Olivier Giroud: What I really think of Willian at Chelsea FC

Olivier Giroud admits that he's been very impressed by what he's seen from Willian for Chelsea FC of late

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff
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New Chelsea FC signing Olivier Giroud Photo: Chelsea TV

Olivier Giroud has admitted that he has been very impressed by Willian’s displays for Chelsea FC since his move to the club in January.

Giroud has been getting used to life at the west London club after having signed for the Blues from Arsenal in the winter transfer window.

The French striker started Chelsea FC’s clash against Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on Saturday night as he helped Antonio Conte’s men to claim a 2-1 victory over the Eagles in west London.

Willian has been in superb form for the Blues in recent weeks and he scored the opener for Chelsea FC during the win over Roy Hodgson’s side.

The Brazilian has netted 13 goals and made seven assists in all competitions for the west London side this season and he has been in top form of late.

And France striker Giroud has admitted that he has been very impressed by what he has seen from Willian in a Chelsea FC shirt since his move to the west London club.

Speaking to Chelsea FC’s website, Giroud said: “He’s been very efficient in the last weeks, he’s doing very well and he’s on a good run.

“We need players who can make the difference all through the game. He’s got everything to bring his quality for the team.”

Chelsea FC now turn their attentions towards their crunch Champions League clash against FC Barcelona in the last 16 on Wednesday night at Camp Nou after the 1-1 draw in the first leg.

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