JUVENTUS supervisor Andrea Pirlo has opened the door for a transfer for Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud.
The Frenchman has fallen down the pecking order at Stamford Bridge in current months and has discovered himself taking part in second fiddle to Tammy Abraham and Timo Werner.
Olivier Giroud has fallen down the Chelsea pecking orderCredit score: PA
Juventus boss Andrea Pirlo is open to signing Olivier GiroudCredit score: Getty
Giroud has made 15 appearances in all competitions this season however has accomplished 90 minutes simply as soon as.
The previous Arsenal man, 34, is raring to play common first-team soccer as he is determined to be chosen in France’s Euro 2020 squad.
Regardless of being Chelsea’s third-choice striker, Giroud has been in nice type this season – scoring eight objectives in his final seven appearances within the Premier League and Champions League.
Giroud’s current purple patch has caught the eye of Pirlo, who admits the France worldwide can be a welcome addition to his squad.
When requested a couple of potential transfer for Giroud, Pirlo mentioned advised DAZN: “He’d be useful!
“The window opens tomorrow, we already mentioned with the membership what we need to do and if there are any alternatives. Perhaps a striker that may rotate with our strikers.”
Based on a number of studies, Juventus are certainly fascinated about signing the veteran striker.
The Italian champions are additionally mentioned to be interested in re-signing Fernando Llorente, who has additionally fallen out of favour at Napoli.
Though he is not on the forefront of Frank Lampard‘s thoughts proper now, Giroud has hinted he is prepared to remain and battle for his inserting within the Blues’ beginning XI.
He advised Sky Sports activities: “We’ll see what occurs within the subsequent few months, however I simply need to hold my effectivity excessive.
“When I’m not on the pitch, I simply attempt to be part of the group.
“I really need one of the best for this group and I actually consider we’ve got an enormous alternative to win one thing at Chelsea with this nice squad.
“I’ll simply stick with it like this and attempt to stick with it.”
Chelsea can be again in motion on Sunday afternoon, welcoming League Two aspect Morecambe to Stamford Bridge for his or her FA Cup third-round tie.