Barcelona are keen to sign a new striker this January, and one Chelsea marksman has surprisingly caught their eye.

His Blues colleague is also close to a move away, after being spotted at his boyhood club in Spain.

BARCA TARGET CHELSEA FRONT MAN

Olivier Giroud is a shock transfer target for Barcelona, according to reports.

The Chelsea striker is out of contract at Stamford Bridge this summer and the Catalan side are understood to be keen.

According to Spanish outlet SPORT, LaLiga leaders Barcelona would have to pay A$24million for the former Arsenal man and the sale would mean Chelsea avoid losing him for free in the summer.

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