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The National League tie at SMH Group Stadium on Saturday will see home side Chesterfield take to the field against Eastleigh.
Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Chesterfield v Eastleigh - plus the latest match odds.
Chesterfield, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 0-2 National League victory vs Woking.
For Chesterfield, the goalscorers were Joe Quigley (39') and Armando Dobra (80').
Matches involving Chesterfield have often been entertaining ones recently with plenty of scoring anticipated. Over their past 6 clashes, a grand total of 21 goals have been scored for both sides combined (at an average of 3.5 goals per game) with 16 of these coming from Chesterfield. While that may be of interest, we will just have to wait and see if that pattern might continue on in this upcoming game.
Eastleigh will go into the encounter following a 2-1 National League win in the defeat of Boreham Wood in their previous game.
The only name on the scoresheet from Eastleigh was Paul McCallum (14', 47'). Tyrone Marsh (18') scored for Boreham Wood.
The numbers tell their own story, and Eastleigh have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, with opponents netting 10 goals in all. In defence, Eastleigh have seen their frailties exposed.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Eastleigh:
- haven't won against Chesterfield in games played away from home for the previous 3 league matches.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
A glance at their prior head-to-head meetings going back to 02/03/2021 shows us that Chesterfield have won 5 of these games & Eastleigh 1, with the number of drawn matches standing at 0.
An aggregate of 12 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 8 of them for The Spireites and 4 being from The Spitfires. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.
The previous league clash featuring these clubs was National League match day 44 on 15/04/2023 and the score finished Chesterfield 3-2 Eastleigh.
The referee was Ben Atkinson.
Team News: Chesterfield
The Chesterfield boss Paul Cook does not have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match thanks to a completely injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: Eastleigh
Owing to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from, the Eastleigh boss Richard Hill has no fitness concerns to report before this game.
It’s pretty clear that Eastleigh will be up against it to put one past a Chesterfield side who will likely boss most aspects of this game if it turns out as we expect.
We are predicting a 3-0 win for Chesterfield when the full-time whistle blows.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: SMH Group Stadium (10,504)
Captain: Jamie Grimes
Chairman: Mike Goodwin
Manager: Paul Cook
Competitions: National League position 1
🔑 Key Man: Will Grigg
Customarily playing in the Striker position, Will Grigg was born in Solihull, England. Having played his first senior match for Walsall in the 2008 - 2009 season, the accomplished Forward has scored a sum of 10 league goals in this National League 2023 - 2024 season so far in 18 appearances.