Category: Olivier Giroud

Chelsea Olivier Giroud made correct decision to leave Arsenal – Deschamps

Alison Bender and Stewart Robson discuss whether Olivier Giroud can succeed at Chelsea and whether he can secure a role as the club’s first choice striker. Olivier Giroud extended Chelsea’s lead over Hull City in the FA Cup to 4-0 with his first goal for the club since his move […]

Chelsea cruise in FA Cup as Willian Olivier Giroud star ahead of Barcelona

Olivier Giroud extended Chelsea’s lead over Hull City in the FA Cup to 4-0 with his first goal for the club since his move from Arsenal. The ESPN FC panel explain why they doubt the Champions League tie between Chelsea and Barcelona will be another instant classic. LONDON — Three […]

Olivier Giroud excited to score first Chelsea goal in victory over Hull

Olivier Giroud extended Chelsea’s lead over Hull City in the FA Cup to 4-0 with his first goal for the club since his move from Arsenal. A brace from Willian and Olivier Giroud’s first goal for the club highlighted Chelsea’s dominant victory over Hull City in the fifth round of […]

Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud provide Chelsea with multiple options at centre forward

Eden Hazard was back to his best, netting two goals in Chelsea’s 3-0 victory against West Brom at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea’s resounding win over West Brom has the FC crew examining the Blues’ chances of hanging on to their place in the Premier League’s top four. After his first week […]

Chelsea Olivier Giroud needs stitches in first start

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte said a 3-0 win over West Brom has helped lift the team’s attitude after recent results. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte said a 3-0 win over West Brom has helped lift the team’s attitude after recent results. Olivier Giroud said he will remember his bruising but successful […]

Chelsea’s Olivier Giroud rejected Roma Sevilla Borussia Dortmund to work with Antonio Conte

The ESPN FC panel discuss Chelsea’s motives in signing Olivier Giroud from Arsenal. ESPN FC’s Gab Marcotti feels Olivier Giroud ticks many of the right boxes for Chelsea, including being able to play alongside Alvaro Morata. Olivier Giroud has told Telefoot he turned down offers from Borussia Dortmund, Sevilla and […]

Chelsea sign Olivier Giroud from Arsenal as Michy Batshuayi exits club

ESPN FC’s Gab Marcotti feels Olivier Giroud ticks many of the right boxes for Chelsea, including being able to play alongside Alvaro Morata. Following their defeat against relegation-threatened Swansea, the ESPN FC panel delve into the bevy of issues currently plaguing Arsenal. Sam Clucas and Swansea moved out of the […]

Olivier Giroud the perfect end to Chelsea’s chaotic striker search

Olivier Giroud should fit the bill perfectly for Chelsea. Chelsea pride themselves on doing some of their best work in the final days, and sometimes even hours, of transfer windows. In signing Emerson Palmieri from Roma and Olivier Giroud from Arsenal for less than £40 million combined, club director and […]

Will Chelsea’s Olivier Giroud and Emerson Palmieri be eligible for Champions League?

Chelsea have completed moves for Arsenal forward Olivier Giroud  and AS Roma defender Emerson Palmieri. But will both be able to play in the knockout stages of the Champions League? To put it simply: YES! UEFA Champions League regulations allow clubs to register three new players for the knockout rounds. One of […]

Wenger: I’d be sad to see Giroud leave

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Giroud moves closer to Chelsea switch in ‘transfer merry-go-round’

The FC crew answer your questions on whether or not Alisson is the answer to Liverpool’s goalkeeping issues, if Olivier Giroud can help Chelsea and more. With less than a week to go in the January window, Transfer Talk brings you live updates on all the latest rumours and done […]

Jury is still out on Chelsea’s dealings as the transfer window closes

ESPN FC’s Stevie Nicol delves deeper into the latest rumours surrounding Riyad Mahrez, Fabinho, Olivier Giroud and more in Transfer Rater. With Chelsea linked to strikers galore, ESPN FC’s Stevie Nicol tries to make sense of which players would be best suited for a move to Stamford Bridge. As the […]

Olivier Giroud may have played last Arsenal game admits Arsene Wenger

Following their defeat against relegation-threatened Swansea, the ESPN FC panel delve into the bevy of issues currently plaguing Arsenal. Sam Clucas and Swansea moved out of the relegation zone, taking advantage of a lacklustre Arsenal side at the Liberty Stadium. Arsene Wenger admitted that Olivier Giroud is set to leave […]

Premier League Deadline Day Q and A If Arsenal get Auba will Giroud go?

As The Exploding Heads discover, it’s not just Chelsea players that get loaned out to Vitesse Arnhem en masse – nobody is safe… The January transfer deadline is now just a day away, and the winter window has already seen some huge deals. Virgil van Dijk has arrived at Liverpool […]

Olivier Giroud’s skill set is too valuable for Arsenal to lose

Former striker Paul Mariner explains why Arsenal’s transfer window ambitions are concerning. If Olivier Giroud is to join Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott in leaving Arsenal before the close of the transfer window, it would surely represent one of the biggest strategic overhauls of Arsene Wenger’s reign. Not only would […]

Aubameyang Giroud Batshuayi caught up in ‘transfer merry-go-round’

The FC crew answer your questions on whether or not Alisson is the answer to Liverpool’s goalkeeping issues, if Olivier Giroud can help Chelsea and more. With less than a week to go in the January window, Transfer Talk brings you live updates on all the latest rumours and done […]

Chelsea target Fernando Llorente as alternative to Olivier Giroud – sources

ESPN FC’s Gab Marcotti provides an update on Tottenham and Chelsea’s pursuit of reinforcements before the January window closes. Chelsea have narrowed down their hunt for a new striker to Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud or Tottenham’s Fernando Llorente, sources have told ESPN FC. Arsenal striker Giroud is Chelsea’s No. 1 target […]

Premier League Deadline Day Q and A Chelsea Edin Dzeko

As The Exploding Heads discover, it’s not just Chelsea players that get loaned out to Vitesse Arnhem en masse – nobody is safe… The January transfer deadline is now just two days away, and the winter window has already seen some huge deals. Virgil van Dijk has arrived at Liverpool […]

Premier League Deadline Day Q and A Arsenal Aubameyang Chelsea Edin Dzeko

As The Exploding Heads discover, it’s not just Chelsea players that get loaned out to Vitesse Arnhem en masse – nobody is safe… The January transfer deadline is now just two days away, and the winter window has already seen some huge deals. Virgil van Dijk has arrived at Liverpool […]

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal not close and Olivier Giroud not part of deal

ESPN FC’s Julien Laurens delves into the back and forth between Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund over Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. LONDON — Arsene Wenger insists Olivier Giroud has not been offered to Borussia Dortmund as part of a deal for striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and says Arsenal are still “far from being close” […]