New Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has played down the effects of the transfer ban on the club, saying that he doesn't need to make new signings.
Chelsea are not able to register new senior players due to the two-window transfer ban imposed by FIFA in February and upheld in May after the governing body found them guilty of breaching rules related to the signing of players under the age of 18.
"I think I've inherited very good players," Lampard said in a press conference in Japan. "We can't...
Frank Lampard was denied victory in his first match as Chelsea head coach with a late goal from trialist Eric Molloy snatching a 1-1 draw for Bohemians in Dublin.
Michy Batshuayi put Chelsea in front after just eight minutes when he pounced on Kenedy's deflected shot in the box, but Molloy found the top corner after racing onto Keith Ward's pass as the League of Ireland side finished stronger.
Following the match, Lampard didn't seemed worried about the result despite the lesser competition.