Tag: Olivier Giroud

Olivier Giroud played for Arsenal Football Club. The French forward joined Arsenal from Montpellier in 2012 for £9.6m. Giroud left Arsenal for Chelsea in 2018 for £18m. In total, he made 253 appearances for Arsenal and scored 105 goals. Giroud wore the number 12 shirt for Arsenal. He was born on September 30, 1986. Giroud currently plays for Chelsea.

From Germany: Giroud set for Dortmund loan if Aubameyang comes to Arsenal

Arsenal are reportedly set to send Olivier Giroud out on loan to Borussia Dortmund if Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang signs for the Gunners.

Dortmund director gives updates on Aubameyang talks with Arsenal

Borussia Dortmund confirmed that Sunday's talks with Arsenal over the transfer of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ended without conclusion.

Arsenal told swap deal for 28-year-old forward is off

Borussia Dortmund have contacted Arsenal again about the availability of Olivier Giroud. However, the German club don't want a swap deal with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Olivier Giroud of Arsenal celebrates with teammates Theo Walcott and Sead Kolainac after scoring 4-2 during the pre-season friendly match between Arsenal v SL Benfica during the Emirates Cup at Emirates Stadium on July 29, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Linnea Rheborg/Getty Images)

Arsene Wenger names which Arsenal player is a week away from returning

Olivier Giroud is closing in on a much-needed return to the Arsenal squad, according to Arsene Wenger, having been out of action since December.

Report: Arsenal considering Bundesliga swap deal to replace Alexis Sanchez

Arsenal will reportedly offer Olivier Giroud and £30m to try and convince Borussia Dortmund to sell them Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, as they bid to replace Alexis Sanchez.

Loan with option to buy: Champions League side want another Arsenal forward

Besiktas want to sign Olivier Giroud if they sell Negredo to China as rumoured, despite recent links between the Turkish club and Danny Welbeck.

'There's no sense in leaving' - Boost for Arsenal as agent confirms player's stay

Olivier Giroud's agent Michael Manuello has ruled out a move to Turkey or China during the January transfer window.
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5 out for Arsenal, 1 key player in for Chelsea: Blow for Arsene Wenger,...

Antonio Conte has confirmed that while Eden Hazard missed out on Chelsea's FA Cup draw against Norwich with a calf problem, the Belgian returns for Arsenal.

Massive Arsenal blow as 5 players ruled out & 2 face tests ahead of...

Arsene Wenger has delivered the latest Arsenal team news ahead of the Gunners' first League Cup semi-final clash against Chelsea on Wednesday.

Besiktas in town to sell to Everton and buy from Arsenal

Besiktas' president is in England to negotiate a deal for Olivier Giroud after finalising Cenk Tosun's sale to Everton, according to reports.

Arsenal lose 6th player to injury as key midfielder ruled out of Nottingham Forest...

In his press conference ahead of the Nottingham Forest FA Cup tie, Arsene Wenger confirmed that Granit Xhaka has become the latest Arsenal player to pick up an injury.

Arsenal could lose prolific forward to Turkish club

Fenerbahce are reportedly trying to lure Olivier Giroud to Turkey this month, in a bid to replace Robin van Persie and Fernandao.

Injury crisis could see Arsenal missing six players for Chelsea clash

Arsenal are facing a crisis ahead of tonight's meeting with Chelsea, with up to six players potentially missing out through injury.

Arsenal's 4 attackers who always underperform in this fixture

Arsenal's four attacking options all appear to underperform against Chelsea and it's concerning.

Arsenal told to move on 6 players and bring in 3 this month

Former Gunner, Charlie Nicholas, has a long list of players that he reckons Arsene Wenger needs to offload in January.

'They have little chance of playing' - Arsene Wenger doubtful over three Arsenal players...

Arsene Wenger has revealed Sead Kolasinac, Laurent Koscielny and Mesut Ozil don't have much chance of playing against Chelsea on Wednesday.

Arsenal 2017 review: January/February/March

In true Arsenal style, after the busy festive period and back-to-back defeats to Everton and Manchester City in December, January went rapidly downhill.

Top 5 Arsenal goals of 2017

Olivier Giroud, Alexandre Lacazette and Mesut Ozil all found the back of the net in 2017, but what were Arsenal's top five goals?

Bergkamp? Henry? Giroud? Wenger names best goal scored under him

Arsene Wenger has witnessed the likes of Thierry Henry and Dennis Bergkamp finding the back of the net but the manager insists that Olivier Giroud's scorpion kick is the best Arsenal goal he's seen as Arsenal manager.

Early team news as West Brom suffer huge injury blow and Arsenal without 3

West Brom's £18m signing Nacer Chadli has been ruled out for another two months after suffering a reoccurrence of a hip injury.

Fenerbache want Olivier Giroud to replace Tottenham loanee

Fenerbahce could attempt to sign Olivier Giroud due to doubts over Vincent Janssen's form, according to reports.

Good news for Arsenal as hopes of having 31-year-old in January increase

Everton are set to sign Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun after giving up on Olivier Giroud.

Arsene Wenger has a dig at Everton over failed summer transfer

Arsene Wenger believes Olivier Giroud could have moved to Everton regardless of his family's desire to stay in London.

Sam Allardyce blames one person for Olivier Giroud's failed Everton move

Olivier Giroud is unlikely to join Everton because his wife doesn't want him to move north of London, according to Toffees' boss Sam Allardyce.

Arsenal forward ruled out until mid-January

Olivier Giroud will recover from a hamstring injury by mid-January, according to Arsene Wenger.

19 Arsenal stories you probably missed this weekend

It might be Christmas, but that doesn’t mean there’s still not quite a bit going on.

Agent to hold Arsenal talks this week but problem complicates issue

Olivier Giroud's agent will hold talks with Arsenal over the striker's future at the club this week, according to reports but the player's injury complicates matters.

Massive blow for Arsenal as forward ruled out for 6 weeks

Olivier Giroud will miss the next six weeks and will not return to the Arsenal squad until February.

How will Arsenal lineup at the end of January?

The January transfer window will soon be upon us and, if we're lucky, we could have some new players in the team.

Arsenal without striker as Liverpool's top goalscorer skips training - but it's not what...

Olivier Giroud looks set to miss out on Arsenal's clash against Liverpool at the Emirates on Friday night, while Mohamed Salah missed Liverpool training.

Andy Cole names which Arsenal player will be missed during the Christmas period

Former Manchester United striker Andy Cole believes Olivier Giroud will be a big miss for Arsenal over the winter period.

Arsene Wenger admits striker will be out for Christmas and New Year with injury

Arsène Wenger confirmed that Olivier Giroud has suffered a hamstring injury, and is set to miss the Christmas and New Year fixtures.

Bad news for Arsene Wenger as agent admits Arsenal striker could move in January

Olivier Giroud's agent says the striker doesn't intend to return to France, and would consider a Premier League move if Arsene Wenger would make a U-turn on his decision not to sell.

Major boost for Arsenal after 28-year-old signs a new deal

Fans of Olivier Giroud will be pleased after Borussia Dortmund's sporting director Michael Zorc revealed that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang signed a 'secret' contract extension with the Bundesliga club a while ago.

Wayne Rooney says if this player started for Arsenal they’d be a better team

Wayne Rooney feels Arsenal would be a better team if Olivier Giroud started, and that they should have sold Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.

Martin Keown names which two Arsenal players are in direct competition for a starting...

Martin Keown acknowledges that while there's competition between Olivier Giroud and Alexandre Lacazette for a place in Arsenal's starting line-up, it's entirely healthy and good for both strikers.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 29: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal celebrates after scoring his sides fourth goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Huddersfield Town at Emirates Stadium on November 29, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Steve Nicol names which player will sign a new Arsenal deal and who will...

Former Liverpool defender and ESPN FC pundit, Steve Nicol, reckons that Olivier Giroud will leave Arsenal in January but Mesut Ozil, as recent reports claim, will stay.

David Moyes has eyes on another Arsenal player - along with Jack Wilshere

David Moyes revealed that West Ham could be looking to sign Olivier Giroud in January.

This is why Olivier Giroud will be desperate to start against West Ham

Olivier Giroud will be desperate to start against West Ham on Wednesday night given his impressive record against the Hammers.

Besiktas lining up Arsenal 31-year-old as Cenk Tosun's replacement

Olivier Giroud could be a target for Besiktas if the Turkish club lose star forward Cenk Tosun in January.