Recap: Chesterfield beat 10-man Eastleigh to go further clear at top

Chesterfield travel to Eastleigh today in the National League (3pm KO).
Eastleigh v Chesterfield - live updates. (Picture: Getty).Eastleigh v Chesterfield - live updates. (Picture: Getty).
Eastleigh v Chesterfield - live updates. (Picture: Getty).

Our reporter Liam Norcliffe is at the game and will bring you all the build-up, team news and updates.

FT: Eastleigh 1 v 3 Chesterfield: LIVE UPDATES (3pm KO)

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FT: Eastleigh 1 v 3 Chesterfield Goals from Berry, Mandeville and Grigg secure the win against the 10-man hosts. Six league victories in a row. Lovely stuff.

Goal for Eastleigh: 1-3

Naylor was judged to have made a foul and Maguire scored the resulting spot-kick.




Two goals in a minute! Banks squares for Grigg to finish from close-range.



Chesterfield go 2-0 up on 85 minutes. Patient play around the edge of the box, they waited for the opening, Dobra slides in Mandeville who buried it low and hard.

His arrowed shot almost found the top corner but it whistled just wide.

Grimes should double Town's lead from a short corner, he has two stabs at it, but his second attempt goes over.

Double Town sub - 72 mins

Jacobs and Berry replaced by Banks and Dobra.

For Chesterfield as Grigg almost turned in Sheckleford's cross at the near post.

Half chance for Eastleigh

But Taylor hits the side-netting.