As the season takes shape, Chesterfield embarks on a 500 mile trip to Torquay for their most anticipated match. The gulls’ performance has been labelled as miserable sitting at position 11 last month following a loss of several consecutive matches.
The team is expected to revive the hopes of the fans as they expect a win against Torquay United on Saturday. The fans have been complaining that the team is losing every match, and thus the team has promised better results this time.
After their win against FC Halifax beating them 2-0, the team lost their match against six teams. This significantly contributed to their low position in the current standings. Despite the loss, Devon club beat Aldershot Town five scores against one in a match played at Plainmoor stadium during the first round of FA trophy last Saturday.
The Gulls have 9 players loaned from other clubs but lucky is not on their side since four of these players have injuries meaning they are not productive enough to help them. Lloyd James is the latest signing from Exeter City. Their opponents during this Saturday’s match boost of the Jamie Reid. He is the top scorer of the league. He has scored a total of 15 scores.
The match between the two teams in September played at Proact marked the Chesterfield’s first victory of this season. Scott Boden scored the one goal that led to their win.
The Spireites appears to have an advantage against the opponents since they have overall better performance in recent matches. They have won 18 matches, drew on 10 and lost 13 games. In 2013 during their meeting, Chesterfield won a match played at Plainmoor after beating the opponents 2 goals against 0 in league two.
The two goals were scored by Jay O’Shea and Ollie Banks. The players during this match included several individuals who have since left the team. Time has passed and a lot has changed; the coming match could be different.