After his « show » in the Champions League, « Super Giroud » makes the headlines in Italy
A week before the announcement of Didier Deschamps’ list for the World Cup in Qatar (November 20 – December 18), Olivier Giroud hit hard against Salzburg (4-0) on Wednesday evening, almost single-handedly qualifying the AC Milan for the knockout stages of the Champions League.
Author of two goals and two assists, the 2018 world champion made the front page of two major Italian sports dailies this Thursday, tongue out in the Corriere dello Sport (« Giroud d’Italia ») and fingers pointing to the sky in the Gazzetta dello Sport (“Paradiso Milano”). « An evening from another time and 4-0 against Salzburg with Super Giroud »writes the gazzetta. “The man of important goals, once again, emphasizes on its side Eurosportwhich gives him the best score of the match (8). […] Bestial. »
It was “the Giroud show”adds Tuttosportwhich also devotes part of its front page to the qualification of Milan.