Chelsea latest news: Maurizio Sarri tells Gonzalo Higuain to improve ONE thing

That's according to manager Maurizio Sarri Higuain signed from Juventus in the January transfer window on a loan deal, but has since only notched two goals, both against Huddersfield Chelsea won 2-0 against Tottenham on Wednesday night, in a game in which Higuain hit the post The result, though, comes after weeks of misery that included two losses to Manchester City and an FA Cup dumping from Manchester United Having lost 6-0 to City, Chelsea then suffered penalty shootout heartbreak at Wembley last Sunday in the Carabao Cup final Striker problems have been at the centre the Blues' problems this season, with Alvaro Morata leaving for Atletico Madrid on loan, and Higuain having been a target of Chelsea's since last summer Sarri's men were unbeaten until late November when they lost 3-1 to Spurs, and since then, they've been on a downward slope And ahead of Chelsea's derby with Fulham this weekend, Sarri spoke about Higuain, who played for the Italian at Napoli for a season I think the contribution was really very good in the last match [against Tottenham] He was able to play with team-mates very well, "he said

"Now he needs more acceleration, because now he is a little more resistant, but without the accelerations he had in Naples So I think he needs to improve in the physical condition, and then he will be able to score And on the status of Kepa Arrizabalaga, who refused to be substituted in last weekend's cup final, Sarri said that the situation was now closed, following the Spaniard's dropping from the team against Spurs The Kepa situation now is closed Kepa is our first goalkeeper, "he added" But we are very happy for Willy, because now we know very well he is able to play in a very difficult match I am sure in one of the two next matches, Kepa will be on the pitch "Chelsea come up against Fulham on Sunday in a game that the Blues need to win to keep their top four hopes alive Fulham are now dangerously close to relegation, and will have caretaker boss Scott Parker in charge of them, following Claudio Ranieri's sacking Get Chelsea latest news updates directly to your inbox Subscribe Thank you for subscribing

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