Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s stay at Chelsea has been pretty much a total disaster.
The striker signed for the west London club to team up again with his former boss, Thomas Tuchel.
But within just a few weeks of signing, the German was sacked and the 33-year-old has been left stranded.
Aubameyang had been looking to leave the Blues this month, but that is no longer possible, and here’s why...
Aubameyang stuck at Chelsea
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is stuck at Chelsea for the rest of the season.
Following reports of a potential return to FC Barcelona, the Spanish FA have since clarified rules about players returning to a club during the same season.
As reported by European football journalist Colin Millar, Aubameyang is not allowed to re-register for Barca this season having already de-registered earlier in the campaign.
The striker signed for Chelsea in a deal worth €10 million after the 2022/23 season had commenced.
He is not allowed to sign for the Catalan club and in addition, having already featured for two clubs, he cannot sign for a third, FIFA rules state.
Therefore, he is stuck in a nightmare situation at Stamford Bridge where he cannot leave until the season ends.
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