Olivier Giroud

Born: September 30, 1986 (age 31)

Height: 6'3.5" (192cm)

Hometown: Chambery, France
Nationality: France French

Position: Striker
Team: Chelsea (no. 9)
Olivier Giroud in action for Chelsea on February 5, 2018
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Career History
Youth1999-2005Grenoble
Senior2005-2008Grenoble
2008-2010Tours
2010-2012Montpellier HSC
→ 2010Tours (loan)
2012-2018Arsenal
2018-Chelsea
International2011-France
Sports Mole has 2,223 articles about Olivier Giroud. Articles 1 to 40:
Mark Hughes reacts during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Bournemouth on October 21, 2017
Mark Hughes 'disappointed' with lack of VAR in Chelsea defeat
Southampton manager Mark Hughes questions the lack of VAR use in his side's 2-0 loss to Chelsea after a couple of big calls went against his side.
Apr 22, 19:55
Dejected Stoke City manager Mark Hughes pictured on January 6, 2018
Mark Hughes: 'Southampton hard done by against Chelsea'
Mark Hughes is unhappy with two incidents in Southampton's FA Cup semi-final 2-0 defeat to Chelsea on Sunday which he felt let the Blues off the hook.
Apr 22, 18:07
Olivier Giroud in action for Chelsea on February 5, 2018
Olivier Giroud eager to win first FA Cup with Chelsea
Olivier Giroud is targeting a fourth FA Cup victory, and his first with Chelsea, after helping his new club beat Southampton 2-0 to book a place in the final.
Apr 22, 17:49
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Result: Chelsea book FA Cup final against Manchester United with win over Southampton
Chelsea setup an FA Cup final clash with Manchester United courtesy of a comfortable 2-0 victory over Southampton in the semi-finals at Wembley Stadium.
Apr 22, 16:51
Antonio Conte celebrates during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea on August 20, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea spirit fantastic against Burnley'
Antonio Conte hails Chelsea's "fantastic spirit" against Burnley and believes the Blues' display in the 2-1 win bodes well for their FA Cup semi-final against Southampton.
Apr 19, 22:24
Antonio Conte is king of the world after the Premier League game between Leicester City and Chelsea on September 9, 2017
Result: Chelsea keep top-four hopes alive with victory at Burnley
Victor Moses scores the decisive goal as Chelsea come out on top 2-1 away at European-chasing Burnley.
Apr 19, 21:37
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Team News: Olivier Giroud heads up much-changed Chelsea side at Burnley
Olivier Giroud leads the Chelsea attack as one of six changes to the Blues starting XI for Thursday night's Premier League trip to Burnley.
Apr 19, 18:51
Sean Dyche applauds after the Premier League game between Burnley and Crystal Palace on September 10, 2017
Preview: Burnley vs. Chelsea - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Thursday's Premier League clash between Burnley and Chelsea at Turf Moor.
Apr 18, 17:30
Jan Bednarek in action for Southampton during their EFL Cup clash with Wolverhampton Wanderers
Jan Bednarek: 'Southampton lost concentration against Chelsea'
Jan Bednarek admits that Southampton "lost concentration" as they blew a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 against Chelsea on Saturday.
Apr 14, 15:59
Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea showed right spirit at Southampton'
Antonio Conte is pleased with his Chelsea charges for showing the "right spirit" in their comeback win over Southampton.
Apr 14, 15:22
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Olivier Giroud "proud" of Chelsea comeback at Southampton
Olivier Giroud admits that he is "proud" of Chelsea's thrilling comeback from two goals down in their 3-2 Premier League victory at Southampton.
Apr 14, 14:52
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Result: Southampton shocked by late Chelsea show
Relegation-threatened Southampton throw away a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Chelsea in Saturday's Premier League clash at St Mary's.
Apr 14, 14:25
Antonio Conte gives instructions during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Chelsea on November 25, 2017
Live Commentary: Southampton 2-3 Chelsea - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Premier League clash between Southampton and Chelsea from St Mary's, which finished 3-2 to the visitors.
Apr 14, 11:30
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Olivier Giroud: 'Chelsea still the best club in England'
Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud believes that his side have been the best in English football in recent years, despite currently languishing down in fifth place.
Apr 14, 10:56
Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Southampton and West Ham United on August 19, 2017
Result: Javier Hernandez earns West Ham United a point at Chelsea
A second-half strike from Javier Hernandez earns West Ham United a 1-1 draw with Chelsea in Sunday's Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge.
Apr 8, 18:24
Charlie Austin scores the opener during the Premier League game between Southampton and Arsenal on December 10, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Southampton - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides a full match preview of Arsenal's game against Southampton, including team news and predicted lineups.
Apr 7, 03:10
Alexandre Lacazette in action for Arsenal on July 30, 2017
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: 'Alexandre Lacazette is ready to start'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says that Alexandre Lacazette could start in the first leg of the club's Europa League quarter-final with CSKA Moscow.
Apr 4, 13:20
Antonio Conte watches on during Chelsea's 4-1 defeat at Watford on February 6, 2018
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte 'entitled to £9m payout in event of sacking'
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will reportedly be entitled to a £9m payoff if the club sack him.
Apr 3, 12:06
New teammates Olivier Giroud and Alvaro Morata sit side by side during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Bournemouth on January 31, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole looks at how Chelsea could line up in this weekend's huge Premier League showdown with Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge.
Mar 30, 14:30
A downbeat Hugo Lloris during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur on December 16, 2017
Combined XI: Chelsea vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole selects a strongest combined XI from Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur ahead of Sunday's clash at Stamford Bridge.
Mar 30, 13:30
Mauricio Pochettino and Antonio Conte give instructions during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea on August 20, 2017
Preview: Chelsea vs. Tottenham Hotspur - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Tottenham Hotspur's Premier League trip to top-four rivals Chelsea.
Mar 30, 11:38
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Olivier Giroud's record vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole looks at Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud's record against Tottenham Hotspur ahead of the Lilywhites' trip to Stamford Bridge.
Mar 29, 13:00
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Olivier Giroud: 'Alvaro Morata is my rival at Chelsea'
Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud says that fellow forward Alvaro Morata is his rival for a place in the starting lineup under Antonio Conte.
Mar 26, 11:10
Thomas Lemar in action for France in August 2017
Result: France surrender two-goal lead in defeat to Colombia
France surrender a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 in their international friendly clash with Colombia in Paris.
Mar 23, 21:57
Olivier Giroud in action for Chelsea on February 5, 2018
Arsene Wenger: 'Olivier Giroud did not want to leave Arsenal'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claims that Olivier Giroud was reluctant to leave the club and join Chelsea during the January transfer window.
Mar 23, 11:58
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Olivier Giroud: 'I should have more Chelsea goals'
Olivier Giroud says that he should have scored more goals for Chelsea since making the move to Stamford Bridge during the January transfer window.
Mar 23, 11:18
Alvaro Morata celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on December 2, 2017
Team News: Antonio Conte goes with Alvaro Morata up top
Antonio Conte brings in Alvaro Morata for Chelsea's FA Cup quarter-final tie with Leicester City, while Willy Caballero is selected in goal.
Mar 18, 15:33
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Chelsea forward Olivier Giroud: 'I was right to leave Arsenal'
Chelsea forward Olivier Giroud says that remains comfortable with making the decision to leave Arsenal during the January transfer window.
Mar 16, 10:24
Aaron Ramsey models his new haircut during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Arsenal on January 14, 2018
Chelsea keen on Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey?
Chelsea are reportedly considering making a bid for Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey during the summer transfer window.
Mar 16, 09:10
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi celebrates scoring during his side's Champions League group game against Juventus at the Camp Nou on September 12, 2017
Result: Lionel Messi dumps Chelsea out of Champions League
Lionel Messi scores twice - including his 100th Champions League goal - to fire Barcelona into the quarter-finals of the competition at the expense of Chelsea.
Mar 14, 21:37
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Team News: Olivier Giroud leads Chelsea line at Camp Nou
Olivier Giroud will lead the Chelsea line in Wednesday night's Champions League last-16 second leg against Barcelona.
Mar 14, 18:37
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
How Chelsea could line up against Barcelona
Ahead of Chelsea's Champions League trip to Barcelona, Sports Mole looks at how Antonio Conte's side could line up at Camp Nou.
Mar 14, 11:34
N'Golo Kante comes up against Lionel Messi during the Champions League group game between Chelsea and Barcelona on February 20, 2018
Preview: Barcelona vs. Chelsea - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Wednesday's Champions League tie between Barcelona and Chelsea at Camp Nou.
Mar 13, 15:15
Edin Dzeko in action during the Coppa Italia game between Lazio and Roma on March 1, 2017
Roma striker Edin Dzeko: 'Chelsea transfer talk in the past'
Roma striker Edin Dzeko admits to being flattered by the interest shown in him by Chelsea earlier this year, but is "happy" to remain at the Stadio Olimpico.
Mar 13, 15:10
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on March 10, 2018
Olivier Giroud: 'I am adapting well at Chelsea'
Olivier Giroud believes that he is adapting well to life at Chelsea and is building up a good understanding with the club's other attackers.
Mar 11, 14:48
Antonio Conte celebrates during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on December 2, 2017
Result: Chelsea back on track with victory over Crystal Palace
Chelsea pick up a second win in six Premier League outings by seeing off London rivals Crystal Palace 2-1 at Stamford Bridge.
Mar 10, 19:23
N'Golo Kante in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Swansea City on November 29, 2017
Team News: N'Golo Kante back in Chelsea starting XI for Crystal Palace clash
N'Golo Kante returns to the Chelsea starting XI for Saturday's Premier League home clash with Crystal Palace.
Mar 10, 16:33
Antonio Conte celebrates during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on December 2, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'I don't mind playing Eden Hazard at false nine'
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says that he will continue to play Eden Hazard in a 'false nine' role if it benefits the team going forward.
Mar 10, 10:57
Antonio Conte cuts a frustrated figure during the Champions League group game between Roma and Chelsea on October 31, 2017
Preview: Chelsea vs. Crystal Palace - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Premier League action as Chelsea welcome fellow South London club Crystal Palace to Stamford Bridge.
Mar 8, 12:22
Antonio Conte cuts a frustrated figure during the Champions League group game between Roma and Chelsea on October 31, 2017
Dennis Wise criticises Antonio Conte substitutions
Former Chelsea captain Dennis Wise questions Antonio Conte's tactics and substitutions during their 1-0 defeat to Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Mar 5, 15:47

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