Chicharitomania: Going Crazy for Manchester United Striker Javier Chicharito Hernandez
The melodious and playful pronunciation of his nickname has engraved the word "Chicharito" into the minds of fans and those who criticize him on the field.
But 'Chicharito' not only embodies the charisma, but the discipline, education and struggle of a player with a strong emotional foundations and constant work, which led him to captivate even the most demanding fans.
CHICHAROMANIA The intensity that falls on his figure seems unquantifiable; since his professional debut on September 9, 2006, with Chivas, it took only 1,418 days to do the same with the monster of global soccer, Manchester United, July 28, 2010, in the U.
, against the stars Major League Soccer (MLS).
That is to say, it took Chicharito just less than four years to consolidate himself in the Mexican First Division, and becoming leading goal scorer.
To play and score 2 goals with the Mexican National Team during the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
And to be come the most beloved player in Manchester United, not to mention becoming the second leading goal scorer (7 at the time of this writing), and doing it all coming off the bench.
According to a survey published by the Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) Hernandez, at 22 years old, is the most popular active Mexican player in the world.
To illustrate, a Google search will find you more than a million results and countless of YouTube videos.
His followers and supporters grow by the minute all over the world.
The international press has awarded him with a few honors.
Just to name a few, in France, L'Equipe has awarded him the title of "player of the day in European leagues," the BBC gave him the report: "Mexico Lives Chicharito Fever" and The Sun also in the UK, seems to have declared that Chicharito "is now the United star.
" Chicharito will surely be the most talked about Latin american player in 2011 and will become the player all Mexican fans have been waiting for.