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Billy Gilmour’s best position revealed as Frank Lampard’s big Kepa decision pays off for Chelsea

The race to qualify for the Champions League next season remains firmly in Chelsea’s hands.

The Blues kept hold of fourth spot in the Premier League table thanks to a 4-0 win over Everton on Sunday.

The supporters have a new star to cheer in the form of youngster Billy Gilmour, while Kepa Arrizabalaga has returned to form between the sticks for the Blues too.

A focus on those two, plus much more is below in our round-up of all the biggest news stories from around Stamford Bridge in the last 24 hours.

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Gilmour’s best position

Billy Gilmour has enjoyed an impressive start to life in the Chelsea first team.

The highly-rated midfielder impressed against Liverpool in the FA Cup and followed it up with a fine display against Everton in the Premier League.

LONDON, ENGLAND – MARCH 08: Billy Gilmour of Chelsea runs with the ball during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Everton FC at Stamford Bridge on March 08, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Everyone wants to know about the latest player off the production line and whether or not he can continue on the upward trajectory and become a Premier League star.

Gilmour would follow in the footsteps of Mason Mount, who has already stepped in to make a first team place his own.

And Mount has been talking about the youngster.

Read what he said here.

Kepa decision

Kepa Arrizabalaga’s future at Chelsea looked to be in some doubt just a month ago.

The Spaniard was dropped by Frank Lampard following a string of poor performances between the sticks.

Frank Lampard and Kepa Arrizabalaga after Chelsea’s win over Everton (Photo by Robin Jones/Getty Images)

The Blues’ club-record signing was replaced by veteran Willy Caballero for four matches and Kepa’s long-term Chelsea future was in real doubt.

But Kepa has come back into the starting lineup and…

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