The Hammers frontman has given his approval to join Jamaica, after he was approached by the latter to join their squad last month.
According toSky Sports News
has chosen to representJamaica
after he was approached by the former to join their squad last month.
Antonio, who was at cross paths with choosing his place of birth, England, and choosing his parents’ country, the Caribbean island, has eventually decided to be a part of the Jamaican team.
Despite being called up to join England international squad under both Sam Allardyce and Gareth Southgate, Antonio never made his senior debut and joining Jamaica could provide him more regular appearances.
Still Antonio’s decision to join Jamaica came in a time when England is facing a major shortage in strikers considering thatTammy Abraham
, andCallum Wilson
are all going through treatment, withHarry Kane
being the only available options for Southgate’s front-line.
England’s upcoming match, which will be in the World Cup qualifying campaign, will be played againstSan Marino
, before they faceAlbania