Javier Hernandez Balcazar was born on 1 June 1988 Gudalajara, Mexico. He is a Mexican professional footballer, who plays for Spanish football club Real Madrid, on loan from Manchester United, and his country (Mexican) national team. His playing position as a attacking Forward. He plays with his nickname, Chicharito, on his shirt. Before, he becoming the first Mexican player to join Manchester United, a He previously played for the Mexican club G uadalajara. He was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco and first played in a recreation league, when he was seven years old. His father, Javier Hernandez Gutierrez, himself formerly a striker for the Mexico national team. He said his son never thought would actually make, it as a professional. He was set to play in the 2005 FIFA U-17 World Championship, but an injury sidelined him from the team that ultimately won the championship. Their efforts will likely be in vain, however, as Hernandez is a player, who nearly always finds a way to deliver. The FIFA Confederations Cup is a competition that holds great importance in Mexico, and their fans will be pinning their hopes on a strong contribution from their star striker.