Michail Antonio


Michail Antonio: West Ham 'buzzing' and 'in it to win it' ahead of Europa League quarter-final second leg vs Lyon

If you translate Lyon into English it means "fierce brave warrior". Fitting, then, that this city is staging one of the biggest games in West Ham's history. It's what the club have built their season on, it's how they got to this defining moment. It's rare in top-level sport you are given a second chance but here in France West Ham have just that.

David Moyes wants more goals from Michail Antonio and Tomas Soucek

West Ham boss David Moyes admits he would like more goals from last season’s top hitmen Michail Antonio and Tomas Soucek. Striker Antonio has not found the net since New Year’s Day while Soucek, who struck 10 goals from midfield last season, is stuck on just three this term.

Is it time to drop Michail Antonio?

It was yet another disappointing home result for West Ham as they were held 1-1 by Newcastle. Despite losing only twice in their last 10 games, the Hammers’ performances have been poor in recent weeks. Michail Antonio sums up the team’s displays as he was once again underwhelming. Something...
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Michail Antonio on Kurt Zouma cat video: 'Is it worse than racism?'

As the widespread outcry has escalated around the video showing West Ham defender Kurt Zouma abusing his pet cat, one of his teammates posed a question for public consideration. Football fans and observers are demanding that the club dole out harsher punishment to Zouma — West Ham fined him the...

‘Is it worse than racism?’: Michail Antonio defends Kurt Zouma over calls for West Ham to sack defender

A teammate of Kurt Zouma, the West Ham footballer shown violently abusing his pet cat in a disturbing video, has compared the ferocious response to the incident to those caused by players’ racist outbursts. Michail Antonio asked whether players guilty of abusing other players had been punished more lightly than the 27-year-old Frenchman, who is facing calls to be sacked.The disturbing footage, which showed Zouma drop-kicking and slapping one of his Bengal cats in front of a child, while his brother laughed behind a camera, caused a strong reaction on social media and elsewhere. Adidas quickly ended its relationship...