France global striker Olivier Giroud thanked Chelsea’s enthusiasts, avid gamers and coaches for “particular moments” as his transfer clear of the Premier League membership drew nearer, with British media reporting Italian facet AC Milan can be his subsequent group.
Global Cup-winner Giroud scored 39 targets in 119 video games in all competitions for Chelsea and helped the London outfit declare the Champions League, Europa League and FA Cup since becoming a member of them from Arsenal in 2018.
“To the entire Blues, to my group friends, to all my coaches, to the entire membership, an enormous thanks for those particular moments,” Giroud tweeted.
“I am beginning a brand new adventure with a mild and glad middle. Our victories within the FA Cup, Europa League and Champions League were magnificent.”
The 34-year-old joined Chelsea from Arsenal for a reported 18 million kilos in January 2018 and had a 12 months left on his contract at Stamford Bridge.
He began simplest 8 Premier League video games for Chelsea final season following the arriving of German forwards Kai Havertz and Timo Werner.
He used to be a part of France’s Euro 2020 marketing campaign the place the arena champions had been knocked out by means of Switzerland within the last-16.
Sky Sports activities mentioned Giroud arrived at Milan’s L. a. Madonnina hospital on Friday to go through a clinical.
Experiences added Milan would pay round 1,000,000 euros for the participant who is anticipated to signal a two-year deal.
In June, Milan signed Chelsea’s FikayoTomori on an enduring switch after the defender spent the second one part of the 2020-21 season with the Italian facet on mortgage.
Milan, who completed 2nd in Serie A final season, start their 2021-22 league marketing campaign away to Sampdoria on Aug. 22.