Hernandez to miss London 2012

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Manchester United have announced that striker Javier Hernandez will not play for Mexico at this summer's London Olympics.

Hernandez, who turns 24 on June 1, had initially been called up for the Olympic tournament as one of Mexico's three over-age players and had even been suggested as a possible flag-bearer at the opening ceremony.

However, United have agreed with the Mexican FA he will have the full summer off instead.

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