Three days after learning of his absence from the last list of France team selector Didier Deschamps, AC Milan striker Olivier Giroud responded with a double Sunday against Cagliari (4-1) in Serie A .
Olivier Giroud scored his first goals with AC Milan.
It’s simply a sporting choice of the moment compared to a list of 23, with competition as always and the return of Anthony Martial.
After supporting him tooth and nail, even when he hardly played Chelsea, the selection of the France team, Didier Deschamps, surprised last Thursday when justifying the absence of striker Olivier Giroudde from his list of players selected for the September rally.
Indeed, it had been a long time since the 34-year-old international had such a long playing time at the club, following his transfer from Chelsea to AC Milan this t. Performing during the preparation with 3 goals scored, the native of Chambry made a success of his debut with his new formation. Confirmation Sunday. Holder for the second consecutive time in Serie A, the Habs took advantage of the reception of Cagliari (4-1) San Siro on the second day to score his first two goals in an official match with the Rossoneri.
From a resumption of the flat of the left foot (24th) then on a perfectly executed penalty (43rd), the striker completed the success of his team and deserved to come out under the ovations of the public in the 92nd minute. The performance of the 2018 world champion speaks for itself and the interested party did not even need to comment on his situation in Blue at the final whistle, preferring to stress his pride after such an evening. I am very proud to play for Milan and to play San Siro. It’s a great motion, relished the rookie at DAZN’s microphone. I am very happy with the performance of the team because we started the match by playing our football. We could also have scored more. (…) As a child, I watched van Basten, Papin and Inzaghi so wearing this swimsuit makes me happy.
Giroud does not let go
The next return of Zlatan Ibrahimovic will accentuate the competition, or encourage trainer Stefano Pioli to find a scheme allowing to combine the two vtrans. In the meantime, Giroud begins his adventure in the best possible way. Thursday, Deschamps assured that the door of the selection is not closed for the former Gunner. Was the technician sincere or was he just trying to keep the ego of a player who, admittedly, no longer really represents the future? Still, the striker took his coach at his word! If he continues on his spear, the Milanese could well give DD headaches …
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