Giroud sets new record overtakes Henry for most goals scored by Les Bleus

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Olivier Giroud created a new history, overtaking Thierry Henry to become the French national team’s goalscorer with 52 goals after adding one more. From the game that the old champion won Poland 3-1 through the second round of the World Cup

Olivier Giroud, the experienced striker of AC Milan,  has made history for himself. When becoming the new goalscorer of the French national team, overtaking Thierry Henry, the legendary senior striker After adding 1 more goal, the UFABET game that Rooster beat Poland 3-1 in the round of 16, the last 16 teams of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar on Sunday

Giroud sets new record overtakes Henry for most goals scored by Les Bleus

Before entering the field, the former Arsenal and Chelsea footballer broke the net for his hometown with 51 goals, equivalent to Henry, then came to blow 52 balls for Les Bleus to lead the 44th minute polo. This goal set a new record for himself, immediately overtaking the leader in the number of goals. and may not stop at this point because the old champion has already entered the final 8 teams

The other two goals came only from Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappe, who has netted 33 goals for his country and five for the tournament. Leading as the sole goalscorer, Poland received a consolation goal from  Robert Lewandowski ‘s penalty during injury time.

Giroud made his debut in 2011, and his first goal for France came in a 2-1 friendly win over Germany in February 2012, his third cap for France. While the first goal in the official game was a 2014 World Cup qualifying match in a 1-1 draw against Spain. 

For the French national team, they are winning the third World Cup, while the 36-year-old star is winning his second. Most importantly, it removes the criticism that was considered too old, but the team’s manager Didier Deschamps wanted him to bring his experience to help the team and now he has repaid the trust this time.