However, Giroud made it clear that this little negative patch does not change the fact the Frenchman is a top manager as they chase a top-four finish.
"Of course we still want make it into the Champions League spots. We are confident, even though we recently lost the derby against Tottenham,” he told Kicker magazine.
"We've had bad results - in the FA Cup (losing to Blackburn), then in the derby.
"I don't know anything about the coach's future, but he has proved that he is really a good manager."