It was not a total surprise, but the absence of Olivier Giroud had been the main highlight of the list of re-entry of the Blues, in September. Almost a month later, the new AC Milan player returned to this episode during an interview broadcast on the Téléfoot program, this Sunday. He wasn’t really expecting it, especially in this way.
“It surprised me a bit, especially the fact that I didn’t know about it before,” Giroud said. We will raise the small pike Didier Deschamps. It is true that the downgrade of the former Chelsea, called and supported by the coach since 2012 despite the roller coaster seasons and criticism, has been swift. “But that’s how it is,” added the world champion. We must move forward and we will see what the future holds. “
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Giroud does not despair of being called up for the next rally, which will see the France team play in the semi-finals of the League of Nations (against Belgium on October 7). DD will deliver his list on Thursday, the day the Milanese will celebrate his 35th birthday. “I hadn’t calculated that, interesting!” “, Laughed the Chelsea center forward, second highest scorer in the history of the Blues with 46 goals in 110 caps.
“If they call on me, why not try to bring me a little closer to Titi? [Henry, 51 buts], but it will be the future that will tell us, and if there is playing time, ”said the striker. “We will see, as usual, we do not take the lead,” he added, while the last match to date of the Blues, against Finland, saw the duo Benzema-Griezmann finally respond to expectations.