Tag "Olivier Giroud"

How Important Is Olivier Giroud To The French National Team?

A friendly exhibition game between France and Ukraine on June 7th, 2020 will be one of the most important games in the international career of Olivier Giroud. Giroud would take the honor to captain his national team on his 100th cap and lead his team to a 7-1 victory. In addition, he would score two goals in that game, thus allowing him to pass Michel Platini to become France’s second-highest goal-scorer.

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Analyzing France’s First 2 Nations League Games

France has finished its first two games of this year’s Nations League and there’s a lot of improving to do.

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Remembering the Semifinals Clash Between France and Belgium

Alex Al-Kazzaz remembers France’s critical victory over Belgium on this day in 2018.

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Europa League Final: Previewing Positional Advantages Heading into the Cup Tie

First organized by UEFA back in 1971, the Europa League is a club competition for European teams based off performance in their respective leagues. Although the tournament occurs simultaneously with the Champions League, many of Europe’s top flight clubs participate regardless.

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