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VIDEO: Premier League Player of the Week - Round 16


It’s been a while for Arsenal’s number-1 target man, and boy have they missed him.

[ RELATED: Premier League Team of the Week — Matchday 16 ]

Making just his third start since returning from a foot injury, Olivier Giroud scored his first Premier League brace since February 22 to lead Arsenal past Newcastle by a score of 4-1.

Giroud supported his teammates with 27 passes, and was a menace in the air for Newcastle defenders Fabricio Coloccini and Michael Williamson.

Premier League Player of the Week

Week 1: Raheem Sterling, Liverpool

Week 2: Nacer Chadli, Tottenham Hotspur

Week 3: Diego Costa, Chelsea

Week 4: Diego Costa, Chelsea

Week 5: Frank Lampard, Manchester City

Week 6: Edin Dzeko, Manchester City

Week 7: David De Gea, Manchester United

Week 8: Sergio Aguero, Manchester City

Week 9: Wilfried Bony, Swansea City

Week 10: Alexis Sanchez, Arsenal

Week 11: Shane Long, Southampton

Week 12: Danny Ings, Burnley

Week 13: Lee Cattermole, Sunderland

Week 14: Sergio Aguero, Manchester City

Week 15: Andy Carroll, West Ham

Week 16: Olivier Giroud, Arsenal

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