Olivier Giroud

Chelsea willing to pay £40million to win race for Benfica striker – Football Article

Chelsea have entered the race to sign Benfica striker Luka Jovic, according to The Sun. The 21-year-old is currently on loan at Frankfurt where he is enjoying a prolific season with 19 goals from 27 matches in all competitions. Real Madrid and Barcelona are thought to be two admirers of the young Serbian but it’s reported that the Stamford Bridge club are prepared to pay £40million to strike a deal. It’s claimed under-fire Blues boss Maurizio Sarri has pinpointed the forward…

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How Chelsea-bound Gonzalo Higuain compares to other ‘big six’ centre-forwards – Football Article

If reports are to be believed, Gonzalo Higuain is on his way to Chelsea. According to Sky Sports, Higuain is set to cut his loan stay at AC Milan short and join Chelsea from Juventus until the end of the season. There will also be an option to extend the loan by 12 months, providing Higuain meets expectations at Stamford Bridge. And that’s the question: will Higuain be a success in the Premier League? The Argentinian was heavily linked with Arsenal before…

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Barcelona want Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud – Football Article

Barcelona have reportedly expressed an interest in making an audacious move for Chelsea’s Olivier Giroud in their search for a new striker. The La Liga champions are keen to strengthen their attacking options this month after Munir El Haddadi’s departure left Luis Suarez as the club’s only recognised forward. Barca manager Ernesto Valverde wants to increase his strength in depth and the Catalan giants have subsequently been linked with Cristhian Stuani and Giroud’s Chelsea teammate Alvaro Morata. According to Spanish…

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