French football striker Olivier Giroud set to join LA Galaxy

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French media confirmed on Tuesday that the legendary forward Olivier Giroud, the French national team's all-time top scorer (57 goals), will depart his present club, AC Milan, for Los Angeles Galaxy of MLS at the end of this season.
French media confirmed on Tuesday that the legendary forward Olivier Giroud, the French national team's all-time top scorer (57 goals), will depart his present club, AC Milan, for Los Angeles Galaxy of MLS at the end of this season.

French media confirmed on Tuesday that the legendary forward Olivier Giroud, the French national team’s all-time top scorer (57 goals), will depart his present club, AC Milan, for Los Angeles Galaxy of MLS at the end of this season.

French striker, Olivier Giroud, aged 37, with 131 caps, is poised to make a move to the LA Galaxy after a successful career in Europe. With impressive stints at top clubs like Arsenal and Chelsea, where he won the 2021 Champions League, and a notable tenure in the French League, the veteran forward brings a wealth of experience to the MLS.

Impressive Career Highlights

Throughout his career, the striker has showcased his talents both domestically and internationally. With notable achievements including a league title with Montpellier in 2012 and a World Cup victory with France in 2018, he has cemented his status as a soccer icon.

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Transition to MLS

Reports suggest that the seasoned striker will join the LA Galaxy on a contract until December 2025, arriving as a free agent following the conclusion of his contract with Milan in June 2024. This move marks an exciting new chapter for the French star as he embarks on the next phase of his illustrious career.

Joining Forces with Soccer Legends

Upon his arrival at the Californian club, the striker is set to link up with fellow French soccer legend Hugo Lloris, who captained France to World Cup glory in 2018. 

The prospect of playing alongside Lloris adds an extra layer of excitement to the striker’s move to the MLS, as he looks forward to making a significant impact on the American soccer scene.

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