Hernandez signs with Melbourne Victory for three years

Carlos Hernandez has signed with the Melbourne Victory on a three-year deal.

Carlos Hernandez has signed with the Melbourne Victory on a three-year deal.

The Costa Rican has been on loan to the Victory since 2007 and has joined permanently from LD Alajuelense for an undisclosed fee.

It is a major coup for the reigning champions as Hernandez is one of the most creative playmakers in the A-League.

The news comes after the club also signed Thai international Surat Sukha.