Everton are reportedly planning a £20 million move for Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud, according to the Mirror.
The Gunners are believed to have agreed a deal for Alexandre Lacazette, which could now signal the end for Giroud at the Emirates.
Everton, meanwhile, may need to replace Romelu Lukaku who has been linked with a return to Chelsea.
Giroud’s future has been the subject of speculation already this summer with Lyon and Marseille both apparently keen.
However, reports in France today claim Marseille are pessismistic about their chances of landing the 30-year-old, who they believe wants to remain in the Premier League.
West Ham are another club who have been rumoured to be interested, and also ready to offer the Gunners £20m for the striker.
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Giroud, meanwhile, has played down talk of a move recently and insisted he wants to remain at the club.
If he does, he may well have to get used to being on the bench, much like last season when he made just 11 Premier League starts.
However, if Arsenal do bring in more players this summer, they will then come under pressure to trim their squad and reduce their wage bill, meaning Giroud could be deemed surplus to requirements.