Report: Chelsea striker closing in on summer move to Inter Milan


Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud looks set to sign up with to Inter Milan this summer.

According to Gazzetta dello Sport, the Serie A club are all set to offer the French international a two-year contract.

Giroud was close to signing up with Inter back in January, however the offer failed as Chelsea were not able to sign a replacement prior to the transfer window closed.

The 33- year-old’s contract at Stamford Bridge ends at the end of this season and Inter are in lead to protected his services.

Giroud has actually been a bit-part player for Chelsea this season, beginning simply 5 times for the Blues in the Premier League.

He verified in an interview with TF1 during March that he was close to signing up with Inter previously this year and highly hinted that a summer move might still be on the cards.

Giroud’s upcoming exit from the club will leave Chelsea thin on the ground for strikers.

Tammy Abraham has actually taken on much of the work this season, scoring 15 goals in 34 appearances in all competitions.

Chelsea have actually been linked with a move for Antoine Griezmann and the 29- year-old might be the perfect partner for Abraham. v= vXTLEkpv_OI

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