Chesterfield FC News

When Cambridge United won the first Wembley play-offs final 30 years ago
26/05/2020 by TheGuardian
Cambridge had never played at Wembley before, making it a ‘totally bewilderingly extraordinary mom..
Are sorry Chesterfield heading for a third relegation in four seasons?
28/12/2019 by TheGuardian
National League club are in danger of falling into the sixth tier, with fans losing patience and the..
Mike Watterson obituary
20/03/2019 by TheGuardian
Sports promoter who brought snooker’s World Championship to the Crucible in SheffieldThe sports pr..
Gordon Banks obituary
12/02/2019 by TheGuardian
Supremely agile World Cup-winning England goalkeeper responsible for ‘the greatest save ever made..
'It is confusing': how Chesterfield are on both a record low and 12-year high
01/12/2018 by TheGuardian
The National League club are in the midst of a bizarre sequence as they prepare to face Grimsby in t..
‘It is an absolute travesty’: Chesterfield's fall from Football League | David Conn
02/05/2018 by TheGuardian
A saga of budget overruns on the stadium, a boardroom walkout and a run of unsuccessful managerial a..
Preston charged over crowd trouble following League One play-off victory
05/06/2015 by TheGuardian
• Chesterfield defender Ian Evatt assaulted• Fans spilled on to pitch after Beckford goalPreston..
FC United of Manchester forced to change FA Cup kick-off time for TV
28/10/2015 by TheGuardian
• Non-league club ‘deeply disappointed’ after FA make changes to schedule• ‘Monday night f..
FC United of Manchester expect a protest at FA Cup tie with Chesterfield
09/11/2015 by TheGuardian
• FA told FC United they had to comply with instruction to move tie to Monday• Adam Brown: ‘Sp..
Chesterfield end FC United’s FA Cup dream on night of fans’ protests
09/11/2015 by TheGuardian
The defiant spirit that caused the inception of FC United of Manchester burned brightly on an evenin..
Chesterfield sack Dean Saunders after heavy defeat by Swindon Town
28/11/2015 by TheGuardian
• Loss to Swindon was Chesterfield’s fourth consecutive reverse• ‘We will not be rushed into..
Danny Wilson named manager of League One strugglers Chesterfield
24/12/2015 by TheGuardian
• Well-travelled manager played for Spireites in early 1980s• Chesterfield sacked Dean Saunders ..
Chesterfield sign Ched Evans three months before rape retrial
20/06/2016 by TheGuardian
• Evans has signed one-year contract at League One club• Former Wales international’s retrial ..
Chesterfield sponsor pulls out in wake of Ched Evans signing
24/06/2016 by TheGuardian
• Company withdraws support ‘in light of recent events’• Welsh striker due to have rape retr..
Chesterfield issue apology to fans over faked winning raffle entry
19/07/2016 by TheGuardian
Winner of competition was falsified after club received only four entriesClub to hold ‘full review..
Chesterfield marketing chief leaves club over fake raffle winner ‘farce’
20/07/2016 by TheGuardian
• Raffle for place at pre-season training won by ‘falsified’ entry• ‘The person responsibl..
No room for half-measures in Cristiano Ronaldo’s gilded world of 110% | Simon Burnton
22/07/2016 by TheGuardian
Unlike José Holebas’s unfinished tattoo and Chesterfield’s raffle farce, the Portugal star and ..
Ched Evans set to re-sign for Sheffield United from Chesterfield
24/04/2017 by TheGuardian
• Striker was cleared of rape at a retrial last year• United withdrew offer for Evans to train w..
Why are Sheffield United so desperate to re-sign Ched Evans? | John Ashdown
25/04/2017 by TheGuardian
Ched Evans, who was acquitted of raping a 19-year-old woman, remains a hugely divisive figure among ..
Ched Evans ‘delighted’ to seal Sheffield United return from Chesterfield
08/05/2017 by TheGuardian
• Evans was released by United in 2012 while in prison• Striker signs three-year contract and sa..
Football League: Cardiff grab late draw but can't stop Wolves going second
16/09/2017 by TheGuardian
• Bristol City beat Derby 4-1, Birmingham lose again and sack Redknapp• Shrewsbury continue flyi..