"I think we need something else for our characteristics", Sarri said when asked if he would consider recalling on-loan forwards Michy Batshuayi and Tammy Abraham.
"On the bench I tried to do my job".
"I didn't know anything about Pulisic yesterday [Tuesday]", Sarri told reporters after Wednesday's 0-0 draw with Southampton. I have to try to improve my players in the offensive phase. "It's up to the board".
Hazard, at the centre of most dangerous-looking Chelsea moves, put Morata through in the 70th minute and the Spaniard's shot hit the back of the net but was judged offside.More news: Louisiana one of nine states with high number of flu cases
The Blues boss, though, was frustrated not to have the option of more firepower against Saints. Their next Premier League match sees them host Newcastle on Saturday, January 12.
"The problem is today it was important to change the match and it was impossible".
Maurizio Sarri has been eyeing Higuain for a while now as he looks to bolster his attacking options for the second half of the season.
"It's not easy at this level to take the young players from the academy and he's ready to play - not only here, everywhere in Europe", Sarri insisted. "But in the long run I have to win matches, and the fans I think want me to win matches, and also the club I think". Our build-up play is very good.
Gunn came in as one of eight changes following the loss to Manchester City and performed well. "He's a very talented goalkeeper". "David (Luiz) gave me a good ball and I am happy to score with my left foot and give something to the team".