Hearts administration: Transfer ban till February

HEARTS have been banned from registering new players until the end of the January transfer window, it has been announced.

Hearts have been handed a transfer embargo until the end of January. Picture: Ian Rutherford

The Tynecastle club have avoided financial punishment from the SFA for going into administration in June.

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Under the embargo, the club will be unable to sign players over the age of 21 until February.

Hearts have already been handed a 15-point penalty for the new season for entering administration.

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