Onel Hernández

Onel Hernández
Onel Hernández.jpg
Personal information
Full name Onel Lázaro Hernández Mayea
Date of birth (1993-02-01) 1 February 1993 (age 25)
Place of birth Morón, Cuba[1]
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Norwich City
Number 25
Youth career
TuS Westfalia Neuenkirchen
FC Gütersloh 2000
0000–2007 Rot Weiss Ahlen
2007–2010 Arminia Bielefeld
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 Arminia Bielefeld 28 (0)
2012–2013 SV Werder Bremen II 45 (4)
2014–2016 VfL Wolfsburg II 53 (7)
2016–2018 Eintracht Braunschweig 51 (6)
2018– Norwich City 17 (2)
National team
2010 Germany U18 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 09:41, 4 July 2018 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2 June 2016

Onel Lázaro Hernández Mayea, known as Onel Hernández, (born 1 February 1993) is a Cuban-born German[2] football winger who plays for Norwich City.[3]

Club career[]

Born in Morón, Cuba, Hernández came through the academy system at TuS Westfalia Neuenkirchen, FC Gütersloh 2000, Rot Weiss Ahlen and Arminia Bielefeld. He made his professional league debut for Arminia Bielefeld in the 2. Bundesliga against SC Paderborn 07 on 1 October 2010. In this game, he was substituted in the 78th minute for Franck Manga Guela by Christian Ziege.[1] He played 28 league games for Arminia Bielefeld from 2010 to 2012.[3] After two years he moved to SV Werder Bremen II. On 10 January 2014 Hernández moved to VfL Wolfsburg II.[4][5]

On 2 June 2016, Hernández signed with 2. Bundesliga club Eintracht Braunschweig for the 2016–17 season.[2] He moved to Norwich City in January 2018.[6]

International career[]

Hernández has represented Germany once at the under-18 level, in a match against Ukraine in 2010. In November 2018 Hernandez was called up for the first time by Cuba.[7]

Personal life[]

Hernández grew up in Gütersloh after having emigrated from Cuba to Germany with his mother and sister at the age of six. [8]

Career statistics[]

As of match played 4 August 2018[9]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Arminia Bielefeld II 2010–11 Regionalliga West 5 0 5 0
Arminia Bielefeld 2010–11 2. Bundesliga 10 0 0 0 10 0
2011–12 3. Liga 18 0 1 0 19 0
Total 28 0 1 0 0 0 29 0
Werder Bremen II 2012–13 Regionalliga Nord 31 0 31 0
2013–14 14 4 14 4
Total 45 4 0 0 45 4
Wolfsburg II 2013–14 Regionalliga Nord 9 1 0 0 9 1
2014–15 31 4 31 4
2015–16 13 2 2[a] 0 15 2
Total 53 7 2 0 55 7
Eintracht Braunschweig 2016–17 2. Bundesliga 34 5 0 0 2[b] 0 36 5
2017–18 17 1 1 0 18 1
Total 51 6 1 0 2 0 54 6
Norwich City 2017–18

2018-19

Championship 12

5

0

2

0

0

0

0

12

5

0

2

Career total 199 19 2 0 0 0 4 0 205 19

References[]

  1. ^ a b "Cuba - O. Hernández - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". Us.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2016-01-29.
  2. ^ a b "Eintracht verpflichtet Onel Hernández". eintracht.com (in German). 2016-06-02. Retrieved 2016-06-02.
  3. ^ a b "Onel Hernandez". kicker.de (in German). Retrieved 2016-06-02.
  4. ^ "Onel Hernández - Football.com". Football.com. Retrieved 2016-01-29.
  5. ^ "Spieltag/Tabelle :: Staffel Nord :: Regionalliga :: Ligen Männer :: Ligen & Wettbewerbe :: DFB - Deutscher Fußball-Bund e.V". Dfb.de. Retrieved 2016-01-29.
  6. ^ Thomas, Lyall (25 January 2018). "Norwich sign Cuba winger Onel Hernandez from German second division". Sky Sports. Retrieved 25 January 2018.
  7. ^ "Ukraine U 18 1:2 (0:1) Deutschland U 18". dfb.de (in German). 2010-10-08. Retrieved 2016-06-02.
  8. ^ "Eine neue Chance". eintracht.com (in German). 2016-06-02. Retrieved 2016-06-02.
  9. ^ Onel Hernández at Soccerway. Retrieved 27 January 2018.