In the early morning of October 8th, Beijing time, France faced Ukraine in an international friendly match. Giroud scored twice in the first half, bringing his national team to 42 goals, becoming the second French striker in history.
In the 24th minute of the game, Giroud hit a world wave at the top of the arc to help the French team get a 2-0 lead.
And in the 34th minute, Giroud made a close-range header, which brought his national team's total number of goals to 42.
With these two goals, Giroud has successfully surpassed the legendary star Platini to become the second scorer in the history of the French team. In front of him, Henry, who scored 51 goals for the French team.