Olivier Giroud has bid Chelsea farewell as he’s set to finish a transfer to AC Milan on a two-year deal.
The France worldwide arrived at Milan’s La Madonnina clinic at roughly 7am on Friday morning to bear a medical forward of the switch.
Sky in Italy are reporting Giroud signed his contract with AC Milan after the medical and forward of the golf equipment’ official announcement, the striker took to Twitter to thank his former membership.
“To all of the Blues, to my teammates, to all my coaches, to the entire membership, an enormous thanks for these particular moments,” he wrote.
To all of the Blues, to my teammates, to all my coaches, to the entire membership, an enormous thanks for these particular moments 🙏🏼
I am beginning a brand new journey with a lightweight and glad coronary heart. Our victories in Fa Cup, Europa League and Champions league have been magnificent. 🤩
Love Oli G 💙. pic.twitter.com/HytVlp0uYx
— Olivier Giroud (@_OlivierGiroud_) July 16, 2021
“I am beginning a brand new journey with a lightweight and glad coronary heart. Our victories in FA Cup, Europa League and Champions League have been magnificent.”
The price for Giroud is known to be round €1m (£855,000), with an additional €1m (£855,000) in bonuses topic to a variety of appearances and qualification for the Champions League.
The 34-year-old signed a brand new one-year deal at Chelsea final summer season and final month the membership took up an choice to increase it by an additional 12 months.
Arsenal offered Giroud to Chelsea for £18m in January 2018, six years after signing him from the Ligue 1 title-winning Montpellier aspect for £10.8m.
He has scored 39 targets in 119 appearances throughout his time at Stamford Bridge, profitable three main trophies, together with the Champions League title in Could.
Giroud was concerned in France’s disappointing Euro 2020 marketing campaign as they had been knocked out by Switzerland on penalties on the round-of-16 stage following a 3-3 draw after extra-time.
AC Milan have already signed Fikayo Tomori from Chelsea this summer season, as they activated their £25m choice to purchase the younger defender following a profitable six-month mortgage spell, and are fascinated by Hakim Ziyech and Tiemoue Bakayoko.
The Italian membership completed second in Serie A final season, securing a return to the Champions League following a seven-year absence.
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