Recap: Paul Cook secures his first Chesterfield win as Spireites edge out Yeovil Town thanks to Jim Kellermann's superb goal

Chesterfield entertain Yeovil Town at the Technique Stadium today (5.20pm KO).

By Liam Norcliffe
Saturday, 26th February 2022, 7:18 pm
Chesterfield v Yeovil Town - live updates.
Chesterfield v Yeovil Town - live updates.

The Spireites are without a win in four games and Paul Cook is still searching for his first victory as manager.

Yeovil Town are 13th in the league table and will be out for revenge after the Blues won 2-0 at Huish Park in the reverse fixture earlier in the season.

Our reporter Liam Norclfife is at the match and will bring you all the build-up, team news, updates and reaction.

Chesterfield v Yeovil Town: LIVE UPDATES

Last updated: Saturday, 26 February, 2022, 21:52

  • FT: Chesterfield 1 v 0 Yeovil Town (5.20pm KO)
  • Jim Kellermann’s superb half-volley before half-time wins it for Spireites
  • Paul Cook’s first victory
  • Spireites 2nd; Glovers 13th
  • One change for Chesterfield as Jeff King returns from suspension to replace Tyrone Williams.
  • Loach; King, Grimes, Maguire, Whittle; Kellermann, Whelan; Mandeville, Asante, Miller; Quigley. Subs: Kerr, Williams, Khan, Rowley, Denton.

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It was scrappy, but a win is a win.

Notts County at home on Tuesday next up.

Enjoy the rest of your weekend!

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Jim Kellermann’s brilliant first-half strike against Yeovil Town gave Chesterfield their first win in five games.

YEOVL REACTION: Paul Cook delighted with 'much-needed' win for Chesterfield

Paul Cook secured his first win since returning to Chesterfield and said it was ‘much-needed’ as the Spireites edged out Yeovil Town.

FT: Chesterfield 1 v 0 Yeovil Town

Paul Cook’s first win.

It was scrappy but they all count.

Reaction to come.


Second Spireites sub - 89 minutes

Asante off, Khan on.


Mandeville presses and wins the ball back on the edge of the Yeovil box. He plays a one-two with Asante and then has a shot at goal but it is blocked and the ball runs through to Smith in the Yeovil net.

Chesterfield have had more control this half but they need to be wary of the Yeovil counter.

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