ANDl Elche wants to strengthen its defense for the year of its confirmation in the highest category of Spanish football. Y the one chosen for the center of the rear is Luis Hernández, Maccabi Tel Aviv player which is postulated as the main option to shore up that plot.
Nico Rodríguez, franjiverde sports director, is its great supporter. He coincided with Luis Hernández for two seasons at Sporting and it is clear that the Madrid center-back has all the guarantees to improve the Elche defense. He wants him on his team and will do everything in his power to sign him.
The great season of the former Sporting, Leicester and Málaga player has not gone unnoticed at the Martínez Valero offices. And is that Luis Hernández has played 31 games this past season in the First Division of Israel, all of them as a starter., achieving the runner-up, in addition to the eight games that Maccabi Tel Aviv played in the Europa League, being one of Villarreal’s rivals.
Luis Hernández has a contract with the Israeli team this year, a relationship that was automatically extended until June 2022 because he met all the objectives stipulated in the contract he signed upon arrival at the Tel Aviv club. Even if the fact that you have a contract should not be an impediment so that the player can return to our football.
His wish is to return to Spanish football
At Maccabi they have already known, for a long time, that Luis Hernández wants to return to Spain. He wants to play in LaLiga again and considers that Elche has the right project to do so. The Martínez Valero club wants to sign him and he welcomes returning to our football. The extra sport and the weight of the family also influences this decision of the player, who wants to return to Spain with his wife and children.
The central is these days in Holland doing the preseason with his club, preparing the Europa League preview, and awaiting events regarding his possible signing for Elche.
At 32 years old, Luis Hernádez is an experienced defender who has played 246 games between First and Second division of Spain and knows what it is to dispute the Champions League with Leicester and the Europa League this past season with Maccabi Tel Aviv.