The Premier League are passing a 'Chelsea law', stopping Todd Boehly's Blues from billion-pound spending sprees

Chelsea owner Todd Boehly attends the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Everton at Stamford Bridge in London on March 18, 2023.
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The Premier League is set to pass a law preventing Chelsea from having any more transfer windows like the previous three under Todd Boehly.

Since the Blues were acquired by the American and the Clearlake Capital group in 2022, Chelsea have spent around £1 billion renovating their squad, breaking the British transfer record twice, on midfielders Enzo Fernandez and Moises Caicedo.

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Mark White
Content Editor

Mark White has been at on FourFourTwo since joining in January 2020, first as a staff writer before becoming content editor in 2023. An encyclopedia of football shirts and boots knowledge – both past and present – Mark has also represented FFT at both FA Cup and League Cup finals (though didn't receive a winners' medal on either occasion) and has written pieces for the mag ranging on subjects from Bobby Robson's season at Barcelona to Robinho's career. He has written cover features for the mag on Mikel Arteta and Martin Odegaard, and is assisted by his cat, Rosie, who has interned for the brand since lockdown.