Spireites will speak to legend Davies

Chesterfield will speak to Kevin Davies, after the club legend offered his support in the wake of Danny Wilson's sacking.

Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 5:45 pm
Updated Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 6:56 pm
Kevin Davies in action for Chesterfield

Ashley Carson, who is running the club, confirmed: “He has contacted the club and we’ll have some conversations with him.

“He’s highlighted one or two areas he could maybe help with, potential consortiums, he’s got a lot of contacts.

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“We will talk to him.

“He’s held in a special place by Chesterfield fans.”

It is not clear if Davies, a UEFA A Licence holder, has put his name in the frame for the managerial vacancy.

Davies is currently 16/1 to get the job with SkyBet.

Chesterfield have begun putting together their shortlist for the job and hope to appoint within a week or so.