Lucas Hernandez: career young French footballer

Lucas Hernandez: career young French footballer

Lucas Hernandez - French footballer who currently plays as a left defender in Madrid, "Atletico" and the French team. At the last world championship in 2018 he became the world champion in the "tricolor".

He is the son of a famous football player Jean-Francois Hernandez, who played more than 300 matches in the French and the Spanish league, and one year served as part of Atletico de Madrid.

Biography and club career footballer

Lucas Hernandez was born on the fourteenth in February 1996 in the French city of Marseille. From an early age he began to play football. Youth career began in Spain - is a graduate of the academy, "Rayo Majadahonda" and Atletico de Madrid. In adult football debut in 2014 for the reserve team appearances Madrid "Athletics", which spent one season, taking part in 21 league match.

December 3 of the same in 2014 and held its first appearance for the first team. As of May 20, 2018 he has played for "mattress" 53 games in the national championship.

Lucas Hernandez: career young French footballer

In the summer of 2015, on the eve of the season 2015/16, Lucas Hernández extended his contract until 2019, and soon joined the first team. His first appearance in the UEFA Champions League was March 15, 2016, when he came on for the injured Diego Godin in extra time against 1/8 "PSV Eindhoven" ( "mattress" then won on penalties 8: 7 and passed to the next round) . In his debut season for Atletico de Madrid won the silver medal of the Champions League, after his team lost a penalty for Madrid "Real" in the final. In May 2017 the defender Lucas Hernandez has signed a new contract which ties him to the club until 2022.

Interview for "trichromatic"

In 2012, Lucas Hernandez played in the junior team of France. In total, he took part in 16 games at youth level.

During the 2015-2018 biennium. He was involved in the youth team of France. At youth level, he played in 12 official matches.

Lucas Hernandez: career young French footballer

Footballer in the World Cup in Russia

In 2018 Lucas Hernandez debuted in official matches for the national team of France. When the main French coach Didier Deschamps called promising player in the national team, he refused, because he wanted to start playing for Spain, because he was almost ready to have papers for citizenship. However, FIFA rules banned the football player example, the color "Red Fury". As a result, Lucas began playing for "trichromatic", debuting in March in friendly matches against Colombia and Russia. Soon it was announced at the World Championship in 2018, which France won by beating Croatia in the finals with a score of 4: 2.