The Fédération Internationale de Football Association, FIFA just placed a ban Chelsea football club regarding making signings. They got banned because they went against FIFA’s standard to sign minors. The Ban is referred to as ‘Two Transfer window Ban’.
The Implication of the above is that they won’t be able to make any signings till next year January.
FIFA said, “The disciplinary committee sanctioned Chelsea with a ban on registering new players at both national and international level for the next two complete and consecutive registration periods”.
Apart from this ban, they have also been fined 600,000 Swiss francs ($600,000, 530,000 euros). This decision is however open to appeal.
Chelsea was found guilty of 29 cases of breaching article 19 of FIFA’s rules; this is related to signing players under age 18.