Olivier Giroud has scored his first goal for Arsenal in Premier League against West Ham. Arsenal defeat West ham by 3-1 and bounce back from home game lost against Chelsea.
Arsenal signed Giroud from Montpellier for £12million, but he took many matches to score his debut goal. He considered this time period as his adapt time in Premier League.
Giroud about his first goal,
“I expected it to be difficult at first because the Premier League is a level higher and I have had to adapt.
“It is nice to have scored my first goal, that will give me a lot of confidence for the future. I feel good about this team and I am confident that I will score more goals. Why not a dozen like in my first season at Montpellier?”
Arsenal also won their Champions League clash against Olympiacos. Giroud hopes Arsenal is playing vital role in Champions League.
“We will keep going and stay confident for the future. I think we have a very interesting role in this championship,”
Lukas Podolski stated about Giroud’s first goal,
“Everybody wants goals from strikers and it was not easy for Olivier, You must wait for your chance, keep fighting and the goals will come.”
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