West Ham United has agreed a deal with German club Bayer Leverkusen to sign Mexico striker Javier Hernandez for a fee believed to be worth around £16 million.
West Ham confirmed that Hernandez will fly to London in the coming days to finalize personal terms and undergo a medical with the Hammers.
“West Ham United and Bayer Leverkusen have agreed terms for the transfer of Javier Hernandez to London Stadium.” A club statement said
The 29-year-old Mexico’s all-time leading scorer is now back in the Premier League and he is set to become manager Slaven Bilic’s third summer signing after full-back Pablo Zabaleta and England goalkeeper Joe Hart on a season-long loan deal.
Giving you the best free betting tips, Hernandez is a proven scorer in the Premier League. In his four-year spell with Manchester United, the player, known as “Chicharito” scored 59 goals in 156 appearances.
In addition, Hernandez played for Real Madrid on loan in the 2014-15 season, scoring nine goals in 33 appearances in all competitions.
He also netted 39 goals in his 76 appearances since his arrival to the German club Bayer he joined in August 2015.
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