22 Apr Olivier Giroud transfer news:’It is possible’ – Nice president claims his side could go for Chelsea striker
The Chelsea striker has been linked with a return back to France since he hunts for greater playing time
Nice president Gauthier Ganaye has stated his side could go for Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud.
Giroud was linked with a move away from Chelsea lately, together with the France international producing only six Premier League looks since Chelsea signed Gonzalo Higuain on loan from Juventus in January.
The 32-year old has made no secret of his desire for more playing time, stating he’s”very disappointed” with his existing function.
Giroud has been connected with a transfer back to France, with many Ligue 1 clubs curious.
And Ganaye has set his club’s name one of those nightclubs, though he cautioned that Giroud’s salary might prevent a move.
“He’s in the conclusion of the contract, he performs well at his age,” Ganaye informed Telefoot.
“Come on, let us tell you it is possible. His wages? Yeah, it is really expensive.”
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Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has stated the Blues will be tripping a 12-month extension option in Giroud’s contract, together with the team facing a transfer ban.
However, the France international could seek a move from the summer in an effort to obtain regular first-team moments at the twilight of his profession.
Chelsea are back in action on Monday if they shoot on Burnley in Premier League playwith.