Talismanic French striker Olivier Giroud, 37, has confirmed his want to remain at AC Milan past the top of his present contract, which expires on the finish of the season.
After becoming a member of from Chelsea for simply €3 million in the summertime of 2021, Giroud has develop into a key determine for Stefano Pioli’s facet. He has made 100 appearances for the membership, scoring 40 targets in that point, whereas he has additionally develop into a key chief within the group, particularly because the retirement of Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
‘I’m satisfied that I can nonetheless be helpful’ – Giroud
Nonetheless, Giroud’s contract expires on the finish of the season and within the meantime, AC Milan have been closely linked with a transfer for out-of-favour Lille OSC striker Jonathan David, who may very well be accessible on a discount deal. Giroud, France’s document goalscorer, has revealed that talks over an extension are but to start, however he has been unequivocal in his stance that he desires to remain at San Siro past this season.
“I have not spoken but [about a contract] on the membership, however I want to keep. I’m satisfied that I can nonetheless be helpful on this workforce.” he instructed The Sunday information. Giroud is predicted to begin for France in opposition to Greece on Tuesday night.
GFFN | Luke Entwistle