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Chesterfield3Southend0

Chesterfield 3-0 Southend United

Sylvan Ebanks-Blake
Sylvan Ebanks-Blake has scored five goals in 12 appearances for Chesterfield this season

Sylvan Ebanks-Blake scored twice to help Chesterfield record a comfortable victory over Southend United.

Spireites forward Lee Novak slid home the opener early on, and Ian Evatt came close to adding a second as his header came back off the post.

Ebanks-Blake fired high into Dan Bentley's goal from inside the box to extend the lead before the break.

Southend striker Joe Pigott had a shot saved by Tommy Lee, before Ebanks-Blake scored his second goal from a corner.

Line-ups

Chesterfield

  • 1Lee
  • 25Talbot
  • 6EvattBooked at 87mins
  • 16Raglan
  • 3Jones
  • 10O'Shea
  • 2HerdBooked at 59minsSubstituted forO'Neilat 70'minutes
  • 5Morsy
  • 7GardnerSubstituted forSimonsat 75'minutes
  • 11Novak
  • 9Ebanks-BlakeSubstituted forDieseruvweat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Hird
  • 12O'Neil
  • 20Chapman
  • 22Simons
  • 24Banks
  • 26Dieseruvwe
  • 28Ariyibi

Southend

  • 1Bentley
  • 2White
  • 15Bolger
  • 6Prosser
  • 3Coker
  • 18Leonard
  • 4WordsworthSubstituted forPayneat 63'minutes
  • 9MooneySubstituted forHurstat 71'minutes
  • 8Timlin
  • 23PigottBooked at 77minsSubstituted forWilliamsat 79'minutes
  • 11Weston

Substitutes

  • 10Payne
  • 12Atkinson
  • 13Smith
  • 14Hurst
  • 17McLaughlin
  • 20Rea
  • 28Williams
Referee:
Graham Salisbury
Attendance:
5,703

Match Stats

Home TeamChesterfieldAway TeamSouthend
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home20
Away15
Shots on Target
Home10
Away4
Corners
Home7
Away4
Fouls
Home10
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Chesterfield 3, Southend United 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Chesterfield 3, Southend United 0.

Hand ball by Myles Weston (Southend United).

Attempt missed. Emmanuel Dieseruvwe (Chesterfield) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Liam O'Neil (Chesterfield) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Michael Timlin (Southend United).

Attempt missed. John White (Southend United) header from the right side of the box misses to the right.

Corner, Southend United. Conceded by Ian Evatt.

Drew Talbot (Chesterfield) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Michael Timlin (Southend United).

Attempt missed. Kevan Hurst (Southend United) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high from a direct free kick.

Booking

Ian Evatt (Chesterfield) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Ian Evatt (Chesterfield).

Jack Payne (Southend United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. Jay O'Shea (Chesterfield) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by Daniel Bentley.

Attempt saved. Jay O'Shea (Chesterfield) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top left corner.

Attempt saved. Emmanuel Dieseruvwe (Chesterfield) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Southend United. Jason Williams replaces Joe Pigott.

Jay O'Shea (Chesterfield) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Booking

Joe Pigott (Southend United) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Joe Pigott (Southend United).

Attempt missed. Ryan Leonard (Southend United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Chesterfield. Rai Simons replaces Dan Gardner.

Substitution

Substitution, Chesterfield. Emmanuel Dieseruvwe replaces Sylvain Ebanks-Blake.

Substitution

Substitution, Southend United. Kevan Hurst replaces David Mooney.

Substitution

Substitution, Chesterfield. Liam O'Neil replaces Chris Herd.

Foul by Dan Gardner (Chesterfield).

David Mooney (Southend United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Chris Herd (Chesterfield).

Joe Pigott (Southend United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Attempt saved. Joe Pigott (Southend United) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Substitution

Substitution, Southend United. Jack Payne replaces Anthony Wordsworth.

Goal!

Goal! Chesterfield 3, Southend United 0. Sylvain Ebanks-Blake (Chesterfield) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal.

Attempt saved. Ian Evatt (Chesterfield) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by Luke Prosser.

Attempt blocked. Jay O'Shea (Chesterfield) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Booking

Chris Herd (Chesterfield) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Chris Herd (Chesterfield).

Michael Timlin (Southend United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Gillingham1493228141430
2Walsall148422181328
3Burton148241313026
4Coventry1373320101024
5Sheff Utd147342519624
6Bury146622419524
7Wigan146532417723
8Southend146351415-121
9Chesterfield146262120120
10Rochdale145451816219
11Bradford135441517-219
12Colchester145452128-719
13Peterborough145362624218
14Millwall135352022-218
15Port Vale144551616017
16Scunthorpe145271618-217
17Oldham142931722-515
18Shrewsbury144281721-414
19Barnsley134271620-414
20Doncaster133551116-514
21Blackpool133461018-813
22Fleetwood143381823-512
23Swindon143381824-612
24Crewe142481322-910
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