EPL Defenders Be Fearful, Manchester United’s ‘Chicharito’ Is Here

The first Mexican to wear the red and white colours of Manchester United and only 22, Javier Hernandez joins one of the great clubs of European football with so much expectation and promise. For many who don't follow Mexican domestic football like myself, the first time we heard his name was when United revealed him as their latest signing. Then came the World Cup, where he performed quite honourably when called upon, and now he joins his new boss and teammates in the US. Hernandez has already got the eye of many, he has brought some ease and satisfaction to the hearts of many faithful fans who gear up for another long season in the Premiership. While local rivals Manchester City splash millions on quality players, United, who are financially burdened, reveal the depth in their squad by unearthing some of the most promising youngsters. Hernandez, who made the move for only £ 6 Million, which could be defined as change in today's world of multi-million pound transfers. A lucky catch many might say, as Ferguson and his men secured the deal prior to the World Cup. United faced the MLS All-Stars in a capacity crowd stadium, and won the match with a convincing score ...
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Thierry Henry Calls Time on “Les Bleus” Career

Thierry Henry cannot stay out of the news. Just yesterday, we heard about his signing with MLS outfit New York Red Bulls, and today Henry has come out and announced his retirement from international football. After a 13-year international career with France, a disappointing World Cup expedition in South Africa has brought the curtains on an illustrious career. Henry, who won the World Cup in 1998 on home soil, won 123 caps and scored 51 goals for France, making him the top all-time goal scorer. Henry made a short statement: "This is the end for me on the national team." Henry will now look to focus on his club career in the US as he joins his new club.  Read more MLS news on
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