LAST TIME THEY MET: Spireites look for repeat success against Gills

Chesterfield vs Gillingham - Jay O'Shea slides home the second off a gary roberts cross - Pic By James Williamson
Chesterfield vs Gillingham - Jay O'Shea slides home the second off a gary roberts cross - Pic By James Williamson

Chesterfield welcome Gillingham to the Proact on Saturday hoping for a repeat of the last time the sides met.

Back in March, the Spireites recorded a 3-0 win at the Proact to move closer to a League One play-off spot.

Chesterfield vs Gillingham - Tendayi Darikwa runs onto Ollie Bank's flick on header - Pic By James Williamson

Chesterfield vs Gillingham - Tendayi Darikwa runs onto Ollie Bank's flick on header - Pic By James Williamson

A brace from Sam Clucas sandwiched a goal from Jay O’Shea which ensured a dominant victory for the Spireites’ - who were at the time under the tutelage of Paul Cook.

In terms of head-to-head records, Chesterfield are behind with 22 wins compared to 29 for the Kent outfit.

There have been 15 stalemates in previous meetings.

Prior to the 3-0 Proact success last term, Cook’s men had escaped the Priestfield with the points after a thrilling 3-2 win last December.

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