded," says Bayer 04 managing director Michael Schade. "After the final
qualifying for the Champions League, we also wanted to send a clear message in the storm. We succeeded
with Javier Hernandez. "
Sporting director Rudi Völler considered Hernandez, who scored 40 goals for his country in Mexico so far
74 international matches, as the top reinforcement for the Leverkusen-based attack. "He's a lively, agile
and fast striker who is strong and combined with a good technique and very good final grades has," said
Völler. "With 'Chicharito' we have more possible variations and even more difficult to calculate. I am
delighted that he has chosen for Bayer 04th The Bundesliga can look forward to a great player. "
For the 1.74 big attacker exchange Unters Bayer Cross is a special challenge: "I know with the English Premier
League and the Primera Division in Spain two of the three major European leagues. Now I want to experience the
Bundesliga, "said" Chicharito "," for I have heard a lot of the great stadiums in Germany, where the unique
fans. The Bundesliga is aligned extremely offensive, it exerts on me a great attraction. It's wonderful
that I now getto play for a club like Leverkusen, of course, out of the Champions League is known to me.
Bayer 04 is a great opportunity for me, here and I want to achieve something. "