Chelsea’s youngsters should look up to Olivier Giroud as a shining example of professionalism, manager Frank Lampard said after the 34-year-old Frenchman scored four goals in his side’s 4-0 Champions League demolition of Sevilla on Wednesday.
Giroud, who has struggled for game time at Stamford Bridge this season with a host of quality new signings available to Lampard, made the most of a rare start with a vintage display which left his boss purring.
“He is the ultimate professional,” Lampard said after Chelsea secured the top spot in Group E with a match to spare.
“He isn’t always a regular but his performances have shown that he is a great sign for young players to keep training well. It was an amazing performance, to score four goals in the Champions League is a fantastic achievement.
“It was a complete performance…