Javier Hernández Balcázar, widely known as Chicharito, is a Mexican professional footballer who currently plays for the LA Galaxy in the Major League Soccer. He is one of the most successful Mexican players of all time and has made appearances for some of the biggest clubs in the world. In this article, we will take a look at Chicharito’s biography, wiki, height, age, and net worth.
Chicharito: A Biography
Chicharito was born in Guadalajara, Mexico on June 1, 1988. He began his career at the youth academy of Club Deportivo Guadalajara, commonly known as Chivas. He made his professional debut for the club in 2006 and went on to make over 100 appearances for the club. In 2010, he joined English club Manchester United and made over 150 appearances for the club before joining Real Madrid in 2014. After a brief stint at Madrid, he joined Bayer Leverkusen in 2015 and then West Ham United in 2017. In 2020, he joined the LA Galaxy in the MLS.
Apart from his club career, Chicharito has also made 111 appearances for the Mexican national team, scoring 52 goals. He is currently the all-time leading goalscorer for the Mexican national team. He has played for Mexico in two FIFA World Cups and four CONCACAF Gold Cups, winning the tournament in 2011 and 2015.
Chicharito’s Wiki and Height
Chicharito stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 meters) and weighs around 154 pounds (70 kg). He is nicknamed Chicharito, which means “little pea” in Spanish, because of his small stature. He is known for his finishing, pace, and off-the-ball movement.
Chicharito’s Age and Net Worth
Chicharito is 32 years old. According to Celebrity Net Worth, his net worth is estimated to be around $20 million. He is one of the highest-paid players in the MLS, earning an annual salary of $6 million.
Chicharito is one of the most successful Mexican players of all time and has played for some of the biggest clubs in Europe. He is currently playing for the LA Galaxy in the MLS and is the all-time leading goalscorer for the Mexican national team. He is 32 years old and has a net worth of $20 million.