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Full NameCucho Hernandez
First NameCucho
Last NameHernandez
ProfessionFootball Player
Birth CityPereira
Birth CountryColombia
Father NameNestor Hernandez
Mother NameYaneth Suarez
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual Orientationstraight
Marital StatusSingle
Relation WithDaniela Zapata
Height176 cm
Networth$2 M
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Date of BirthApril,1999
Age25 years

Cucho Hernandez is a professional footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Watford

He was born in Pereira, Colombia, to his parents Yaneth Suarez and Nestor Hernandez.  

He was born Juan Camilo, but everyone started calling him Cucho from the early age of two because of his shaved head. 

His father would shave his hair off just like Esteban Cuchu Cambiasso, a former Argentine soccer player.

His career journey so far 

Cucho was just 15 when he joined the Colombian football team, Deportivo Pereira, in 2015

Having made 55 appearances with 23 goals for the team, he was on a loan stint to America de Cali from Spanish team Granada.

After his successful season with America de Cali, he signed Watford in 2017, where he was sent out on loan to Segunda Division side Huesca for a year. 

He outshined in his first season, scoring 16 goals contributing his side to achieve promotion to La Liga for the first time. 

His one year was further extended to another year. After finishing the 2018-19 season with four goals in 34 appearances, he signed a new long-term contract with Watford on the 26th of August, 2019. 

He joined RCD Mallorca on a season-long loan and, in August 2020, joined Getafe CF on a season-long loan. 

Besides that, on an international level, he has represented the Colombia U20 team in 2017 before making his senior debut in 2018.

Cucho Hernandez when he scored his first goal in the main category of Spanish football in 2018.
Cucho Hernandez when he scored his first goal in the main category of Spanish football in 2018. Source: Instagram

Some of his highlights

Cucho, in an interview, talked about some of his highlights which include his two seasons at Huesca when the team got promoted.  

He said that the incredible day of the team getting promoted would be forever in his memory. 

His other highlights include scoring a goal against Real Madrid and Barcelona and scoring a hat trick in the Under-20 World Cup

He also confessed to scoring against Real Madrid at the Bernabeu to be the best goal as his whole family was present in the stadium.

His mother was just 14 when she got pregnant with him

His mother, Yaneth Saurez, was just 14 when she got pregnant with him, which is the reason his mom looks so young and beautiful. 

The mother-son duo looks more like friends and shares an incredible bond. 37-year-old Yaneth has a great physique. She has 84k followers on her Instagram account.

Cucho Hernandez with his mother Yaneth Saurez.
Cucho Hernandez with his mother Yaneth Saurez. Source: Instagram

Did he break up with his girlfriend?

Cucho had been in a relationship with his girlfriend, Daniela Zapata. The couple was public about their relationship and shared pictures of them on their social media account. 

But these days, the couple is seen no longer posting pictures of them together, and the pictures that were previously available is no longer available, providing the hint that the couple has parted their ways.

Cucho Hernandez with his ex girlfriend Daniela Zapata.
Cucho Hernandez with his ex girlfriend Daniela Zapata. Source: Instagram

Net Worth

Cucho is shining brightly with his incredible playing techniques and skills. There is no doubt that he is soon going to be a Premier League star. 

He is working every single day and has come into the eye of many players and managers. He was able to impress Watford star Dan Gosling

Speaking of him, Dan Gosling said Cucho has come sharp, aggressive, and scored many goals in training. 

He also confessed to having high expectations from him and all of their attackers, their match winners.

As of now, Cucho has an estimated net worth of :

Net Worth Source
$1 million - $2 million Soccer player

Age and height

  1. He was born in April 1999. He is currently 22 years old.
  2. He stands 1.76m tall.

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Updated On Sun Aug 08 2021 Published On Sun Aug 08 2021 By shaumya

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