The Mexican international has found game time hard to come by under the management of David Moyes this season, making just 11 starts in all competitions.

And Hernandez, along with a host of other players, looks set for an exit in the coming transfer window.

Reports in Spanish newspaper El Mundo Deportivo suggest Atletico – who were today drawn against Chelsea in the Champions League semi-final – are leading the chase for the 25-year-old.