Recap: Chesterfield beat 10-man Solihull Moors to stay top of the National League
Chesterfield will be hoping to extend their unbeaten run when they travel to Solihull Moors today (3pm KO).
The Spireites are top of the National League and have gone eight games without defeat despite a big injury list.
Today’s opponents are eighth in the table, six points behind Town, and were beaten by Wigan in the FA Cup in extra-time in midweek.
Our reporter Liam Norcliffe is at the game and will provide all the build-up, team news, match updates and reaction so stay tuned.
Solihull Moors v Chesterfield: LIVE UPDATES
Last updated: Saturday, 20 November, 2021, 20:41
- FT: Solihull Moors 0 v 2 Chesterfield (3pm KO)
- Spireites stay top of the league
- Alex Whittle gives Spireites lead on 36 minutes
- Kabongo Tshimanga doubles lead just before half-time
- Solihull down to 10-men at 0-0 after Kyle Storer is shown a straight red card for tackle on Luke Croll
- Town unchanged from win against Weymouth
- (3-4-2-1) Loach; Williams; Grimes, Croll; King, Weston, Oyeleke, Whittle; Kellermann, Khan; Tshimanga. Subs: Minter, McCourt, Mandeville, Tyson, Payne.
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Chesterfield remain top of the league after a professional away win at Solihull Moors.
Chesterfield showed why they are top of the league as they beat 10-man Solihull Moors 2-0, said first-team coach Danny Webb.
FT: Solihull Moors 0 v 2 Chesterfield
Goals from Whittle and Tshimanga did the damage in the first-half against the 10-man hosts. The Spireites saw out the second-half very professionally, didn’t give Solihull a sniff. Town remain top of the league. Nine unbeaten in all comps.
King tests Boot with a fierce drive in stoppage time which is tipped wide.
Four minutes added
For Maynard after a challenge on McCourt.
Shoots wide from distance. Decent effort.
Eight minutes to go
Town staying top of the league as it stands.
Final Spireites sub - 77 minutes
Kellermann off, Payne on.