Milan's Giroud recovers from COVID-19 in time for key games

Sat, 11 Sep 2021 - 11:18 GMT

The 34-year-old tested positive for the virus on Sept. 2, soon after scoring twice in a 4-1 win over Cagliari.

Giroud left out of France squad as Deschamps names new faces

Fri, 27 Aug 2021 - 01:11 GMT

Giroud, who turns 35 next month, misses out despite sitting just five goals away from equalling Thierry Henry's all-time record tally of 51 for Les Bleus

Giroud a role model for young Chelsea players, says Lampard

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 12:29 GMT

Chelsea’s youngsters should look up to Olivier Giroud as a shining example of professionalism, manager Frank Lampard said.

Giroud becomes France's second top scorer in Ukraine rout

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 11:13 GMT

Giroud became France’s second top scorer when he netted a double to take his international tally to 42 goals as the world champions crushed Ukraine 7-1.

Benzema deepens France rift by ridiculing 'go-kart' Giroud

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 - 01:11 GMT

Real Madrid's Karim Benzema has mocked France striker Olivier Giroud by likening himself to a Formula One car and Giroud a go-kart.

Hazard praises Giroud

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 - 08:30 GMT

Giroud joined Chelsea this January from their local rivals, Arsenal, and established himself as their first choice striker.

Giroud joins Chelsea

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 - 07:30 GMT

Giroud, 31, has been playing in England since 2012 when Arsenal signed him from Montpellier.

Arsenal star will not play against Liverpool

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 05:57 GMT

Olivier Giroud was ruled out from the match between Arsenal and Liverpool on Friday because he was injured.

Giroud to the rescue as Arsenal draw 1-1 at Southampton

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 - 04:21 GMT

Olivier Giroud rescued Arsenal with a late equaliser in a 1-1 draw at St Mary's on Sunday after Southampton had looked like holding on for all three points.

Hleb doubts Lacazette value

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 - 04:04 GMT

Hleb joined Arsenal in 2005 from German club, Stuttgart, and since then he became a regular player in Arsene Wenger’s plans before leaving to Barcelona in 2008.

Goalkeepers compete for Puskás Award

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 - 07:42 GMT

Ten players, including a woman, are competing for Puskás award for the 2017 Best Goal of the Year.