Bayer 04 Leverkusen

12th Bundesliga | 11-15-8
  • Goals For
    53 GF
  • Assists
    43 GA
  • Shots
    270 Shots
  • Saves
    104 SAV
  • NBC Sports

    Report: Chicharito-to-MLS in doubt due to contract demands

    While Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez has the feel of the player most clearly destined to play in MLS since Thierry Henry, we might have to wait a little while longer before the 28-year-old Mexican international ditches Europe in favor of a return to North America. According to a report from ESPN FC on Thursday, Hernandez is seeking an annual salary “way north of $10 million,” which would shatter the current record contract for an MLS player (Kaka — $7.2 million per year).