José Andrés Guardado Hernández (born 28 September 1986) is a Mexican professional footballer who plays for La Liga club Real Betis and the Mexico national team. Mainly a midfielder, he can also operate as a left winger or left back.
Popularly known as Principito (Spanish for Little prince), he came through the youth ranks at Atlas, then signed with Deportivo in Spain, going on to remain with the club for several seasons, four in La Liga. In 2012 he joined another team in the country, Valencia. He then came back to the country in 2017, this time playing with Real Betis.
A Mexican international since 2005, Guardado represented the country in three World Cups, three Gold Cups – winning the 2011 and 2015 editions – and two Copa América tournaments.