Recap: Chesterfield lose for first time this season against Woking as Spireites concede two late goals

Chesterfield will return to the top of the National League with a win against Woking tonight (7.45pm KO).

Tuesday, 28th September 2021, 9:43 pm
Woking v Chesterfield - live updates.

The Spireites will go above leaders Dagenham and Redbridge, who are not in action this evening, if they can collect all three points at the Kingfield Stadium.

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Opponents Woking, currently 18th, will be aiming to bounce back from a 3-2 defeat to Eastleigh on Saturday, a match they led 2-0.

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

Woking v Chesterfield: LIVE UPDATES

Last updated: Wednesday, 29 September, 2021, 11:37

  • FT: Woking 3 v 1 Chesterfield
  • Saidou Khan scores from inside own half with incredible lob to give Town lead on 12 minutes
  • Tahvon Campbell equalises in second-half on 65 minutes and adds second on 87 minutes
  • Inih Effiong grabs a third late on
  • 3-4-1-2: Loach; Kerr, Gunning, Grimes; King, Weston, Khan, Miller; Mandeville; Payne, Tshimanga. Subs: Carline, Maguire, Whittle, McCourt, Rowe.
  • Three changes for Chesterfield as Jamie Grimes, Jeff King and Saidou Khan replace Laurence Maguire, George Carline and Jak McCourt.

For McCourt, who has only just come on. It was for a late challenge on Kretzschmar.

Rowe is straight into the action and plays in Khan. He makes his way into the box but narrowly shoots wide.

Spireites subs - 76 minutes

Double change as Rowe and McCourt replace Mandeville and Payne.

Are turning Chesterfield at every opportunity here and it is working. They are causing the visitors a lot of problems here.

For Grimes.

Chesterfield have been struggling to get up the pitch this half and the conditions are not helping.

They are going to have to dig in now if they are to get anything from this one.

Campbell brushes off Grimes too easily and his shot has too much for Loach.

1-1.

65 played.

By Loach down to his left to keep out a shot from Lofthouse who made his way into the box.

Chesterfield need to try and regain some control here.

For Payne. Let’s just say that was a professional foul to stop Woking breaking. Very blatant.

First Town sub - 56 minutes

King off, Carline on.

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