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Posted by Kelly Gilchrist
Posted on Mon 18 Sep 2023
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FC Halifax Town will travel to league leaders Chesterfield on Tuesday night in the Vanarama National League, 7.45pm kick-off.

The Shaymen will be looking to return to winning ways following the weekend’s 1-0 defeat at home to Dorking Wanderers thanks to Tony Craig’s first half header.

Town have won twice on the road, drawn 1 and one defeat on the opening four away games so far including wins at local neighbours Oldham Athletic and Rochdale.

Chesterfield are unbeaten on home soil with three wins over Dagenham, Hartlepool and Dorking and one draw so far with just Oldham taking a point at The Technique Stadium

They sit top of the table with 22 points from their first 9 games and just Altrincham have beaten Paul Cook’s side so far with a 2-1 win at Moss Lane.

Their top scorer is Ryan Colclough with 5 goals in 9 games.

Former Town men Jeff King plys his trade with Chesterfield and has made 4 appearances so far this season

Last season the Shaymen won 1-0 at home but lost 2-0 in the return fixture

Match Officials

Referee: Aaron Jackson

Assistants: Timothy Walker / Jake Allsopp

Fourth Official: Niall Smith

Other Games

Altrincham vs Hartlepool United

Barnet vs Aldershot Town

Boreham Wood vs Rochdale

Chesterfield vs FC Halifax Town

Dagenham & Redbridge vs Bromley

Dorking Wanderers vs Wealdstone

Eastleigh vs Oxford City

Gateshead vs Kidderminster Harriers

Oldham Athletic vs York City

Solihull Moors vs AFC Fylde

Southend United vs Maidenhead United

Woking vs Ebbsfleet United

Next Game

Barnet vs FC Halifax Town – Saturday 23rd September 2023

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