GIROUD HAS A GRACE AND HUMILITY JOEY BARTON CAN ONLY PLAGIARISEMontpellier make their debut in the Champions League on September 18 against Arsenal who bought the French club's top scorer Olivier Giroud this summer. As LAURE JAMES reports, while the rugby-loving city is not a hotbed of football the France striker is a class act.
MONTPELLIER’S success is impossible to overestimate. Indeed, it cannot be justified in terms of figures. For once, established parallels between big budgets and silverware do not apply.