skip to content
The match has reached full-time.
Inswinging corner taken by Luke Rooney.
Unfair challenge on Barry Fuller by Jordan Bowery results in a free kick. Matthew Lawrence takes the direct free kick.
Craig Davies leaves the field to be replaced by Jordan Bowery. Free kick awarded for a foul by Josh Gowling on Dwayne Mattis. Direct free kick taken by Tommy Lee.
John Nutter takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.
The referee gives a free kick against Simon Ford for handball. Direct free kick taken by John Nutter.
Kevin Maher takes a shot. Save made by Tommy Lee.
Jack Lester on for Deane Smalley. Corner taken by Luke Rooney played to the near post, Simon Ford manages to make a clearance.
Luke Rooney takes a shot. Save made by Tommy Lee.
Adebayo Akinfenwa takes a shot. Tommy Lee makes a save.
Simon Ford challenges Adebayo Akinfenwa unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by John Nutter.
Shot from outside the penalty box by Craig Davies goes wide right of the goal.
Deane Smalley is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Matthew Lawrence restarts play with the free kick.
Adebayo Akinfenwa takes a shot. Save made by Tommy Lee.
Stefan Payne replaces Danny Spiller.
Craig Davies takes a shot. Save made by Alan Julian.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Davies on Josh Gowling. Free kick taken by Alan Julian.
Corner taken right-footed by Danny Spiller, Simon Ford manages to make a clearance.
Jack Payne joins the action as a substitute, replacing Danny Jackman.
Josh Gowling fouled by Craig Davies, the ref awards a free kick. Kevin Maher takes the free kick.
Gregor Robertson fouled by Barry Fuller, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Tommy Lee.
Booking for Barry Fuller for unsporting behaviour. Barry Fuller challenges Ian Morris unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tommy Lee takes the free kick.
Luke Rooney replaces Curtis Weston.
Outswinging corner taken by Danny Whitaker from the right by-line played to the near post.
Corner taken by Danny Whitaker, clearance by Kevin Maher.
Goal scored by Deane Smalley from close range low into the middle of the goal. Gillingham 0-2 Chesterfield.Javan Vidal provided the assist for the goal.
Danny Spiller has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide right of the target.
Deane Smalley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Josh Gowling. Kevin Maher takes the direct free kick.
Header from close in by Cody McDonald misses to the left of the goal.
Simon Ford is penalised for a handball. Free kick taken by Danny Spiller.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Cody McDonald. Indirect free kick taken by Tommy Lee.
Deane Smalley concedes a free kick for a foul on Danny Jackman. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Kevin Maher, save made by Tommy Lee.
Corner taken by Danny Spiller from the left by-line, Ian Morris manages to make a clearance.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Cody McDonald. Tommy Lee takes the free kick.
Deane Smalley gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the six-yard box low into the middle of the goal. Gillingham 0-2 Chesterfield.
Craig Davies gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Josh Gowling. Alan Julian takes the free kick.
Barry Fuller gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Deane Smalley. Danny Whitaker crosses the ball, Effort from outside the penalty box by Ian Morris goes wide right of the goal.
The game restarts for the second half.
The ref blows to signal half-time.
Curtis Weston takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post, Deane Smalley makes a clearance.
Shot by Cody McDonald from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.
Shot on goal by Craig Davies from just inside the area clears the crossbar.
Cody McDonald takes a shot. Tommy Lee makes a save.
Header by Dwayne Mattis from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.
Curtis Weston concedes a free kick for a foul on Drew Talbot. Ian Morris takes the direct free kick.
Shot from long range by Danny Whitaker goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Shot from deep inside the area by Danny Jackman clears the crossbar.
Unfair challenge on Matthew Lawrence by Craig Davies results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Alan Julian.
Shot from outside the box by Danny Spiller misses to the left of the target.
Ian Morris concedes a free kick for a foul on Kevin Maher. Matthew Lawrence restarts play with the free kick.
The official flags Cody McDonald offside. Indirect free kick taken by Simon Ford.
Deane Smalley is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Josh Gowling takes the direct free kick.
Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Curtis Weston misses to the right of the target.
Cody McDonald takes a shot. Save by Tommy Lee.
Corner from right by-line taken by Danny Jackman.
Deane Smalley finds the net with a headed goal from close range. Gillingham 0-1 Chesterfield.Assist on the goal came from Javan Vidal.
The referee blows for offside against Adebayo Akinfenwa. Tommy Lee restarts play with the free kick.
Curtis Weston produces a drilled right-footed shot from deep inside the area and strikes the post.
Effort from a long way out by Danny Whitaker goes wide right of the target.
Corner taken right-footed by Danny Whitaker from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Curtis Weston.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Jackman on Deane Smalley. Ian Morris takes the direct free kick.
The game begins.
Gills near full strength
Gillingham boss Andy Hessenthaler should have an almost fully-fit squad to choose from when his side host Chesterfield.
Hessenthaler revealed a number of players, thought to include Danny Spiller and Danny Jackman, suffered from bumps, knocks and bruises following the weekend's draw with Torquay at Plainmoor, but expects his players all to recover in time to face the Spireites.
Spiller is thought to be struggling slightly with an ankle injury and was taken off after an hour of the draw and was replaced by Adebayo Akinfenwa, while Jackman was also replaced near the end of the game.
Joe Martin and Jack Payne, who have been struggling with a hamstring and foot injuries respectively, were both unused substitutes but could come back into contention for the Gills.
Only long-term absentee defender Simon King is definitely sidelined as he continues to struggle from an ongoing ankle problem that has hampered him for over 18 months.
Chesterfield manager John Sheridan has plenty of options should he wish to shuffle his pack.
A few `minor bumps, bruises and stiffness' aside, the League Two leaders have no new injury problems following the goalless draw at Shrewsbury on Saturday.
Manchester City loanee Javan Vidal made his debut at Greenhous Meadow, while Jamie Lowry was on the bench after a 15-month lay-off with a knee injury and Scott Griffiths has returned on loan from Peterborough.
Sheridan also has options in midfield and attack with Ian Morris, Derek Niven, Jordan Bowery and Jack Lester available for recalls.
The trip to Kent is the final game of Deane Smalley`s loan spell from Oldham but Sheridan is trying to extend the forward`s stay.
Smalley at the double for Spireites
Deane Smalley bagged both goals as Chesterfield stretched their lead at the League Two summit to six points with a 2-0 win at Gillingham.
Smalley, on loan from Oldham, struck in each half as the Spireites stretched their recent unbeaten streak to seven games.
Despite the hosts having the majority of possession, Chesterfield were happy to play on the break and took the lead with a well-worked goal on 13 minutes when Javan Vidal's cross was headed home by Smalley.
The Gills continued to press and the visitors had keeper Tommy Lee to thank for two smart stops from Cody McDonald within a matter of seconds.
Having soaked up the pressure, the Spireites doubled their advantage five minutes after the break and it was Smalley again, skipping round keeper Alan Julian and sliding home.
Gillingham stayed on the front foot, but both Luke Rooney and Adebayo Akinfenwa wasted late opportunities to cut the deficit.
"The bizarre return of Joe Kinnear to Newcastle"