Chelsea have issued a statement, noting their displeasure at FIFA, after their transfer ban was lifted on Friday.
The Blues’ appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) was heard last month, with the London outfit contesting FIFA’s two-window ban relating to the signing of overseas youth players.
Chelsea had been sanctioned in February and were unable to sign any new players during the summer.
But manager Frank Lampard is now free to sign new players next month.
The club has now taken aim at FIFA, labelling their approach “deeply unsatisfactory”.
Chelsea Football Club has today been notified by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) that its appeal has been successful. The transfer ban imposed on Chelsea has been reduced to one window, which has…