Chesterfield manager Paul Cook has been nominated for the Sky Bet League 1 Manager of the Month award for August.
The Spireites started the season with a 2-1 victory at Leyton Orient on the opening day – the first of three wins during the month. They also recorded a draw at in-form Fleetwood Town.
Competing with Cook for the award, which will be announced this Friday, are Fleetwood’s Graham Alexander, Steve Cotterill (Bristol City) and Darren Ferguson (Peterborough United).
The judging panel includes former manager Dave Bassett and Sky Sports’ Football League expert Don Goodman.