In the modern world of football, the transfer season lasts year-round. While the literal transfers of players take place in the summer and winter windows, rumors, speculation and even concrete agreements can happen any time.
According to the football transfer rumours in British media, Inter Miami are linked with surprise move for Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud.
The France international was signed by Chelsea in January 2018 from Arsenal for a fee of 17 million euros. The 34-year-old has a contract until 2021 with the club.
The striker has banged in one goal in 7 matches for Chelsea this term on all fronts.
His record for France is impressive. Giroud has scored 44 goals in 105 matches for France at senior level.
The striker has just 7 months remaining on his contract and Chelsea may consider a deal in this transfer window to avoid losing him for nothing next winter.
Inter Miami are looking to sign a striker and have identified the 34-year-old as potential transfer target.
David Beckham is a known admirer of the player and is reportedly keen on the idea of bringing him this winter.
Giroud is a traditional number nine, having all types of finishes in his locker. He has the quality and the experience to make an immediate impact.
According to the report, “Inter Miami are interested in Chelsea veteran Olivier Giroud. David Beckham is interested in taking Giroud from Chelsea to play in the US with his team Inter Miami. The veteran striker is a target for the Florida franchise after falling to third choice under Frank Lampard at Chelsea. Giroud could be interested in the move in order to keep his place in Didier Deschamps’ France squad.”
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Inter Miami will have to come up with the right proposal to convince Giroud to join the club.
It is claimed that Chelsea are open to letting Olivier Giroud go.
Inter Miami are reportedly facing competition from Inter Milan in their pursuit of Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud.
Good signing for Inter Miami?
Undoubtedly he would be a fantastic recruit for Inter.
A move to Miami is exactly what Olivier Giroud needs to reignite his career, and we hope he is able to do just that.
All in all, Giroud will be an ideal choice for Beckham as he ticks all the right boxes in terms of what he demands from his attackers.
Inter Miami fans would certainly love to see him arrive at the club.
It will be interesting to see whether Inter will make their move during the winter transfer window.
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Bologna-born Giuseppe Bianchi has spent more than a decade living in Rome and writing about Italian football, Spanish football and the Premier League for various Italian football portals and now he writes about European football for Euro Football Rumours. He's been thinking about football transfers pretty much nonstop since the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy. Aside from writing, he likes to spend his time fishing and rock climbing.