West Ham fans react as Everton line up £20m Michail Antonio move

According to The Mirror’s live transfer blog on Saturday (8:36pm), West Ham United winger Michail Antonio is a £20m target for Premier League rivals Everton this month, and Irons fans have been quick to have their say on the rumour.

The Mirror says that Toffees boss Sam Allardyce is keen to be reunited with the 27-year-old having worked with him when he was in charge of the east London outfit, and he is considering making a £20m offer as he looks to bring a new wide player to Goodison Park before January 31.

The versatile player has been in and out of the team because of injury this season, and he has been missing in recent weeks with a groin injury having had a spell in the side in the centre-forward role.

West Ham supporters took to social media to give their thoughts on the story, and while one said “I would take £30m all day long”, another said that he ‘couldn’t see him fitting into the team’ with the 3-5-1-1 system David Moyes used in the 4-1 win against Huddersfield on Saturday.

Here is just a selection of the Twitter reaction…

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