OLIVER GIROUD

  • Oliver Giroud faces fight to get back into Arsenal team, says Wenger November 21, 2014

    France international Olivier Giroud faces a fight to get back into the Arsenal team after recovering from a broken leg, manager Arsene Wenger said on the eve of Saturday's mouth-watering Premier League clash with Manchester United. Giroud, who has been out since breaking his leg against Everton on Aug. 23, has...
  • World Cup 2014: France crush Switzerland 52 to lead Group E June 21, 2014

    Salvador: Forwards Olivier Giroud and Karim Benzema each scored one goal and created another as a rampant France blew away Switzerland 52 Friday to take control of Group E and all but seal a place in the next round. France has six points and can qualify if Ecuador and Honduras...
  • FIFA World Cup: France thrash Jamaica in final warmup match June 9, 2014

    Lille: France head to Brazil with their confidence high after rounding off their World Cup warmup matches by thrashing Jamaica 80 on Sunday, with striker Karim Benzema scoring two and creating two in an impressive display of attacking football. Benzema picked out Oliver Giroud for France's fourth goal and also created...
  • Champions League: Bayern Munich vs Arsenal, 1st half report March 14, 2013

    Munich: Oliver Giroud's 3rd minute strike helped Arsenal take a 1-0 lead at half-time over Bayern Munich in the second leg of round of 16, Champions League fixture at the Allianz Arena here on Wednesday night. Arsenal though still trail the German side 3-2 on aggregate after Bayern had won...
  • Giroud shines as clinical Arsenal thump West Ham 51 January 24, 2013

    London: Oliver Giroud netted a double, Lukas Podolski scored and set up three more as rampant Arsenal closed the gap on the Champions League positions by thumping West Ham United 51 in their rearranged Premier League match on Wednesday. Arsenal, finding a spark and muchneeded self belief after successive league defeats...