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Profile of the French footballer Olivier Giroud, who currently plays as a forward at Arsenal. The 28-year old player Giroud joined Arsenal from Montpellier and wears the number 12 shirt.

Olivier Giroud
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        (Squad number 12)

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Olivier Giroud Career
2005–2008Grenoble23(2)
2007–2008Istres (loan)33(14)
2008–2010Tours61(30)
2010–2012Montpellier73(33)
2010Tours (loan)17(6)
2012–Arsenal77(31)

2011–France35(9)

Olivier Giroud : Arsenal News
“Presence, true presence, in the box. That is what Arsenal have, and it nearly won them the game. True, nobody regards Giroud as the one that got away. He is not Alexis Sanchez or Cesc Fabregas. Not even Raheem Sterling.”
 Daily Mail  Today
“Arsenal's Olivier Giroud, lower centre, celebrates with jubilant teammates after scoring during the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England, Sunday Dec. 21, 2014.”
 CJBK  Today
“Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claimed his side's 2-2 with but they were pegged back almost immediately by Mathieu Debuchy's header. Olivier Giroud then escaped the attention of Liverpool's three centre-backs to rifle home in the second half.”
 Mirror  Today
“Arsene Wenger has revealed that Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud was sick before his side's game against Liverpool at Anfield. Giroud struck Arsenal's second goal of the afternoon, at the time making it 2-1 to Wenger's side in the 64th minute.”
 Inside Futbol  Today
“Liverpool have been the better team, but Arsenal have taken their chances. Olivier Giroud puts the Gunners ahead at Anfield at the end of a lovely move.”
 Caught Offside  Today
“Arsenal fans will have seen the equaliser coming as their It should have ended in comfort for Wenger’s men courtesy of goals from Mathieu Debuchy and Olivier Giroud even though Liverpool did all running, the quartet of Coutinho, Lallana and the”
 Daily Telegraph  Today
“but Arsenal immediately hit back through Mathieu Debuchy before Wenger’s side took the lead as Olivier Giroud rounded off a swift counter attack.”
 Yahoo Sport  Today
“Goals from Mathieu Debuchy and Olivier Giroud, whose boot accidentally cut Skrtel’s head – leading to nine minutes of injury time – were two of Arsenal’s seven attempts on goal. Liverpool had 27, 10 on target.”
 theguardian.com  Today
Olivier Giroud Career Honours
  • Montpellier: Ligue 1: 2011–12
  • Arsenal: FA Cup: 2013–14
  • Arsenal: FA Community Shield: 2014
  • UNFP Ligue 1 Team of the Year (1): 2011–12
  • Ligue 1 Top Goalscorer (1): 2011–12
  • Ligue 2 Top Goalscorer (1): 2009–10
  • UNFP Ligue 2 Player of the Year (1): 2009–10
  • UNFP Ligue 2 Team of the Year (1): 2009–10
  • Ligue 2 UNFP Player of the Month (2): September 2009, November 2009

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    Goalkeepers
    Damian Martinez Wojciech Szczesny
    David Ospina
    Defenders
    Hector Bellerin Mathieu Debuchy
    Calum Chambers Kieran Gibbs
    Nacho Monreal Laurent Koscielny
    Per Mertesacker
    Midfielders
    Joel Campbell Theo Walcott
    Lukas Podolski Alexis Sanchez
    Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Serge Gnabry
    Santi Cazorla Mesut Ozil
    Tomas Rosicky Abou Diaby
    Jack Wilshere Aaron Ramsey
    Mathieu Flamini Mikel Arteta
    Forwards
    Yaya Sanogo Danny Welbeck
    Olivier Giroud
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