Striker also known as Chicharito, who became the first Mexican player to join Manchester United in 2010. In 2014, he played for Real Madrid on loan for a full season. He's also played for Bayer 04 Leverkusen and West Ham United F.C. In September 2019, he joined Sevilla FC.
He began his professional youth career at the age of 15 with C.D. Guadalajara.
He was the top scorer with 7 goals at the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup, and was named MVP of the tournament. He debuted for the Mexican national team in 2009 and became one of the all-time leading international scorers for his country.
His father, Javier Hernández Gutierrez, was a Mexican international striker. He married travel blogger Sarah Kohan in March 2019 and on Father's Day 2019, they welcomed their first child named Noah.