Kepa returned from his one-match benching to make some key saves for Chelsea in both halves as Maurizio Sarri's men leave Craven Cottage with the win.
LONDON — Chelsea gained ground on Tottenham and Arsenal in the Premier League top-four race with a hard-earned 2-1 win over Fulham at Craven Cottage, courtesy of first-half goals from Gonzalo Higuain and Jorginho.
This was another win for Maurizio Sarri, delivered in difficult conditions against highly motivated opponents. Chelsea weren't at their best but they took their opportunities in the first half and showed plenty of resilience in the second. Tougher tests await in the Premier…