Javier Hernandez Net Worth
Javier Hernández Net Worth: Javier Hernández is a Mexican footballer (soccer player) who has a net worth of $17 million. Javier Hernández (Balcázar) was born June 1, 1988 in Guadalajara, Mexico.
He is best known as the forward for La Liga club Real Madrid, on loan from Manchester United and the Mexican national team. He previously played for the Mexican club Guadalajara, before becoming the first Mexican player to join Manchester United. Hernández made his debut for Mexico in September 2009 in a match against Colombia and represented them at the 2010 FIFA World Cup, the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup and the 2014 FIFA World Cup. He was the Gold Cup's top scorer with 7 goals and was named the most valuable player of the tournament. Hernández is the (joint) third highest goal-scorer of all time for the Mexican national team. At the tender age of 9, he signed with C.D. Guadalajara and subsequently signed his first professional contract when he was just 15. He was set to play in the 2005 FIFA U-17 World Championship, but an injury sidelined him from the team—that ultimately won the championship. Hernández began playing with Chivas' lower division team, Chivas Coras in Tepic, Nayarit in the 2005–06 season. He made his debut for Chivas in the 2006 Apertura in a win over Necaxa at Estadio Jalisco. On April 8, 2010, Hernández signed a deal with Manchester United for an undisclosed amount, subject to a work permit application. Hernández made his United debut, coming on as a 63rd-minute substitute for Nani in the 2010 MLS All-Star Game; he scored his first goal for the club 18 minutes later. His international career in Mexico racked up 36 goals between 2009 and 2014. Hernández is commonly known by his nickname Chicharito, meaning "Little Pea" in Spanish—a name given to him by his father because of Javier's green eyes.