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.

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Our predicted Spireites line-up

Tyrer; Sheckleford, Williams, Grimes, Horton; Oldaker, Naylor; Mandeville, Jacobs, Dobra; Grigg.

Subs: Clements, Jones, Banks, Berry, Quigley.

Spireites injury news

Ryan Colclough (ankle) and Miguel Freckleton (hamstring) are definitely out.

But Ash Palmer (knee) has trained all week and available for selection.

Chesterfield won the reverse fixture 3-2 back in November.

They led 3-0 before Eastleigh pulled two late goals back.

Eastleigh have a decent home record season with seven wins, four draws and just three defeats.

That gives them the eighth best record in the division.

Eastleigh are bottom of the National League form guide, having only won one of their last six games.

They have conceded eight goals in their last two games.

Referee: Ryan Atkin

Assistant referee: Antony Smith

Assistant referee: Ciaran Barlow

Fourth official: Robert Ablitt

Eastleigh: 7/1

Draw: 4/1

Chesterfield: 2/7

(Sky Bet)

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