The manager of West Ham United David Moyes has confirmed that he will be without Michail Antonio for the Travel of the Premier League on Saturday to Liverpool.
Hammers forward will sit down Anfield’s test with the lesion in the ham tendon that forced him to leave the action during the 1-1 raffle of last weekend with Manchester City. However, it does not expect Antonio to come out for a long time and hopes to welcome him. soon.
“Michail has been great for us and has actually played, really well, is an important member of the team,” said the boss.
“He came off against the spur and simply felt something. He played against the city of Manchester and he felt him again.
“We do not think it’s too bad, but it’s enough to keep it out of this game against Liverpool.”
Antonio is established to be the only absent, since the head of Hammers to Merseyside and Moyes gave tribute to the work of his Backroom staff to obtain players through a heavy calendar at the beginning of the 2020/21 campaign.
“It’s close enough to the first injury we’ve had,” Moyes added, “we have been quite consistent and have kept the children in very good condition.
“The medical team has been great and recovery has been very good, I do not know if we have been lucky that we have not had the injuries, but I hope it stays that way because it needs its players to be fit.”