Chicharito Completes £16m West Ham Move From Leverkusen

Chicharito Completes £16m West Ham Move From Leverkusen

Premier League club West Ham have completed the signing of Mexico striker Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez from Bayer Leverkusen.

West Ham made the announcement on their official Twitter handle on Monday.

Former Manchester United striker Hernandez, 29, signed a three-year deal with West Ham believed to be worth £16m.

He joins Austria’s Marko Arnautovic and Joe Hart as West Ham’s new signings.

While at Manchester United, Hernandez scored 59 goals in 156 appearances.

Incidentally, Chicharito’s first competitive match back in England will be the Premier League opening fixture against Manchester United.

Hernandez also went on loan to Real Madrid from Manchester United in the 2014/2015 season.