Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud ‘to wait for the decision of Lazio after Tottenham’s interest’
- Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud will wait before he decides whether to draw for Lazio
- Giroud waits to see if Tottenham will follow the interest they have shown in him
- The 33-year-old is without a contract in June and is allowed to negotiate with foreign clubs
Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud will wait to decide if he will join Lazio after interest from Tottenham.
Giroud, whose Chelsea deal ends at the end of June, has a pre-contract offered by Lazio.
As reported by The Telegraph, Wait Giroud to see if Tottenham will follow the interest they have shown in him during the January transfer window.
Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud will wait before deciding whether to sign for Serie A side Lazio
The 33-year-old was closely associated with a departure from Chelsea in January, but remained after a deal did not come about.
Giroud is allowed to negotiate with foreign clubs about a possible deal for next season.
This Giroud campaign has been used sparingly by Chelsea – he has only made five Premier League appearances.
Chelsea striker Giroud is waiting to see if Tottenham will revive their interest in him
Inter Milan was previously interested in signing Giroud, but Lazio is now leading the way in its services.
However, there is the possibility that Tottenham might try to sign the former Arsenal ahead as a backup for Harry Kane, who has often endured frustration with injuries.