This one might take some convincing for the Arsenal fans amongst you but, bear with me. The French international bagged 24 goals in all competitions for Arsenal last season, more than any other player. Despite this, Giroud drew huge amounts of criticism from Gunners fans for sub par performances as the 29-year-old went through a baron spell between January and May.
But goals aren’t the be all and end all of his game, the leading man brings a lot more to Wenger’s side than is noticed by some. First of all, he chipped in with six assists and created 26 chances in Premier League matches last season.
Furthermore his style of play means that he can bully a defensive line and pull them out of shape in order to create space and chances for those around him the Arsenal’s attacking line. His physicality and exceedingly well tended to facial hair is enough to strike fear into the heart of any defence.Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!
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