Spurs striker target drops summer transfer hint

08:05 16 June 2014

Mexico

Mexico's Javier Hernandez (centre) looks on from the bench (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

2014 Getty Images

Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez has indicated that he will look to leave Old Trafford this summer in search of first team football.

The 26-year-old, who has been linked with Tottenham, has struggled for game-time at United since the signing of Robin van Persie two years ago, and he dropped to the bench for Mexico’s World Cup opener against Cameroon.

Hernandez says he is sick of warming the bench for club and country and insists he has no desire to play the role of “super-sub” any longer.

He said: “I’ve never seen myself as a sub and I don’t like being one, and believe me, I am tired of a lot of people seeing me that way, as a ‘super-sub’.

“I’m a player that has made a difference as a starter.”

Related articles


Live Blog Transfer Window Live June 30
 

Sign up for our news alerts today!

Our editors' picks for the day's top news delivered to your inbox or phone.

Sign up for email alerts Sign up for mobile alerts
1
2 3 4 5 6
7

Latest Tottenham news

Thursday, July 2, 2015
Sporting midfielder William Carvalho (Photo by Carlos Rodrigues/Getty Images).

The transfer market is heating up. Here is our round-up of this morning’s latest news.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Giannelli Imbula of Marseille (R) competes for the ball  (Photo by Kaz Photography/Getty Images)

FC Porto president Pinto da Costa has thrown doubt over the club’s move for Giannelli Imbula by claiming he has no idea who the player is.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Stoke goalkeeper Asmir Begovic in action (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

The start of July signals the start of the transfer window and here is our handy morning round-up of the best stories from around the web.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Yohan Cabaye of France could be heading to Selhurst Park.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Crystal Palace have opened talks with Paris St Germain over a club record deal for Yohan Cabaye, according to reports.

What is this?

Near You Now

Don't Miss...

Competitions

Good times with Greenall's!

Good times with Greenall’s, a Great British gin sponsors Great British racing.

Read more
Escape to the picturesque sights of Cornwall

Summer is finally here, and what is the number one holiday location in the UK during the warmer months? Cornwall, of course!

Read more
Adrenalin junkies, this one's for you!

An icon of British engineering and a consistent favourite of James Bond, there are few names quite as legendary in motoring as Aston Martin.

Read more