Elías Hernández in 2016
|Full name||Elías Hernán Hernández Jacuinde|
|Date of birth||29 April 1988|
|Place of birth||Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico|
|Height||1.71 m (5 ft 7 1⁄2 in)|
|2007–2008||→ Mérida (loan)||12||(5)|
|2013–2014||→ León (loan)||37||(4)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 05:26, 16 February 2020 (UTC)|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 July 2017
Hernández made his professional debut on October 27, 2007 in a 1–0 win over UANL's Tigres, he came off the bench in the 60th minute for former Morelia player Wanderson Da Silva.
Even though Hernández had little playing time at the time, he did score the go ahead goal against Cruz Azul, which Morelia won 2-1. He scored his second goal on August 17, 2008 against UNAM Pumas. During the Apertura 2009 and Bicentario 2010 seasons, Hernández helped Morelia reach the semi-finals, scoring 12 goals and registering seven assists in 42 matches. He also played in all six games of the 2010 Copa Libertadores for Morelia, registering three assists.
On July 21st 2018, Hernandez debuted with Cruz Azul and scored his 1st goal at the 93rd minute in a 3-0 victory against Puebla.
Hernández got his first call up by interim coach Enrique Meza for a friendly match against Spain. He made his debut in the match coming in the 66th minute for Giovani dos Santos. He scored his first international goal against Colombia on September 7, 2010, which gave Mexico the victory.
Statistics correct as of matches played October 2, 2012
1Includes the InterLiga
3Includes other competitive competitions, including the North American SuperLiga
- Scores and results list Mexico's goal tally first.
|1.||7 September 2010||Estadio Universitario, San Nicolás de los Garza, Mexico||Colombia||1–0||1–0||Friendly|
|2.||28 June 2017||NRG Stadium, Houston, United States||Ghana||1–0||1–0||Friendly|
|3.||1 July 2017||CenturyLink Field, Seattle, United States||Paraguay||2–0||2–1||Friendly|
|4.||9 July 2017||Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, United States||El Salvador||2–1||3–1||2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup|
- Cruz Azul
- *Elías Hernández – Liga MX stats at MedioTiempo.com (in Spanish)
- "Elías Hernández Apertura 2009 stats". Medio Tiempo. Archived from the original on November 30, 2009. Retrieved August 4, 2010.
- "Elías Hernández Bicentenario 2010 stats". Medio Tiempo. Archived from the original on May 27, 2010. Retrieved August 4, 2010.
- "Elías Hernández Copa Libertadores 2010 stats". Medio Tiempo. Archived from the original on February 17, 2010. Retrieved August 4, 2010.
- "Convocatoria del Tri para enfrentar a España". Medio Tiempo. Retrieved August 4, 2010.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on June 16, 2012. Retrieved August 10, 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- "Elías Hernández". Soccerway. Retrieved October 13, 2016.