Real Name/Full Name Javier Hernández Balcázar
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Chicharito
Birth Place: Guadalajara, Mexico
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 1 June 1988
Age/How Old: 36 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms – 73 Kg
In Pounds – 160 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Javier Hernandez
Mother – N/A
Siblings: Ana Hernández Balcázar
School: Instituto Piaget
College: Universidad del Valle de Atemajac
Religion: Christian
Nationality: Mexican
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Sarah Kohan
Kids/Children Name: Yes (Noah Hernández)
Profession: Footballer
Net Worth: $40 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Chicharito was born as Javier Hernández Balcázar who is a Mexican football player. He is a striker in the English team club West Ham United. He has also got a chance to play in the national football team of Mexico. He is an outstanding player and might be a permanent member of the national football team very soon.

To know more about Javier’s professional life, personal life, and net worth, start reading till the end.

Well, how well do you know about Chicharito? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Chicharito’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Chicharito to date.

Biography and Early Life

He was born on 1 June in the year 1988. He spent his early days in Guadalajara, Jalisco, where he was born. Javier can see his football interest from the minor age of 7 when he started to play. He used to play football and make art in his free time as a part of his hobby. And later, they moved to Morelia, Michoacan. He was mainly inspired by his father, who was also a footballer of his time. His father’s name was Javier Hernandez. His name is also derived from his father’s name. He signed his first contract at the age of 9 to play football.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Chicharito in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Chicharito’s age is 36 years old as of today’s date 17th June 2024 having been born on 1 June 1988. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 160 lbs in Pound and 73kg in Kilograms.


He started his schooling at the Instituto Piaget. While studying here, he gained a name in the school for his playing skills. He joined Universidad del Valle de Atemajac to complete his degree in Mexico. He was a good student, but his interest was in football rather than academics. He always wanted to excel in football, not in his educational career.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

His first inspiration was his father, Javier, who was also a football player. Sometimes they used to play together if his father has got free time from his busy schedule. As of today, Chicharito is married to Sarah Kohan. They were married in the year 2019 with a huge celebration. And together, this beautiful couple is blessed with a baby. They named this baby Noah Hernández. With this baby girl’s arrival, Javier was pleased and threw a big party in the country.

One of the biggest regrets in his life is he was unable to play in the FIFA U-17 World Championship, which he prepared with full attention. His failure in participation is he got a leg injury just before few months of the match. However, without him, the complete team won the title, and indeed it was an absolute pleasure for Javier. Javier admires Hugo Sanchez and Rafael Marquez in his real life.

Is Chicharito Gay?

We can not determine him as gay. We have no evidence related to him declaring him as gay. He is married to Sarah Kohan in 2019 and they both are living their married life very happily and privately. And yes, they have got a cute baby who is named Noah. So, by all these information, we can clearly assume that he is not gay but he is a straight guy.

Professional Career

His professional career started when he was 9, and he signed a contract for a match. In 2005 and 2006, he played the Chivas’ lower division team by the name Chivas Coras. Here he and his team won over Necaxa at the Estadio Jalisco. This was a success for him and also a good start in the career. He appeared seven times on the screen during those games. People loved his presence on the team.

In the years 2007 and 2008, he was seen playing six games but was not able to score a single goal; this was a drawback to him. He was upset with himself because of zero goals. Hereby, he started to play very hard day and night. His hard work shown of its result in the year 2009 where he gave fifteen appearances and scored four goals.

In the year 2010, he went in Torneo Bicentenario with a total of eight games with five goals. A scout was sent by the football association to see the game skills of Javier, and in return, the scout brought a very positive report. He played for many different teams in his life, and at present, he is playing for West Ha United.


The most notable and markable award by Javier is the top scorer and most valuable player in the CONCACAF Gold Cup for his amazing skills in the game. And the best award is the huge love from people around which he gained in delivering fantastic skills in football. We can accept him to get more name and fame in the future.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Chicharito in 2024

Chicharito Net Worth
Chicharito Net Worth

His net worth is $40 million as of 2024. He is adding money to his net worth day by day by performing in a better way. We can expect his net worth to double in the upcoming years. He also gains money from advertisements and promotions of different companies. Money is needed by everyone, and yes, Javier too.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

He signed his first contract at the age of 9. He was a smart kid in his elementary school. His father was also a football player. He is the ambassador of different products. He is 32 years old and has got a sweet baby. He usually does hard exercise on a regular basis and loves eating chicken.

He proved that any dream is an attainable dream provided we put in hard work and we believe in ourselves with determination. He is a very bright football player and will tough greater heights in the future for his confidence. His skills are developed each day.

We wish him having good health and accepting new success stones in life. Thereby leaving a mark in the lives of youth and thereby teaching a lesson’s in everybody’s life we must thereby try to be like him so that we may also be like him and completing our works humbly.


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