By Tom Caldon For Mailonline
Published: 09:54 BST, 11 September 2020 | Updated: 10:18 BST, 11 September 2020
Olivier Giroud will reportedly stay at Chelsea this summer despite transfer interest from Andrea Pirlo's Juventus.
The Serie A champions had turned their attention to Giroud after struggling to reach an agreement for Barcelona's Luis Suarez and Roma's Edin Dzeko, but
claim the Frenchman has not entered talks to leave Stamford Bridge.
Amid reports from Italy about a 2-year contract being agreed with Juventus last night, sources have told me Olivier Giroud is staying at #CFC & camp are not in contact with Serie A side. Giroud knows he has role to play on & off pitch as senior squad member.— Simon Johnson (@SJohnsonSport) September 11, 2020
New boss Pirlo is looking to reinforce his attacking options after the Old Lady released Gonzalo Higuain on Thursday while a move to bring Everton's Moise Kean back to Turin has been considered.