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Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Danny Whitaker.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jennison Myrie-Williams on Drew Talbot. Direct free kick taken by Sam Hird. Booking for Jennison Myrie-Williams for unsporting behaviour.
Foul by Clayton McDonald on Marc Richards, free kick awarded. Sam Hird takes the direct free kick. (Chesterfield) makes a substitution, with Danny Whitaker coming on for James O'Shea.
Foul by Sam Hird on Tom Pope, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Chris Shuker from left channel, Sam Hird makes a clearance.
Louis Dodds replaces Doug Loft.
Craig Clay comes on in place of Mark Randall.
The official flags Marc Richards offside. Chris Neal takes the indirect free kick.
Richard Duffy takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Sam Hird.
Luis Boa Morte leaves the field to be replaced by Brennan Dickenson.
Tom Pope is caught offside. Tommy Lee restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Shuker by Luis Boa Morte. Luis Boa Morte receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Centre by Ryan Burge, Tom Pope takes a shot. Corner taken by Ryan Burge from the right by-line, save made by Tommy Lee. Save by Tommy Lee.
Richard Duffy challenges Luis Boa Morte unfairly and gives away a free kick. Mark Randall has an effort direct from the free kick,
Ashley Vincent is ruled offside. Tommy Lee restarts play with the free kick.
Tendayi Darikwa finds the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Port Vale 0-2 Chesterfield.Assist on the goal came from Marc Richards.
Handball by Chris Shuker. Marc Richards has an effort direct from the free kick, save by Chris Neal.
Corner taken right-footed by Mark Randall to the near post, clearance made by Robert Taylor.
Ashley Vincent is caught offside. Free kick taken by Tommy Lee.
Kingsley James goes off and Chris Shuker comes on.
Calvin Andrew goes off and Robert Taylor comes on.
Corner taken left-footed by Ryan Burge from the left by-line, Header from deep inside the area by Clayton McDonald goes over the bar.
Calvin Andrew takes a shot. Save by Tommy Lee.
Inswinging corner taken by Luis Boa Morte, Chris Neal makes a save.
Drew Talbot gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ashley Vincent. Drew Talbot fouled by John McCombe, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Luis Boa Morte from right wing.
Corner taken by Mark Randall from the right by-line played to the near post, Kingsley James makes a clearance.
Ryan Burge takes a corner.
A goal is scored by James O'Shea from deep inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Port Vale 0-1 Chesterfield.Marc Richards provided the assist for the goal.
Luis Boa Morte fouled by Calvin Andrew, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Luis Boa Morte, John McCombe makes a clearance.
Foul by Sam Hird on Calvin Andrew, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Clayton McDonald.
Corner taken by Luis Boa Morte from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Ryan Burge.
Foul by Clayton McDonald on James O'Shea, free kick awarded. Shot on goal comes in from Marc Richards from the free kick, save by Chris Neal.
Kingsley James handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Sam Togwell.
Sam Hird takes a shot. Save by Chris Neal.
Corner taken by Ashley Vincent from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Marc Richards.
Mark Randall takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, Calvin Andrew makes a clearance. Mark Randall takes a inswinging corner to the near post.
Mark Randall takes a shot. Save by Chris Neal.
Corner taken left-footed by Ryan Burge to the near post, clearance by Tendayi Darikwa. Corner taken by Ryan Burge from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Marc Richards.
Unfair challenge on Ashley Vincent by Sam Hird results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Ashley Vincent.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Marc Richards. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Neal.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Calvin Andrew. Indirect free kick taken by Tommy Lee.
Corner taken by Ryan Burge from the right by-line, save by Tommy Lee.
Tom Pope takes a shot. Tommy Lee makes a save.
Corner taken by Luis Boa Morte, save made by Chris Neal.
Mark Randall takes a shot. Save made by Chris Neal.
Doug Loft concedes a free kick for a foul on Drew Talbot. Free kick taken by Mark Randall.
Pope back for Vale
Leading goalscorer Tom Pope will be restored to Port Vale's starting line-up when they resume npower League Two action against Chesterfield at Vale Park.
Pope, along with defender Richard Duffy and midfielder Ryan Burge, all missed the Johnstone's Paint Trophy defeat to Bradford on Tuesday night through suspension after receiving their fifth yellow cards of the campaign during the FA Cup loss at Sheffield United last weekend.
Striker Pope, who has already scored 21 goals this term, is certain to be recalled, while manager Micky Adams may have a decision to make about whether Duffy and Burge come back in after Liam Chilvers, skipper Doug Loft and midfielder Sam Morsy returned to the side in midweek.
Defender Clayton McDonald, midfielders Ryan Lloyd, Robert Taylor and Chris Shuker and striker Louis Dodds are also options for Adams, who is backing his players to put their cup disappointments behind them and turn focus on their promotion ambitions.
"It's easy to say after you've been hammered in a cup competition, but all we've got to concentrate on now is the league," said Adams.
"We've got to quickly regroup and get ourselves ready for an important game. At least the suspensions were used up for the Johnstone's paint Trophy game and the players will be back for Chesterfield.
"I think you'll see a better performance on Saturday. You'll see a team hungry to do well in the league."
Loan pair Brennan Dickenson and James O'Shea come back into the reckoning for Chesterfield.
Brighton striker Dickenson was ineligible for the 2-1 FA Cup defeat by npower League One leaders Tranmere while MK Dons midfielder O'Shea was cup-tied for the second-round clash at Prenton Park.
The Spireites came through the game against Rovers without sustaining any injury problems.
As well as Dickenson and O'Shea, manager Paul Cook also has the likes of midfielder Mark Randall and strikers Jack Lester and Scott Boden pushing for recalls to the starting line-up.
Chesterfield head to Vale Park in good form having won their last three league matches.
Cook also has a victory over Vale already this season, guiding his former club Accrington to a 2-0 home success back in August.
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