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Birthdate:  January 1, 2000    Nationality:  Mexico    

March 29, 2015    Chicharito News

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Chicharito scored the only goal of the game as Mexico beat Ecuador 1-0 an an international friendly Saturday.

Chicharito's appearances for Real Madrid have been very limited this season but he's always a sure starter when it comes to Mexico. The ex-Manchester United ace took just 14 minutes to find the net, his 39th international goal.

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Chicharito: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

March 16, 2015

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Chicarito came on as a late 82nd minute substitute Sunday as Real Madrid ran out 2-0 winners over Levante.

Chicarito was only handed eight minutes of playing time when he came on for fellow striker Karim Benzema. However the Mexican spurned a golden chance when he missed a completely free header.

March 8, 2015

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Chicharito came on as an 80th minute substitute Saturday as Real Madrid lost 1-0 at Athletic Bilbao.

Chicarito replaced Karim Benzema with 10 minutes to play but, like the Frenchman, struggled to influence proceedings. He made no worthy contribution and remains on just three league goals for the season.

January 18, 2015

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Chicharito was an unused substitute for Real Madrid's 3-0 win over Getafe on Sunday, the third time in the last four La Liga matches that he failed to make an appearance.

Chicharito showed some flash early in the season, but he's been unable to get consistent playing time ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale, among others. Madrid have an option to buy Chicharito at the end of his season, as he is on loan from Manchester United, but it's unclear why they would want to add him after such a minimal impact.

October 19, 2014

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Chicharito started in place of Karim Benzema (illness), and he scored a goal and assisted on another in a 5-0 victory over Levante on Saturday.

Surrounded with so many elite players such as Cristiano Ronaldo and James Rodriguez, Chicharito is bound to find his way to goals. He isn't expected to start over Benzema when he's fit, so his fantasy value is a bit limited given his usual role as a substitute.

September 20, 2014

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Chicharito came on in the 77th minute for Gareth Bale and then scored in the 88th and 90th minutes during Real Madrid's 8-2 La Liga win over Deportivo La Coruna on Saturday.

Chicharito's initial strike was his first for Real Madrid since joining on loan from Manchester United at the end of the transfer window. His playing time is going to be limited given the Galacticos ahead of him on the depth chart, but he's still a solid contributor in limited minutes, as shown Saturday.

September 1, 2014

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Chicharito has joined Real Madrid on loan for the season with an option to buy.

Chicharito wasn't getting any playing time at Manchester United and was openly not part of manager Louis van Gaal's plans for the season. He'll move to a Madrid side where he'll be Karim Benzema's backup, which has higher fantasy value than not playing at Man U.

August 31, 2014

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Real Madrid have reportedly agreed to terms with Manchester United on a one-year loan deal for Chicharito, according the AS.

Chicharito wasn't in new United manager Louis van Gaal's plans for the upcoming season, although being sent to Real Madrid will hardly get him more playing time. While his fantasy value totally drops in fantasy Premier League, his La Liga fantasy value isn't much higher than it was in the Prem.