Milan fuel rumours that Chelsea striker is close to joining through club website – photo

By Oliver Fisher -

AC Milan may have dropped a strong hint as speculation continues to swirl that Olivier Giroud is close to signing.

This morning’s edition of Tuttosport (via MilanNews) reported that Giroud is Milan’s main target for the attack and while the Frenchman currently receives €6m net per year, the Rossoneri’s proposal is for a two-year deal worth €4m plus bonuses and there is optimism regarding the operation.

In an article on the club’s website, Milan decided to use a photo of centre-back Simon Kjaer alongside Giroud, which has inevitably fuelled rumours he is close to joining…

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