On Thursday, Fifa announced that Chelsea have been banned from registering any new players until 2011 following their signing of French youngster Gael Kakuta.
In the wake of this remarkable news, skysports.com takes a detailed look at Gael Kakuta.
Kakuta is an 18-year-old Frenchman, born in Lille.
Kakuta joined Chelsea from Lens in 2007.
Kakuta is a left-footed winger/attacking midfielder.
Kakuta has yet to make his first-team debut for Chelsea.
Kakuta was named Chelsea academy scholar of the year in 2007/08.
Kakuta ended that campaign as the youth top scorer with 12 goals in 24 appearances.
Kakuta suffered a double fracture of his ankle against the Glenn Hoddle Academy.
Kakuta netted a hat-trick in the FA Youth Cup versus Port Vale.
Kakuta made seven appearances for Chelsea's youth and reserve teams last season.
Kakuta has been capped at Under 17 level for France, helping his nation to the European U17 Championship final in 2008.