Olivier Giroud came off the bench and scored a brace as France defeated Bulgaria 3-0 in their final friendly game ahead of Euros, MySportPlug reports.
First Half Report France 1-0 Bulgaria
Almost an evenly balanced first half of the encounter which just one moment of brilliance separated the two Countries who did exceptional good within 45 minutes.
Bulgaria had so much defending to do in the early stages of the encounter as they were pressured so much but managed to keep things in check despite the amount of threats they dealt with.
France finally scored their first goal in the 29th minute, courtesy of Griezmann who made sure he strike the ball past the goalkeeper to make it 1-0 for his Nation who dominated play in the buildup.
Nothing else expect some good defending and attacking coming as the first half of the encounter carried on with both teams sizing each other up and pushing forward for something.
The first half of the encounter ended with France heading for the break with a slender 1-0 lead against Bulgaria who did an amazing job despite concluding one goal before the end of 45 minutes.
Second Half Report France 2-0 Bulgaria
More work in the second half which saw Karim Benzema removed after he suffered an injury that saw Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud coming on to replace him on the pitch.
France carried on with their dominance in the match as they created more goal scoring opportunities while their opponent defend very hard but also caused some problems of their own.
Bulgaria were good until Olivier Giroud scored in the 83rd minute of the second half after them defending very good before the goal which made it 2-0 as the goalkeeper stood no chance in stopping it.
The Chelsea striker doubled his tally in the 89th minute as he scored another one to make it 3-0 after another amazing display of attack which the big forward finished off neatly.
The game finally came to an end with France claiming another impressive victory which saw them win 3-0 against Bulgaria with the Euros tournament coming up in few days.