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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)
2008–2010Tours44(24)
2010–2012Montpellier73(33)
2010Tours (loan)17(6)
2012–Arsenal97(41)

2011–France39(10)

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Olivier Giroud : Arsenal News
“Wenger now only has Olivier Giroud and Theo Walcott, who he has seemed reluctant to try in a central striking position, to lead his front line until Christmas.”
 The Daily Express Yesterday
“With Welbeck expected to be out until Christmas after knee surgery, critics have argued there is an over-reliance on Frenchman Olivier Giroud to lead the line.”
 Daily Mail Yesterday
“Arsenal, who were linked with Karim Benzema, knew the extent of the problem before the transfer window closed but did not reinforce their attack. That means Olivier Giroud is their only recognised striker fit for selection.”
 Daily Monitor Yesterday
“Whether he will be an upgrade on Olivier Giroud can’t be said as of now but knowing Arsene Wenger’s unwillingness to shell out large transfer sums, it can be safely said that Arsenal might not meet Juventus’ demands come in January.”
 Soccer Lens Yesterday
“The Arsenal left-back took time to settle at the Emirates after arriving from Malaga in 2013, and is stilled linked with a return to Spain with Athletic Bilbao.”
 London Evening Standard Yesterday
“Arsenal defender Nacho Monreal has claimed that playing in the Premier League has improved the physical aspect of his game. The Spaniard has become a regular member of the first-team squad after moving to the Emirates from Malaga in 2013.”
 Sports Mole Yesterday
“The problems that Arsenal have been, somewhat unexpectedly, experiencing in front of goal has been highlighted this week by the slightly embarrassing goal of the month competition.”
 Just Arsenal News Yesterday
“While (some) clubs were busy thrashing out deals on transfer deadline day, Twitter was a hive of activity as supporters repeatedly hammered in their chosen club's hashtag to get the latest news and gossip.”
 London Evening Standard 2 days ago
“The winger-come-striker started up front in Arsenal's 1-0 win over Newcastle on Saturday. But his composure in front of goal came into question again after missing a good chance in the first half.”
 The Daily Express 2 days ago
“Another late deal has seen Liverpool defender Tiago Ilori join Aston Villa on loan. Tim Sherwood said: “I am very pleased to bring Tiago into the football club.”
 The Daily Express 3 days ago
Olivier Giroud Career Honours
  • Montpellier: Ligue 1: 2011–12
  • Arsenal: FA Cup: 2013–14, 2014–15
  • Arsenal: FA Community Shield: 2014, 2015
  • Ligue 1 Top Goalscorer: 2011–12
  • UNFP Ligue 1 Team of the Year: 2011–12
  • Premier League Team of the Season: 2013–14
  • Premier League Player of the Month: March 2015
  • Ligue 2 Top Goalscorer: 2009–10
  • UNFP Ligue 2 Player of the Year: 2009–10
  • UNFP Ligue 2 Team of the Year: 2009–10
  • Ligue 2 UNFP Player of the Month: September 2009, November 2009

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Midfielders
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