Arnesen on summer hols as Chelsea copped stunning transfer ban

Frank Arnesen was still on his summer hols when FIFA handed Chelsea their stunning transfer ban yesterday.

Chelsea have been banned by FIFA from signing players until January 2011 over their capture of Gael Kakuta from Lens.

The Independent says the decision came as such a surprise to the club yesterday that Chelsea football chief Arnesen was still on his summer holiday in Puerto Banus in Spain.

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