Real Madrid have admitted signing Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez from Manchester United was a “mistake”, according to Spanish journalist Melchor Ruiz.
Ruiz, who works for Cadena COPE, told the Spanish radio program El Partido de las 12 that sources close to Real Madrid told him they regretted signing the on-loan Mexican striker.
Mostly utilized as a substitute, Chicharito has made 17 appearances for Real Madrid since arriving in September. The Mexico international currently has three goals and two assists in all competitions.
“They acknowledge they could have been wrong about him after what he has contributed,” Ruiz told El Partido de las 12. “It has not…