The club have been banned from signing players for the next two transfer windows, BUT…
BREAKING: Chelsea FC hit with transfer ban for next 2 windows by FIFA for breaking rules in the case of 29 players aged under-18. Can sell but not sign anyone.
The FA also found to have breached the rules in connection with minors. Been given 6 months to address the situation pic.twitter.com/oSz4jQBB6F
— Dan Roan (@danroan) February 22, 2019
Chelsea believe Traore was the subject of an option agreement which allowed him to play in friendly games
— Matt McGeehan (@mattmcgeehan) January 26, 2016
Luckily for Chelsea, they have 41 players out on loan that they can ‘sign’. (Erm, as I understand it?)
Likely to be bad news for Atlético and Morata.
— Sid Lowe (@sidlowe) February 22, 2019