France's Olivier Giroud Reveals Why He Snubbed Chelsea for Arsenal

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France's Olivier Giroud Reveals Why He Snubbed Chelsea for Arsenal
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The France striker Olivier Giroud has revealed why he snubbed a move to Chelsea in favour of joining Arsenal. Giroud completed his £13m transfer from Montpellier on Tuesday after rejecting the chance to sign for the Champions League winners. The 25-year-old said he prefers the setup at Arsenal, including its French influence, and suspected the Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo knew little about him.

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