Giroud. Who?

Olivier Giroud (Wikipedia)

With the signing of Olivier Giroud, Arsenal can now claim to have three of the top international strikers in Europe on their books. Of course, that’s simply ‘for now,’ as rumours continue to swirl around the long-term future of Robin van Persie. But just who is Olivier Giroud? Giroud is an experienced striker, in spite […]

Arsenal complete signing of Olivier Giroud


As expected, Arsenal have completed the signing of Montpellier striker Olivier Giroud for a fee of £12million. The Frenchman scored 21 goals for the French side as they won their first Ligue 1 title. “We are delighted to have secured the signing of Olivier Giroud,” Arsene Wenger said. “He has a very good physical presence […]

Wenger ‘agrees fee’ for Giroud


ARSENE Wenger is said to have agreed a fee of almost £13million to take Olivier Giroud to Arsenal from Montpellier, reports tonight suggest. There is a vast amount of conjecture swirling around that Giroud joining the Gunners could be part of a deal that sees Marouane Chamakh head the other way either on loan or […]