Olivier Giroud

Cristiano Ronaldo pips Lionel Messi, Neymar to win FIFA player of the year award

Cristiano Ronaldo pips Lionel Messi, Neymar to win FIFA player of the year award

Ronaldo had another incredible year and to lead Real Madrid to retaining the Champions League was some feat.

Oct 24, 2017, 01:34 AM IST
Europa League: Everton lose to Lyon, Giroud lifts Arsenal

Europa League: Everton lose to Lyon, Giroud lifts Arsenal

Everton's miserable Europa League run continued as they lost 2-1 at home to Olympique Lyonnais on Thursday and remained bottom of their group as Arsenal beat 10-man Red Star Belgrade 1-0.

Oct 20, 2017, 09:23 AM IST
Watch: Olivier Giroud 'scorpion kick' shortlisted for FIFA goal award

Watch: Olivier Giroud 'scorpion kick' shortlisted for FIFA goal award

Giroud scored with an improvised volley in the Premier League match on Jan. 1, producing an acrobatic flick with his left heel to convert Alexis Sanchez`s cross into the net off the crossbar while tumbling forward.

Oct 10, 2017, 14:16 PM IST
Arsenal's Olivier Giroud reaches century milestone in Europa League win

Arsenal's Olivier Giroud reaches century milestone in Europa League win

Olympique Marseille also lost as Salzburg's Munas Dabbur took advantage of a cut-back to slide the ball home for the hosts, who take over at the top of Group I with four points.

Sep 29, 2017, 08:36 AM IST
EPL: Olivier Giroud brace keeps Arsenal in top-four hunt

EPL: Olivier Giroud brace keeps Arsenal in top-four hunt

Arsenal showed resolve and took just nine minutes to restore their two-goal cushion and secure a fifth victory in their last six games.

May 14, 2017, 00:26 AM IST
Premier League 2016-17: Oliver Giroud late show seals stunning Arsenal escape against Bournemouth

Premier League 2016-17: Oliver Giroud late show seals stunning Arsenal escape against Bournemouth

Despite the thrilling revival Arsenal ultimately lost ground in the title race and are now eight points behind leaders Chelsea,

Jan 04, 2017, 09:33 AM IST
Premier League: Olivier Giroud wonder goal keeps Arsenal's title charge alive, Spurs enter top 4

Premier League: Olivier Giroud wonder goal keeps Arsenal's title charge alive, Spurs enter top 4

Giroud netted with a breathtaking improvised strike reminiscent of Henrikh Mkhitaryan's recent goal for Manchester United.

Jan 02, 2017, 10:08 AM IST
Premier League: Olivier Giroud sucker-punch earns Arsenal draw at Manchester United

Premier League: Olivier Giroud sucker-punch earns Arsenal draw at Manchester United

Arsenal remain without a league win at Old Trafford in 10 years and Wenger has still not beaten Mourinho in the league in 12 attempts.

Nov 19, 2016, 21:15 PM IST
EPL Roundup: Man City, Arsenal forge ahead; Tom Heaton heroics thwart 10-man Man Utd

EPL Roundup: Man City, Arsenal forge ahead; Tom Heaton heroics thwart 10-man Man Utd

Herrera was sent off in the 70th minute after being shown a second yellow card for sliding in on Dean Marney.

Oct 29, 2016, 22:33 PM IST
Ronaldo, Griezmann and other key factors that will decide the Portugal-France Euro 2016 final

Ronaldo, Griezmann and other key factors that will decide the Portugal-France Euro 2016 final

The nature of Portugal`s team and their fairly passive attacking game means Ronaldo has been less effective than he would normally be with Real.

Jul 09, 2016, 23:19 PM IST
UEFA Euro 2016: France defeat Germany 2-0, to meet Portugal in final

UEFA Euro 2016: France defeat Germany 2-0, to meet Portugal in final

France`s first victory over their rivals in a major tournament since 1958 came out of a controversial penalty decision at the end of the first half.

Jul 08, 2016, 08:09 AM IST
WATCH: FANTASTIC! Two goals by Olivier Giroud vs Iceland which helped France reach first Euro semi-final since 2000

WATCH: FANTASTIC! Two goals by Olivier Giroud vs Iceland which helped France reach first Euro semi-final since 2000

After France took a 4-1 lead, Giroud showed his class once again when he netted one of the crosses for a goal with a brilliant header.

 

Jul 04, 2016, 06:55 AM IST
Euro 2016, quarter-final: France end Iceland's fairytale run with 5-2 win, to take on Germany in semis

Euro 2016, quarter-final: France end Iceland's fairytale run with 5-2 win, to take on Germany in semis

Olivier Giroud was the hero of the match for France as he scored two goals.

Jul 04, 2016, 02:27 AM IST
Euro 2016, quarter-final: France vs Iceland - As it happened...

Euro 2016, quarter-final: France vs Iceland - As it happened...

The pressure is all on the hosts as they look to repeat their feats at the 1984 Euros and the 1998 World Cup by winning a major tournament on home soil,
 

Jul 03, 2016, 23:05 PM IST
Euro 2016 Quarter-final 4, France vs Iceland: Possible XIs, Timing, Venue, TV Listing, Live Streaming

Euro 2016 Quarter-final 4, France vs Iceland: Possible XIs, Timing, Venue, TV Listing, Live Streaming

Tonight's winner will join Portugal, Wales and Germany in the semis.

Jul 03, 2016, 20:29 PM IST
Euro 2016: France beat Romania 2-1 in opening match of the tournament

Euro 2016: France beat Romania 2-1 in opening match of the tournament

Dimitri Payet struck a sublime late winner to earn hosts France a 2-1 victory over Group A rivals Romania in the opening match of the European Championship, but more violence broke out between rival fans in Marseille.

Jun 11, 2016, 01:12 AM IST
Premier League: Arsene Wenger frustrated despite Arsenal's runners-up berth

Premier League: Arsene Wenger frustrated despite Arsenal's runners-up berth

Wenger had been the target of protests from supporters demanding change at Arsenal`s last home game and admitted the reception he received was warmer than the one two weeks previously.

May 16, 2016, 12:00 PM IST
Holders Arsenal play Watford in FA Cup quarters ahead of crunch Barcelona tie

Holders Arsenal play Watford in FA Cup quarters ahead of crunch Barcelona tie

Gunners will play fellow Premier League side Watford in FA Cup quarterfinals.

Mar 10, 2016, 13:10 PM IST
FA Cup: Arsenal FC ease into quarter-finals after Hull City blanking

FA Cup: Arsenal FC ease into quarter-finals after Hull City blanking

Olivier Giroud and Theo Walcott score braces to see the club break winless streak.

Mar 09, 2016, 08:48 AM IST