Giroud's name was allegedly put forward by former Aston Villa scout Glenn Roeder.
The Aston Villa striker has scored three goals in as many appearances against Sheffield Wednesday
Former West Ham United star Joe Cole has lifted the lid on just how different the club's future could have been.
West Ham United take on Manchester United in the FA Cup later today.
Sheffield Wednesday supporters have had their say on Glenn Roeder's departure from his role at the club.
Glenn Roeder has been brought in to oversee Sheffield Wednesday's transfer business.
Sheffield Wednesday recently appointed Glenn Roeder and Adam Pearson to oversee transfers at the club.
Sheffield Wednesday advisor Glenn Roeder has suggested that a number of players will depart Hillsborough this summer.
Sheffield Wednesday have made Glenn Roeder and Adam Pearson club advisors.
Former West Ham United and Newcastle United manager Glenn Roeder could be set for Cardiff City - but only as Director of Football.