Chelsea and France international Olivier Giroud has completed his move to Italian Serie A top side AC Milan for an undisclosed fee after spending three years at Stamford Bridge.
Olivier Giroud Completes AC Milan Move
The former Arsenal striker joined Chelsea for £18m in January 2018. The 34-year-old thanked Chelsea on Twitter for the “special memories”, saying he’s “starting a new journey with a light and happy heart”. Olivier Giroud also wrote: “Our victories in the FA Cup, Europa League and Champions League have been magnificent.”
Giroud concluded by saying: “To all the Blues, to my teammates, to all my coaches, to the whole club, a huge thank you for these special moments.” Giroud was able to win an FA Cup, a Champions League and a Europa League title with Chelsea in his three years with the London club.
He scored 11 goals in 31 appearances for European champions Chelsea last season but only made eight Premier League starts. The striker scored 39 goals in 119 appearances for the Blues in total. He is the third player to join AC Milan from Chelsea after Bakayoko and Tomori