GALLERY: The Spireites who made the long trip to Essex on Tuesday

A grand total of 117 dedicated Chesterfield fans made the long trip to Essex on Tuesday to see their side take on Colchester.

The Spireites were held to a 1-1 draw with a marked improvement from Saturday’s performance at Crewe.

Picture by Gareth Williams/AHPIX.com; Football; Sky Bet League Two; Colchester United v Chesterfield; 12/09/2017 KO 15.00; Weston Homes Community Stadium; copyright picture; Howard Roe/AHPIX.com; Spireites fans at Colchester

Picture by Gareth Williams/AHPIX.com; Football; Sky Bet League Two; Colchester United v Chesterfield; 12/09/2017 KO 15.00; Weston Homes Community Stadium; copyright picture; Howard Roe/AHPIX.com; Spireites fans at Colchester

Gary Caldwell will be hoping his players can go one better this weekend at home to Accrington with a much needed win.