But who exactly is he?
Well, here are 10 things you might want to know about the 26-year-old:
1. Hernanes, who stands at 5’11’, was born in Alianca, Brazil. He is a product of the Sao Paulo academy, where he honed his talent for three years before making the grade.
2. In 2005, the Brazilian was promoted to Sao Paulo’s senior side. During this season he made 31 appearances in all competitions for the club, netting five goals along the way.
3. Hernanes was loaned out to Santo Andre for the entir...