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Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud might be a very good signing for Tottenham, admits former Spurs winger Chris Waddle

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud could be a good signing for Tottenham, admits former Spurs winger Chris Waddle


Chris Waddle believes Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud might be a very good signing for Tottenham.

Spurs are in want of firepower with Harry Kane dominated out till April with a hamstring damage.

Olivier Giroud has been out and in of Chelsea squads since August
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And Giroud appears to be like set to go away the Blues this month after beginning simply two Premier League video games this season.

Waddle, who performed for Spurs between 1985 and 1989, likes Giroud, regardless of his shut ties to Arsenal, a membership he represented for six years earlier than leaving for Chelsea in January 2018.

He advised the Racing Put up: “Olivier Giroud appears to be one of many big-name stars being linked with Spurs and I’m certain there are a variety of golf equipment trying on the French World Cup winner.

“I like Giroud. I do know he misses a number of however he scores them as effectively which tells me he is aware of the place to search out area within the field to build up possibilities.

“Certainly, he’s getting higher with age.”

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Giroud has been closely linked with a January transfer to Inter Milan, along with his agent understood to be discussing private phrases with the Serie A giants.

On Friday, Chelsea boss Frank Lampard hinted he would let the France striker go away even when the membership fail to signal a alternative this month.

He mentioned: “Nothing’s performed but. With Ollie the scenario is, if it’s proper for everyone, and at the start that’s us because the membership, then we’ll have a look at whether or not he can go away the membership.


“He’s been an ideal skilled right here, who has continued to coach professionally with out many alternatives.

“However I nonetheless should decide for the soccer membership. Everybody’s speaking about it so I’m not going to beat across the bush.

“I feel his agent has spoken to the membership, however till something’s performed he’s a Chelsea participant.”