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Hernandez makes history as first Cuban player in PL

Norwich City’s Onel Hernandez made a touch of history on Friday as he turned into the primary Cuban player to go to the contribute a Premier League coordinate. In spite of the fact that he was conceived in Cuba, Hernandez came up in the German football framework, making his expert introduction with Arminia Bielefeld in 2. Bundesliga in 2010.

Having skiped around the lower levels in German, the 26-year-old dazzled enough with Eintracht Braunschweig to acquire a transition to Norwich in January of 2018 and helped the club completion top of the table in the Championship last season, scoring multiple times in 39 alliance appearances. Cuba adds to an extensive rundown of countries to have been spoken to in the Premier League, with the Concacaf country now the 114th nation to have seen at any rate one player play in England’s top flight rivalry.

Hernandez has not pursued the conventional course for Cuban players, who have a past filled with deserting to the United States as they look for expert playing openings.

The Cuban Under-23 national side broadly observed seven players imperfection following an Olympic qualifier facilitated in the United States in 2008, while upwards of 13 players abandoned in 2015 over the full national group and youth side.

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