West Ham are likely to make an offer for Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud this summer according to a report from Eurosport.

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Some Hammers fans have taken to Twitter in reaction the links with the Blues hitman.

David Moyes absolutely must bring at least two top class strikers to the London Stadium this summer.

With money tight at West Ham, however, the Scot will have to be thrifty in his transfer business.

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That means that one of our striker signings will have to be either a free transfer or a loan deal.

Chelsea ace Olivier Giroud really would be an ideal short-term option for the Hammers.

The French target man has a very decent record of 90 Premier League goals to his name for Arsenal and Chelsea combined (Soccerbase).

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He would certainly provide David Moyes with an entirely different option through the middle.

West Ham fans loving Olivier Giroud claims

The 34-year-old is not just a big lump who is good in the air. He possesses exceptional technical ability for a big man.

The Frenchman still has a few years left in the tank. He has kept himself in great shape. The Hammers could do a lot worse than the former Arsenal man, that’s for sure.

Some West Ham fans took to Twitter in reaction to the links with Olivier Giroud…


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