Mikhail Antonio striker was absent from the Carabao game Cup quarter-final defeat to Spurs 2-1 on Wednesday night. With Hammers manager David Moyes revealing that the striker has test positive for coronavirus.
When ask about playing on Sunday. Moyes said: “The answer is I don’t know. He has no symptoms and has had two vaccinations. I really hope to get him back.”Mikail Antonio has tested positive for coronavirus.
Antonio is expected to help the team against Southampton for Boxing Day on 26 December and away at Watford on 28 December, with the return expected for a New Year’s Day game away to Crystal Palace on December 1.
Antonio has been outstanding for the club this season, scoring seven goals and providing five assists in 19 games in all competitions.
The Premier League this week confirm that they would press ahead. With the festive fixture list despite the chaos the spread of the Omicron variant has cause within football.
Six Premier League fixtures call off over the weekend. While a number of Football League Boxing Day games have already call off. According to report by ufabet