Antonio Conte says he ‘forced’ Olivier Giroud to play against West Brom and allays injury fears - football




Antonio Conte says he ‘forced’ Olivier Giroud to play against West Brom and allays injury fears

Antonio Conte says he ‘forced’ Olivier Giroud to play against West Brom and allays injury fears



The fiery Italian boss did not want to play without a target man up top (Picture: Getty)
Antonio Conte has revealed that he forced Olivier Giroud to play despite a slight knock as Chelsea overcame West Brom on Monday night to ease the pressure on their manager.
The Blues finally got back to winning ways after back-to-back defeats against Bournemouth and Watford, with Eden Hazard notching a brace either side of a Victor Moses goal to secure a 3-0 win at Stamford Bridge. Giroud, making his full Chelsea debut, was involved in the first goal and Conte was happy with his performance ? and the options he now has… Read the full story

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