One source said that the aim is to bring Hernandez to MLS in the summer of 2018, after the expiration of his current contract with Leverkusen.
Rumours continue to swirl around Wayne Rooney, but does Paul Mariner feel he's a good fit for MLS?
Paul Mariner sifts through rumours surrounding Ashley Young, Dani Alves, Leonardo Bonucci and more.
After a strong 2016, the New York Red Bulls parted with captain Dax McCarty and sporting director Ali Curtis. This is manager Jesse Marsch's show now.
Rooney, 31, has not been a regular choice in Jose Mourinho's XI and has been linked with a move to China in recent days.
The FC crew have their say on where they think Wayne Rooney will be playing when the 2017-18 Premier League season begins.