Michail Antonio, who is a West Ham United winger made his Premier League debut in 2015. Previously, he had played for Colchester United, Sheffield Wednesday, and Nottingham Forest.
|Michail Gregory Antonio
|Date of birth
|28 March 1990
|Place of birth
|5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
|West Ham United
Michail Antonio Biography, Early Life
Michail Gregory Antonio born 28 March 1990 is a professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club West Ham United. Born in England, he represents the Jamaica national team.
Antonio began his career at non-league club Tooting & Mitcham United before signing with Reading of the Championship in 2008. The club sent him on subsequent loan spells to Cheltenham Town, back to Tooting & Mitcham, Southampton and Colchester United, as he struggled to find a place in Reading’s first team throughout his four-year stay at the Madejski. A final loan spell with Sheffield Wednesday resulted in a permanent move in 2012, where he went on to make 64 appearances and score 12 goals. Nottingham Forest signed him from Wednesday in 2014, where his 16 goals in 50 appearances attracted attention from West Ham United of the Premier League, who signed him in 2015, where he was deployed in a number of positions including right back, right midfielder and as a winger before eventually establishing himself as the club’s main striker. On 23 August 2021, he became West Ham United’s all-time top scorer in the Premier League.
Michail Antonio Education
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Michail Antonio’s Age, Height, And Weight
Michail Antonio’s age is 33 years old. He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 82 Kg. His hair color is black and his hair color is black.
Michail Antonio was born in London, England, and began his career at the age of 12 with Tooting & Mitcham United, a semi-professional football club headquartered in the London Borough of Merton. After six seasons at the club, the Englishman signed for Championship side Reading in 2008, however, he didn’t play for them until later in the season.
He spent the next three seasons on loan, returning to his old club Tooting & Mitcham United in 2009, scoring 7 goals in 9 appearances; at League One side Cheltenham Town the same year, making a further 9 appearances; and then off to fellow League One side Southampton for the 2009-10 season, where he would make a total of 34 appearances, being involved in 9 goals. His strong performances for Sheffield Wednesday led to the club signing him on a four-year contract in 2012.
He’d be an essential player for them over the next two seasons, appearing in 84 games and contributing 18 goals and 19 assists. Nottingham Forest pounced on the in-form midfielder, signing him for £1.5 million in 2014. In his first season with The Reds, the midfielder started every single Championship game, scoring 14 goals and providing 14 assists, earning him the title of Forest’s ‘Player of the Season’ at the end of the season.
His dazzling performances drew the attention of a number of Premier League and Championship clubs, and in September 2015, West Ham United won the fight for the Englishman’s signature, signing him to a four-year contract. He’s made 90 appearances for the Hammers in three seasons, with 34 direct goal involvements. He was named ‘Hammer of the Year’ by the club for his remarkable efforts in the 2016-17 season.
Michail Antonio’s Net Worth
In May 2017, the right winger signed a contract with West Ham United worth 4.3 million Euros (3.7 million Pounds) per year. According to our calculations, he earns €11,749 (£10,106) per day and €490 (£421) per hour!
Michail Antonio’s Wife or Girlfriend
Michail Antonio is presently single and has no romantic relationships. Aside from that, Michail Antonio hasn’t said anything about her current partnerships and will update it soon.
Michail Antonio Awards
|Titles and season
|1x English 2nd tier champion
|1x Football League Trophy Winner
|1x Europa League participant
|West Ham United – 2 Goals