The French national team head into the Euro 2021 tournament which is scheduled to kick off tomorrow, with as much as 12 players of African descent. It's a norm for the French side to pose a handful of African born/linked players in their squad, as over the years, top players who have represented the French national team have had African roots.
"How Does He Do That"- Arsenal & France Legend Suprised By Chelsea's Midfielder Unique Playing Style
Arsenal and France legend, Thierry Henry is arguably one of the best attacker in the Premier league era. The 43-year-old striker, who played for the Gunners in the English top flight for eight seasons, from 1999 to 2007, managed to score 174 goals in 254 appearance for the North London club.
The France national team is currently one of the most expensive teams in the world, with quite a good number of nice players. The French team has also had good players representing them at different levels of competitions and scoring goals for the country. Arsenal legend and all time scorer Thierry Henry is also the French team top scorer currently.
Chelsea star, Olivier Giroud was astonishing in France friendly game with Bulgaria. He netted twice to give France a convincing win over Bulgaria. The Chelsea star is now close to equalling France record of most goals scored by a single player. The friendly game with Bulgaria is part of France preparation for Euro 2020.
Thierry Henry is the French national team's leading scorer at the moment. He is the only French player to have scored more than 50 goals in international competition. The second player on the list is Olivier Giroud, who needs seven goals to equal Thierry Henry's record.
Chelsea and French striker Oliver Giroud was in action today as France beat their opponent three nil in a warm up game ahead of this summer European championship. The striker was introduced in the second half of the friendly game, by the time he entered the action, France were already leading one zero, a goal scored by Barcelona forward Antoine Griezmann in the 29th minutes of the game.
Transfer News:Henry Warns Chelsea Against Transfer Mistake Involving Giroud, Spurs Set To Sign Conte
Spurs Set To Sign Antonio Conte After guiding Inter Milan to their first Seria A in 11 years, Antonio Conte parted ways with The Black and Blues last month and his next destination seems to be the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. The former Chelsea manager is reportedly in advanced talks with Spurs and he will be announced as the new Tottenham Hotspur manager once both parties agrees on a deal according to Goal Italy.
Giroud Close In On Becoming The Highest All Time Goal Scorer In The History Of France News update on the French International, Olivier Giroud. Giroud gets more closer to becoming the highest scorer in the history of France football. Olivier Giroud a professional footballer who plays for both Chelsea FC and French squad as a striker is seen to be making history for himself.Giroud goal scoring moral became so strong since he became Chelsea striker.
Belgium Assistant Coach, Thierry Henry has revealed the Chelsea player that scares opponents whenever he gets the ball. The Former Arsenal Striker has heaped huge praise on his Compatriot, Ngolo Kante after his excellent form for Chelsea last season. The Frenchman was instrumental as Chelsea won the UEFA Champions League title.
Chelsea's striker, Olivier Giroud is now just 5 goals away from becoming France’s all time leading goalscorer, he currently has 46 goals for his nation. Giroud now has 46 goals for France, just 5 goals behind their all time top scorer Thierry Henry (51 goals), he netted in two goals for France today against Bulgaria, after coming on off the bench for Karim Benzema who was subbed off at the 37th minute of the game due to a thigh injury.
The Premier League player of the season award is an annual football award presented to the player that has been deemed the best or most outstanding player in the English top flight League (Premier League) for a particular season. Kevin De Bruyne won the award in the 2019/20 season.
Henry returns to Belgium backroom team for Euro 2020 Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry will join the staff of the Belgian during the EURO 2020 Championship. The former French international was already a staff member during the qualifications for the 2018 World Cup in Russia and the final tournament where the Red Devils won the bronze medal.
N'golo Kante's brilliance in the last UCL competition really drew the eyes of the world towards. Thierry Henry also said something about the french midfielder, he said-"I rarely see a player who arrives before the ball. Like, he already knows the ball is going to land there.
Former Monaco, Arsenal and Barcelona Striker, Thierry Henry has revealed the player who is not everyone’s cup of tea but he has done well. The Frenchman was full of praise for his compatriot, Oliver Giroud. The 34-year-old Striker was Chelsea’s highest goal scorer in the UEFA Champions League last season.
Looking back to the performance of N'golo Knate in the just completed UCL competition, he really caught the attention of many with his excellent performances. However, Thierry Henry in an interview said something about the Midfielder, he said " I rarely see a player arriving before the ball.
English premier league Champions, Manchester City midfield enigma Kevin De Bruyne has yesterday emerged as the eventual winner of the PFA Men's Players' Player of the Year award, for the 2020/2021 EPL campaign. Kevin De Bruyne was spectacular for the Pep Guardiola's side in the just concluded season having had a stellar performance that was instrumental in the team's success across all competitions.
Belgian professional footballer Romelu Lukaku believes that racism in sport is at a "all-time high" as the European Championships get underway. Lukaku, who is preparing for Belgium's Euro 2016 opener against Russia on Saturday, has faced racial abuse on several occasions in his football career, most notably when fans sang monkeys at him in 2019.
Transfer News: Arsenal are lining up a bid for Kounde, Man United and others are interested in Celik
The English premier League side Arsenal are lining up a bid for France international Jules Kounde. It is believed that the asking price of £51million and the lack of UEFA Champions League football will be stumbling blocks for the deal, according to the latest report. The former Gunners striker Thierry Henry has touted 21-year-old Anderlecht midfielder Sambi Lokonga at Arsenal.
Arsenal's legend Thierry Henry is currently France’s all-time leading goalscorer, with 51 international goals for the Le Bleus. However, Chelsea's French striker Olivier Giroud is gaining ground on Thierry Henry’s record, with the 34-year-old heading into Euro 2020 with 44 goals in 107 games.
In what is arguably Harry Kane’s best season since breaking into the first team for Tottenham, his team ended in outside the top four for the second time in a row. Kane was on fire this season, setting a record as he topped both the top scorer chart and assist chart this season with 23 goals and 14 assists.