Olivier Giroud Footballer Career & Stats

Olivier Giroud Footballer Career & Stats

Born: September 30, 1986, Chambéry, France

Height: 6' 4" (1.92 m)

Weight: 194 lbs (88 kg)

Spouse: Jennifer Giroud (m. 2011)

Salary: 3.12 million GBP (2012)

Current Teams: 

  • Arsenal F.C. (#12 / Forward)
  • France national football team (#9 / Forward)
Club information
Current team Arsenal
Number 12
Youth career
1992–1999 Froges
1999–2005 Grenoble
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2008 Grenoble 23 (2)
2007–2008  Istres (loan) 33 (14)
2008–2010 Tours 61 (30)
2010–2012 Montpellier 73 (33)
2010  Tours (loan) 17 (6)
2012– Arsenal 70 (27)
National team
2011– France 34 (9)

Career statistics

Club

Club Season League Cup[nb 1] Europe Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Grenoble 2005–06 Ligue 2 6 0 0 0 6 0
2006–07 17 2 4 0 21 2
Total 23 2 4 0 27 2
Istres 2007–08 Championnat National 33 14 1 0 34 14
Total 33 14 1 0 34 14
Tours 2008–09 Ligue 2 23 9 4 5 27 14
2009–10 38 21 4 3 42 24
Total 61 30 8 8 69 38
Montpellier 2010–11 Ligue 1 37 12 4 1 2 1 43 14
2011–12 36 21 6 4 42 25
Total 73 33 10 5 2 1 85 39
Arsenal 2012–13 Premier League 34 11 6 4 7 2 47 17
2013–14 36 16 6 3 9 3 51 22
Total 70 27 12 7 16 5 98 39
Career total 260 106 35 20 18 6 313 132

International

National team Year Apps Goals
France 2011 2 0
2012 12 2
2013 12 3
2014 6 4
Total 32 9

International goals

S.No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 29 February 2012 Weserstadion, Bremen  Germany 1–0 2–1 Friendly
2 16 October 2012 Vicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid  Spain 1–1 1–1 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier
3 22 March 2013 Stade de France, Saint-Denis  Georgia 1–0 3–1 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier
4 11 October 2013 Parc des Princes, Paris  Australia 2–0 6–0 Friendly
5 3–0
6 27 May 2014 Stade de France, Saint-Denis  Norway 2–0 4–0 Friendly
7 4–0
8 8 June 2014 Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Villeneuve-d'Ascq  Jamaica 4–0 8–0 Friendly
9 20 June 2014 Itaipava Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador, Brazil   Switzerland 1–0 5–2 2014 FIFA World Cup