Olivier Giroud have been the new subject of transfer in recent times with the Frenchman poised to leave the Emirates these January should arsenal secure the services of a striker. Sky sources report that Dortmund reject the bid of £50m this week when the Arsenal club officials paid a visit to Germany in an attempt to negotiate the offer. It is no longer the news that since the arrival of lacazette, the Frenchman have dropped from the starting eleven to a fringe player as the player have struggled for game time which affected his odds on Betway now available in Nigeria and he was reduced to third choice striker when Alexis Sanchez was at the club. Giroud 31 has set his eyes on the world cup will be looking for game time and performance in other to convince Didier Deschamps of his ability.
Arsene Wenger today in his press conference confirmed that the clubs are locked in talks but thinks a deal is far from completion at this stage. He however showed optimism that the deal could likely go in favor of the English side.Contrary to rumors that the Frenchman was offered to Borussia Dortmund as part-exchange for the deal with Daily Mail reporting that they are growing frustrated with the Gunners.Wenger also confirmed that Frenchman will not be a part of any potential negotiation to bring the Gabonese attacker. He however assured the Frenchman that he would be allowed to leave once potential replacement arrives at the Emirates stadium. The Frenchman expressed desire that he wants Olivier Giroud to remain at the club.he also made reference to Ozil who is yet to commit his future to the club as he contracts runs out this summer. We are not close enough to be optimistic, but we are not far enough to be pessimistic,” said Wenger. “He behaves like somebody who is completely focused and ready to commit but after that contract negotiations are what they are. “We are not close enough to tell you he will do it, I don’t know.”
There is a huge possibility that Olivier Giroud to switch teams in London to Chelsea with the club currently in the market for a new striker as Eden Dzeko deal continues to stall over wage demands and bonus.
Mirror report that Chelsea are looking at Olivier Giroud as an option with Dzeko no 1 in the club’s wish list.