WATCH: Chicharito's header breaks Mexico record

Comments()
The El Tri striker headed home a free kick from Andres Guardado to become his country's all-time leading scorer

Mexico had a night to forget, but it was one Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez will remember forever.

After scoring his 46th Mexico goal for against Costa Rica in a March World Cup qualification match to tie Jared Borgetti as the country's all-time leading scorer, the Bayer Leverkusen forward was on the verge of history. It came Saturday night.

Osorio gets wake-up call against Croatia

Article continues below

Chicharito sets all-time record

The 28-year-old got his head to an Andres Guardado free kick to pull a goal back for El Tri and put his name into the record books with his 47th all-time goal. Hernandez will hope many more are coming with Mexico set for a pair of World Cup qualification matches in June before traveling to the Confederations Cup in Russia.

Next article:
Levante to make official Barcelona complaint amid Copa del Rey expulsion reports
Next article:
Barcelona vs Levante: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview
Next article:
Andy Cole joins Sol Campbell's coaching staff at Macclesfield
Next article:
'Everything about him screams Liverpool' - Klopp delighted with new Robertson contract
Next article:
Is this Eredivisie player the best right-back in FIFA 19?
Close