Chicharito is certainly a wanted man at the London Stadium this summer and would add much-needed quality to the Hammers striker department.

Currently, West Ham are having to rely on injury-hit Andy Carroll and Diafra Sakho, who both have quality but simply can’t stay away from injuries. With the addition of Premier League proven Javier Hernandez though, not only does the man add goals but his overall contribution to the team would be massive.

The Bayern Leverkusen striker has been prolific since joining the Bundesliga over the last two seasons, almost managing a goal every other game.

West Ham would certainly welcome that kind of production as they finally look to solve their striker crisis.

Last season was particularly disastrous with the signings of Simone Zaza and Jonathan Calleri who managed 1 goal between them. The pressure is really on the board to sign a guaranteed goal-scorer and Javier Hernandez should be that man, here’s why.

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