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Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has insisted he is not interested in discussing his future after scoring four goals at Sevilla on Wednesday.
In what was his second start to the season, Giroud stole the show with a perfect hat-trick (left foot, right foot, header) before scoring a fourth goal from the penalty spot.
He’s had to settle for limited opportunities this season, finding himself behind Tammy Abraham and Timo Werner in the pecking order, and with his contract terminated at the end of the season, rumors of a January outing have been growing for a while.
“Let me enjoy the night and that great victory,” he said. BT sport when asked what he thought about his future after Wednesday’s game. After that we will rest and see what the gaffer’s plan is.
“When you win 4-0 in a Champions League away game it’s always a great feeling and a good performance from the team. We took the game from the front foot and were efficient from the beginning, especially for me because I scored four goals. .
“I didn’t know until two years ago that you called it a perfect hat-trick, when I scored against Kiev in the Europa League I said, ‘What do you mean?’ It was good.
“I will try to continue like this to finish the good work of the team and it is always good to be in the history of the club and we play football to mark our history, so I am happy to help the team win and score.” the four goals “.
Antonio Conte’s Inter remain closely linked to Giroud, but conversations about staying in England or returning to France have also been abundant, but the 34-year-old insisted he is simply focused on playing football.
“It is always good to be part of the history of the club,” he added (via official Web site). “You play soccer to write great stories. I am proud. I received great assists from my teammates and I tried to finish the job.
“When I’m on the pitch I’m the happiest man. I just try to be patient, keep the faith and contribute something more to the team. It’s always special to play the Champions League and it was an important game for us.” finish first in the group so I’m happy to help the team win. Sometimes you feel like anything can happen, and that was one of those times. “
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