West Ham fans angered by Michail Antonio’s showing against Tottenham

West Ham fans took to Twitter to target Michail Antonio after they watched their side exit the Carabao Cup following a 3-1 defeat against Tottenham on Wednesday night.

Few players in claret and blue did enough to come out of the performance with much credibility, but the English forward received the full force of the unhappy Hammers fans’ criticism.

The 28-year-old put in what many fans have described as a ‘lazy’ performance against Mauricio Pochettino’s side, whilst also pining for the return of the prolific Antonio who seemed to be their best player week in week out two years ago.

In 2016, the former Nottingham Forest forward scored nine Premier League goals for the Irons and was regarded as the side’s dangerman after the departure of Dimitri Payet, even earning an England call-up in that time.

However, the Tooting-born attacker’s form has waned drastically even if he has featured either from the start or as a substitute in their previous 11 fixtures in all competitions, and it now seems like his days at the London Stadium are numbered.

Let’s take a look at a few tweets reflecting on Antonio’s lethargic showing…