Striker needs rest, say United

Chicharito to miss Olympics

May 10, 2012
By ESPN staff
Javier Hernandez will not be playing at the Olympics for Mexico, Manchester United have confirmed.

Sir Alex Ferguson has decreed that he will instead be given a full summer's rest for the first time in three years before the start of the new season.

Hernandez's second campaign at Old Trafford was a disappointment compared to a stellar first term.

"His form last season was fantastic," said Ferguson on the club's official website. "He's found the second year more ...

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