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Peter Sweeney takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Close range header by Steven Schumacher goes over the bar.
(Bury) makes a substitution, with Mark Carrington coming on for Andy Bishop.
David Worrall takes a shot. Blocked by Josh Thompson.
Outswinging corner taken by Peter Sweeney from the left by-line. Steven Schumacher finds the net with a headed goal from close range. Bury 1-1 Chesterfield.Assist by Lenell John-Lewis. Craig Westcarr joins the action as a substitute, replacing Liam Ridehalgh.
Lenell John-Lewis takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Neal Trotman gets a block in.
Lenell John-Lewis takes a shot. Neal Trotman gets a block in.
Scott Boden handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Peter Sweeney crosses the ball, Shot from 12 yards from Andy Bishop. Comfortable save by Tommy Lee.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Gregor Robertson on Lenell John-Lewis. Peter Sweeney takes the direct free kick.
Andy Bishop takes a shot. Save made by Tommy Lee.
Lenell John-Lewis has an effort at goal from outside the box missing to the wide left of the goal.
Scott Boden produces a volleyed left-footed shot from 25 yards. Save by Cameron Belford.
Scott Boden is caught offside. Cameron Belford takes the indirect free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Efetobore Sodje on Nick Ajose. Scott Boden joins the action as a substitute, replacing Nick Ajose. Direct free kick taken by Liam Ridehalgh.
The referee blows for offside against Andy Bishop. Free kick taken by Tommy Lee.
Shot by Giles Coke from 35+ yards. Save by Tommy Lee.
Effort from inside the area by Lenell John-Lewis misses to the left of the target.
Lenell John-Lewis comes on in place of David Amoo.
Peter Sweeney takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Jack Lester.
Liam Ridehalgh challenges David Amoo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed left-footed by Peter Sweeney, clearance made by Gregor Robertson.
David Amoo takes a shot. Save by Tommy Lee.
The referee blows for offside. Cameron Belford takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Giles Coke by Jamie Lowry. David Worrall takes the free kick.
Foul by Mark Hughes on Jack Lester, free kick awarded. Jamie Lowry restarts play with the free kick.
Peter Sweeney takes a outswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Header from close in by David Amoo misses to the right of the goal.
Short corner taken by Steven Schumacher.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Steven Schumacher.
Giles Coke takes a shot. Jamie Lowry gets a block in.
The offside flag is raised against Andy Bishop. Tommy Lee takes the indirect free kick.
Noel Alexandre Mendy takes a shot. Save by Cameron Belford.
(Bury) makes a substitution, with David Worrall coming on for Ryan Doble.
Jack Lester takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Hughes. Jamie Lowry takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post.
Effort from inside the area by Ryan Doble misses to the left of the target.
Nick Ajose grabs a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Bury 0-1 Chesterfield.The assist for the goal came from Noel Alexandre Mendy.
Noel Alexandre Mendy gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Giles Coke. Indirect free kick taken by Steven Schumacher.
Foul by Noel Alexandre Mendy on Phil Picken, free kick awarded. Peter Sweeney crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Nick Ajose takes a shot. Blocked by Mark Hughes.
The referee blows for offside against Andy Bishop. Tommy Lee restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken by Jamie Lowry.
Jack Lester has an effort at goal. Efetobore Sodje gets a block in.
Efetobore Sodje challenges Jack Lester unfairly and gives away a free kick. Liam Ridehalgh has an effort direct from the free kick, blocked by Andy Bishop.
Jamie Lowry takes a shot. Steven Schumacher gets a block in.
Andy Bishop is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Gregor Robertson takes the indirect free kick.
Effort from outside the penalty area by Efetobore Sodje goes wide left of the target.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Phil Picken by Jamie Lowry. Cameron Belford takes the indirect free kick.
Short corner taken by Nick Ajose from the left by-line.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Bishop on Gregor Robertson. Liam Ridehalgh takes the indirect free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Nick Ajose on Steven Schumacher. Free kick taken by Cameron Belford.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nick Ajose by Efetobore Sodje. Jamie Lowry takes the indirect free kick.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Steven Schumacher played to the near post, Gregor Robertson makes a clearance.
Nick Ajose is penalised for a handball. Indirect free kick taken by Cameron Belford.
Full squad bonus for Barker
Manager Richie Barker will have a full squad to choose from when Bury return to action against Chesterfield.
Barker has no injury or suspension worries ahead of the game, which will be the Shakers' first for a fortnight following postponements against Hartlepool and Carlisle.
On Monday, a group of volunteers descended on Gigg Lane to clear remaining areas of snow from the playing surface and the club are confident the game will go ahead.
David Worrall limped out of Bury's last game - a 1-1 draw with npower League One leaders Charlton - but the winger has fully recovered from his ankle knock.
Lenell John-Lewis will be hoping to retain his place in the starting XI after he marked a rare start at the Valley with the opening goal.
Craig Westcarr could return to the Chesterfield squad.
Westcarr has missed the last six matches in all competitions after suffering an ankle injury during the home defeat to Exeter on January 7. The postponement of the visit of League One leaders Charlton on Saturday has increased Westcarr's chances of being involved and manager John Sheridan could even restore the forward to the starting line-up.
However, he will face competition from new signing Nicky Ajose. The former Manchester United trainee made his debut as a second-half substitute in the defeat at Carlisle nine days ago after arriving on loan from Peterborough for the remainder of the season.
Ajose was part of the Bury squad that won promotion along with Chesterfield last season, scoring 13 goals in 28 appearances during a loan spell at Gigg Lane.
On-loan defender James Hurst and midfielder Mark Allott may also have recovered from knocks they sustained against Carlisle, while French midfielder Jimmy Juan is progressing well as he bids to overcome a calf injury.
Meanwhile, Chesterfield's home game against Charlton has been rearranged for February 28. The match is on a Tuesday night and will kick-off at 7.45pm.
Schumacher Captain Fantastic
A late equaliser from Bury captain Steve Schumacher denied resurgent Chesterfield a third win in four league games in a 1-1 draw at Gigg Lane.
Former Bury loanee Nicky Ajose gave Chesterfield a 42nd-minute lead with his first goal on loan from Peterborough.
With just two minutes left, Schumacher headed home to give Bury a deserved draw, although the point was enough to edge Chesterfield above Rochdale at the bottom of npower League One.
The visitors began to frustrate Bury and created an opening for Ajose, whose close-range shot was blocked by defender Efe Sodje, but Ajose broke the deadlock as half-time approached, escaping the attentions of Sodje to turn in Alex Mendy's low cross from six yards.
And Chesterfield might have doubled their lead before the break as Mark Hughes headed a Jack Lester shot off the goalline before goalkeeper Cameron Belford parried Mendy's shot.
Chesterfield goalkeeper Tommy Lee then denied Andy Bishop with a fine reflex save, but with time running out, Joe Skarz hooked the ball into the danger zone for Schumacher to claim the equaliser.
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