Match gallery: Peterborough United 1 Chesterfield 0

A scrappy first half goal from Michael Bostwick won the game for Posh in a game that will have Chesterfield connections wondering just how on earth they failed to get any reward.

Paul Cook’s Chesterfield had won their last three visits to Peterborough United, but they lost valuable ground in the play-off race as Peterborough gave their own hopes a big boost.

Peterborough vs Chesterfield - Chesterfield's Ian Evatt and Sam Morsy heads down after Peterborough take the lead through Michael Bostwick - Pic By James Williamson

Peterborough vs Chesterfield - Chesterfield's Ian Evatt and Sam Morsy heads down after Peterborough take the lead through Michael Bostwick - Pic By James Williamson

Spireites are now five points behind Posh in the last play-off spot with a game in hand.