Olivier Giroud Extends Contract With Chelsea
Olivier Giroud Extends Contract With Chelsea to 2020/2021 season after much speculation of looking elsewhere, the world cup winner have decided to remain at Chelsea.
Chelsea have confirmed that the club has extended Olivier Giroud’s contract, keeping the Frenchman at Stamford Bridge through the 2020-21 season.
“I am delighted to continue my journey and adventure at Chelsea,” Olivier Giroud said in a statement. “I can’t wait to get back to playing and enjoying competitive football with my team-mates. I’m looking forward to wearing the Chelsea shirt again, especially in front of our fans at a full Stamford Bridge, whenever it is safe to do so.”
“Since I have been back at Chelsea, Olivier has been brilliant as a professional and as a man in general,” said manager Frank Lampard.
“He has great qualities to help the squad both on and off the pitch, not only with his talent but with the example he sets every day and the experience he brings to our young squad. I am very pleased that will continue next season.”
The 2018 World Cup winner has made a total of 76 appearances for the club during his stay, finding the back of the net 21 times.