Olivier Giroud: author of a double with Milan, his place in the list “in the pocket”?

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Olivier Giroud: author of a double with Milan, his place in the list "in the pocket" ?

GIROUD. Author of an incredible performance with AC Milan in the Champions League on Wednesday November 3, Olivier Giroud scored again; dots…

Will Olivier Giroud be on Didier Deschamps' list on November 9? Facing Salzburg in the Champions League on Wednesday 2 November, the AC Milan striker offered a new recital by scoring twice, sending the Italians to the round of 16. Asked to the outcome of the meeting by Canal +, is Olivier Giroud's place for the World Cup “in the pocket?” 

"I'm not going not inflame me. It's very good because I was chasing the goals a bit the last few weeks. So it's great for confidence, it's good for the team. It was above all a very important game and it's good to be there. on important appointments. (Didier Deschamps' list next Wednesday ?) We'll see, we'll see, we'll watch (the announcement of) the list, like all my friends, but there are still deadlines with my club . We'll see, it's not me who decides. "

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Short biography of Olivier Giroud

Born September 30, 1986  Chambéry, Olivier Giroud began his professional career in 2005 under the colors of the club Grenoble Foot 38, there. where he was formed. Past then by Istres then by Tours between 2007 and 2010, the French striker discovers Ligue 1 in 2010 after having been the top scorer in Ligue 2 that same year. In his new Montpellier jersey, Olivier Giroud continues to perform well, and multiplies the goals. The Frenchman won the title of top scorer in 2011-2012.

just sacred champion of France with the club of Montpellier, Olivier Giroud decides to go to England to; summer 2012 where he joins the English championship. Under the orders of Arsène Wenger, the attacker took part two years later in the Arsenal's FA Cup victory. A regular starter in the club, Olivier Giroud faces competition from Karim Benzema in the French team, who is often preferred to him. as a top striker. A luxury replacement, Olivier Giroud is nevertheless part of the adventure of the Blues at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. In this competition, Olivier Giroud scored the hundredth goal for the French team in the final phase of an international competition. An injury to his left foot during the resumption of the 2014-2015 England championship keeps the player away from the football fields and the French team for four months.

Once back on his feet, Olivier Giroud continued his professional career with brilliance, within Arsenal FC, winning the Pusk&àgrave;s Prize in 2017, which rewards players who have scored. the most beautiful goal of the season following an acrobatic recovery in front of; Crystal Palace. In 2018, he joined neighboring London club Chelsea FC. his 1.93m as an effective scorer in one of the most difficult championships in the world, even if his starting place is regularly called into question. His good club performances regularly earned him the confidence of Didier Deschamps in the national team. Olivier Giroud imposes himself as the holder of the blue attack during Euro 2016 ended. by a lost final against Portugal and then at; the 2018 World Cup. In Russia, he did not score a goal but greatly contributed to the crowning of world champion.

Further to; his numerous selections and his number of goals, Olivier Giroud is today one of the top scorers in the French team. The player is part of the national team to participate in the Euro 2021. Shortly before the start of the competition, during the preparation match against; Bulgaria, he stood out by scoring two goals in the second period: he then became the oldest player in history. score a double during a match with the Blues.

Olivier Giroud has also lent; his voice to a character in the animated film Spider-Man: New Generation and is committed to various associations such as the European Association against Leukodystrophies.

Olivier Giroud’s awards

Thanks to; his talent with the ball, his head game and his professionalism, Olivier Giroud has imposed himself. as an effective attacker. His club record quickly grew. with a Coupe de la Ligue final in 2011 then a French championship title the following year with Montpellier. His time at Arsenal FC resulted in a 2016 Premiership title, the FA Cup in 2014, 2015 and 2017, and the Community Shield in the same years.

< p>His record grew even more with Chelsea FC, the club with which he won the FA Cup in 2018 and the Europa League in 2019. He was also a finalist that same year. from the UEFA Super Cup, the League Cup, and then to; new finalist for the FA Cup in 2020 and 2021. Also in 2021, Olivier Giroud rose to the top of European football by winning the Champions League with Chelsea against Chelsea. Manchester City.

Very involved in club, Olivier Giroud does not miss; nor does the call-up to the national team. He participated to 107 selections with the France team since 2011, scoring no less than 46 goals in total, the dawn of Euro 2020. This extraordinary result allows him to be the second best French scorer in the French team behind the 51 achievements by Thierry Henry, and ahead of Michel Platini's 41 goals. In particular, he was European vice-champion in 2016, world champion in 2018 and semi-finalist of the League of Nations in 2020.

Salary of Olivier Giroud

For the 2020-2021 financial year, Olivier Giroud receives a salary of 6.7 million euros within his club, Chelsea FC. It should be noted that the market value of the goalscorer is estimated this same year at; approximately 5 million euros. This estimate only takes into account club income, except for the exclusion of other commercial or advertising partnerships. For example, Olivier Giroud’s income in 2018 was estimated at 8.5 million euros gross in 2018. In addition, his salary of 6.7 million euros in club is the 60th highest salary in the Premier League, the English football championship. In addition to his salary and various product investments, Olivier Giroud invests in the stock market and in real estate.

Wife and family of Olivier Giroud

When he is not not on the lawns of major European stadiums, Olivier Giroud devotes himself to; her lovely family. He is married since 2011 at; Jennifer Giroud, a dedicated wife who put her professional career on the sidelines; to support her husband. Before Olivier became a personality in the world of football, Jennifer Giroud worked in the field of beauty salons. The couple had four children: Jade and Aria, born in June 2013 and November 2020 respectively, but also Evan and Aaron, born in March 2016 and early 2018 respectively. Olivier Giroud , whose family has Italian origins, has a sister and two brothers.