Antonio bought West Ham back again to successful means in the Leading League with his good late energy at Elland Road following a Junior Firpo individual intention experienced cancelled out Raphina’s opener.
It was the striker’s fifth League target of the year and sixth in all competitions with the 31-12 months-aged tied with Jamie Vardy and Mohamed Salah at the best of the scoring charts in the Premier League obtaining performed a activity much less than his two rivals.
“It’s one more target for Michail Antonio and he just likes to score!” reported Ogbonna.
“The occupation that he did right now for us was unbelievable and not just him, but the two guys in the middle of the park, Said [Benrahma], Jarrod [Bowen] as nicely – he played the three games this 7 days and we can’t overlook that. I assume he did actually effectively.
“All the workforce did genuinely nicely and we deserved to earn.”
The Hammers are back in European action in opposition to Rapid Vienna on Thursday when they perform their very first Europa League team-phase sport at the London Stadium, obtaining won the opener 2- away to Dinamo Zagreb two months back.
Ogbonna is relishing actively playing together with new signing Kurt Zouma and suggests the new-found depth in his posture is key.
“It’s fantastic to have Kurt in this article, he’s robust in the air, he’s a fantastic chief. He arrived from a significant club like Chelsea and is applied to this sort of game, European video games. He can handle and read the activity, and not just him but anyone,” mentioned Ogbonna.
“We performed definitely nicely in midweek also — Issa [Diop], Craig [Dawson] and Alphonse [Areola]. We have a incredibly good squad and all people in West Ham will have to be very pleased of that. I can only praise everyone, it is a very good minute and a fantastic run.”