Who is Jennifer Giroud?
Jennifer Giroud is famous for being the wife of Olivier Giroud, the affluent French football player. Olivier is a star who has played for some of the biggest English Premier League clubs such as Chelsea and Arsenal. Olivier currently playing for the latter.
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Jennifer Giroud Early Life, Age, Family, and Education Background
When it comes to Jennifer’s age, she is 34 years old as she was born on 25 September 1984 in the USA, but there is no information regarding her childhood, siblings or even parents. Jennifer seems to be a very secretive person, as she has also not shared any information regarding her education background online. However, she is an American by nationality, and belongs to white ethnicity.
Jennifer Giroud Rise to Stardom
Jennifer hit the headlines when she first began dating Olivier Giroud. When the two started their courtship, Giroud was playing with Tours, a French association Football Club. After they had dated for a number of years, Giroud got a promotion to the position of a lead striker, which proved well deserved, as he soon became a great striker.
After dating Jennifer for a number of years, the two decided to tie the knot, and in 2011, they walked down the aisle making their union official. Getting married to such a reputable football player and one of the most talented in France made Jennifer an instant sensation, and the talk of the town. Soon enough, she was all over online publications and tabloids.
Jennifer prefers to remain behind the curtains, keeping a low profile. However, being the wife of a celebrity means always being followed by cameras. In 2016, Jennifer was spotted with her husband at the Global Gift Gala event. She was also seen cheering her husband in the company of their daughter during the 2016 UEFA European Championships. On several occasions, Jennifer has been seen in London at the Chiltern Firehouse restaurant, and in October 2017 was with Olivier attending The Best FIFA Football Awards. They also attended the London Global Gift Gala in November the same year, where they were spotted walking down the red carpet. Jennifer stole the show at this event as she was wearing a glittering silver dress that she paired with patent black heels; she accessorized this elegant wrap dress with an Yves Saint Laurent clutch bag.
The couple was also spotted having a great time in Spain at the beach while on holiday.
Jennifer Giroud Married Life, Children, and Controversies
Jennifer relocated to London after marrying Olivier Giroud, since he is signed with the English Arsenal Football Club. Two years after Jennifer married Giroud, they threw a small celebration after they realized that she was carrying their first child. In June 2013, they welcomed their baby girl into this world and named her Jade. On 7 March 2016, they were delighted to welcome another child into their growing family, this time a boy they named Evan Giroud. A day after Evan was born, Olivier’s team played against Hull City in the EPL, and he dedicated the goal he scored to his newborn son. In October 2017, the couple announced that they were expecting their third child.
Jennifer and Giroud love spending precious moments with each other on vacations. They have been to Rio where they had their photos taken while having a good time at the beach. Jennifer also loves posting photos of her husband and children on her social media pages, especially on Twitter. She is also very supportive of her husband’s career.
The couple seems to enjoy spending quality time at the beach. They have been spotted in Sardinia relaxing on sun loungers while on their holiday in the majestic Italian island. They also mingled with other merrymakers.
Jennifer’s life has not been spared from controversies, mostly because she is married to a celebrity. In 2014, Olivier is said to have cheated on his wife with lingerie and swimsuit model, Celia Kay. This was barely one year after the two had their first child. Olivier is said to have spent a night with Celia in Hotel Canary Wharf, the same day Arsenal played against Crystal Palace. Celia exposed the incident when she posted a photo of Olivier in his underwear and followed it up with another photo of herself wearing lingerie in Olivier’s hotel bathroom.
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Giroud had denied the allegations, but when the photo was released he admitted his mistake and publicly sought his wife and fans’ forgiveness. This incident hurt Jennifer deeply since she could not imagine that her husband would cheat on her and their child with another woman in a one-night stand. However, she chose to not comment about the incident, and as soon as Giroud admitted his mistake and apologized, Jennifer even shut down her Twitter account.
Jennifer was also once blamed for her husband’s failure to shift from Arsenal FC to Everton. She also stood her ground when Olivier seemed like he was going to become the makeweight in Aubameyang Pierre’s move from Borussia Dortmund to Arsenal.
Jennifer Giroud Net Worth
As the wife of a renowned football player, Jennifer must be living a lavish life. She has not shared any details regarding her current income nor is there any information about her individual wealth, however, she must share her husband’s, and authoritative sites estimate that Olivier Giroud’s net worth is over $10 million, as of mid-2019.