Hernán Jorge Crespo is one of the most famous and arch goalpoachers in the world. Hernan Crespo is an Argentine international who is currently on loan to Italian powerhose Inter Milan from Chelsea.
Hernan Crespo is a fox-in-the-box sort of a player and is renowed for his marvelous goalscoring record for club and country. Crespo is lethal in the air with his heading and also possesses a great positional sense.
Hernan Crespo is a graduate of the River Plate youth academy and made his debut for the senior team in the 1993-1994 season, scoring 13 goals in 25 league appearances. After helping River win two Apertura league titles, he then drove the club to Copa Libertadores success in 1996.
In the summer of 1996, Hernan Crespo was signed by Italian side Parma and in 2000 after winning both the Italian Cup and the UEFA Cup in 1999 moved to Lazio for a then world record transfer fee of 35.5 million pounds and scored 39 goals in 54 matches in all competitions for the Roman side.
Inter Milan signed the flying Argentine in 2002 but he lasted only one season at the San Siro and was signed by Premiership giants Chelsea in the summer of 2003 for 16.5 million pounds. In 2004 he was loaned onto AC Milan and played in the UEFA Champions League final with Milan in 2004-2005.