Why Aston Villa hate Olivier Giroud

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Aston Villa boss Dean Smith would have hated seeing Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud’s name in the starting XI for the Aston Villa – Chelsea game on Sunday.

Aston Villa hate facing the Frenchman due to his impressive record against them.

According to Opta, Giroud has now scored in each of his last six Premier League appearances against Aston Villa. The Frenchman has now scored 8 times in the Premier League against Aston Villa in his last six appearances.

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