Chelsea have officially signed Oliver Giroud from the Premier League giant, Arsenal FC, in a weird deal for Arsenal fans after they sold two of their most important strikers to Premier League rivals during this winter transfer windows.
Chelsea have finally signed a new striker this season after a huge effort by the board and Antonio Conte to secure another striker for the squad after the bad form of the Spanish’s striker who newly arrived at the Stamford Bridge from the La Liga giant, Real Madrid, Alvaro Morata.
Oliver Giroud is expected to be a backup for Alvaro Morata, and a starter in several games as well instead of Michy Batshuayi who is expected to be leaving to the Bundesliga club, Borussia Dortmund, on loan.
Knowing that Oliver Giroud is eye more playing time with Chelsea in order to be able to secure a place in France’s squad in the world cup this summer in Russia.
Oliver Giroud, 31 years old, is reported to be signing a one and a half year contract with one more year optional extension with the Blues and he will wear the blue shirt until he turns 33 years old, in the summer of 2020, if he signs the extra one year extension.
Here is the picture of Oliver Giroud in Chelsea’s shirt, and we would like to welcome Giroud to the Stamford Bridge!