Chelsea boss Frank Lampard was left reeling back his transfer policy after chairman Bruce Buck made a revelation.
The Blues are still looking to make their first purchase of the January transfer window.
Frank Lampard’s side are back in business after their ban was lifted by FIFA .
But the boss has remained coy on the London side’s plans for the month.
Footage has emerged, though, of the club’s chairman Buck putting a spanner in the works.
In the clip, the Blues chief has been posing for photographs with the chief at the press conference.
As Lampard prepares to face questions, the 73-year-old makes his way off the stage.
But the chairman has a last word.
Buck says: “Whoever asked me who we’re signing.
“I do know but I’m not going to tell you.”
All Lampard can do is smile awkwardly as the press laugh.
Chelsea boss Lampard was left sweating when chairman Bruce Buck made a joke about their transfers
But the former Blues player was quick to pour cold water on his chairman’s comments.
“That was a joke,” he says with a nervous smile.
“There is nothing imminent.
“There are no people waiting in the wings.
The Blues chairman said he ‘knew but would not tell’ about the Blues’ transfers
“No news on that front.”
This footage was shared on YouTube by ESPN yesterday, where it has been viewed nearly 30,000 times.
But the Blues have reportedly been putting some players out on the market.
Midfielder Ross Barkley has been linked with a move to West Ham as David Moyes eyes a reunion.
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