Chesterfield midfielder Curtis Weston will be assessed ahead of FC Halifax Town clash

Curtis Weston will be assessed ahead of Chesterfield’s crunch clash against play-off rivals FC Halifax Town on Tuesday night.

Monday, 19th April 2021, 7:41 pm

The midfielder came off with 10 minutes remaining in the defeat to Bromley on Saturday with a sore Achilles.

The 34-year-old has started every league game except one under manager James Rowe

Providing an update on Monday morning, Rowe said: “He is sore.

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Curtis Weston will be assessed ahead of Tuesday night's match against Halifax.

“We will have to see how he gets on in the next 24 hours.

“He is going to be sore for a little while so we have to manage it and make sure that when he is in the high risk zone during games that he comes off like he did the other day.”

Meanwhile, Gavin Gunning is expected to come back into the fold after missing out against the Ravens.

Rowe said the centre-back could not play three games in a week following a five-week lay-off with a hamstring injury but he should be back in contention against the Shaymen.