League One
ChesterfieldChesterfield1GillinghamGillingham3

Chesterfield 1-3 Gillingham

Rory Donnelly
Rory Donnelly has scored in three successive games for Gillingham

Rory Donnelly scored his fifth goal in three games as Gillingham saw off Chesterfield at the Proact Stadium.

John Egan pounced from close range to put the Gills ahead, but Rai Simons scored his first league goal to level.

Donnelly headed in Jermaine McGlashan's cross to restore the lead. Harry Lennon made the points safe as he diverted in Donnelly's cross.

Gillingham moved up to third in League One as Chesterfield slipped to their sixth defeat in eight matches.

Line-ups

Chesterfield

Formation 4-5-1

  • 1Lee
  • 12O'Neil
  • 16Raglan
  • 6Evatt
  • 3Jones
  • 22Simons
  • 2HerdBooked at 31minsSubstituted forDieseruvweat 73'minutes
  • 5MorsyBooked at 33mins
  • 7Gardner
  • 10O'Shea
  • 9Ebanks-Blake

Substitutes

  • 4Hird
  • 15Humphreys
  • 19Donohue
  • 20Chapman
  • 25Talbot
  • 26Dieseruvwe
  • 30Orrell

Gillingham

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Nelson
  • 4Egan
  • 5EhmerSubstituted forMorrisat 45'minutes
  • 26Lennon
  • 11McGlashanSubstituted forOsadabeat 80'minutes
  • 8HessenthalerBooked at 75mins
  • 23Dack
  • 44Wright
  • 24DickensonSubstituted forGarmstonat 77'minutes
  • 17Donnelly
  • 19Norris

Substitutes

  • 3Garmston
  • 6Houghton
  • 9Williamson
  • 10McDonald
  • 12Morris
  • 15Morris
  • 16Osadabe
Referee:
Nick Kinseley
Attendance:
6,026

Match Stats

Home TeamChesterfieldAway TeamGillingham
Possession
Home61%
Away39%
Shots
Home8
Away9
Shots on Target
Home3
Away4
Corners
Home8
Away3
Fouls
Home7
Away13

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Chesterfield 1, Gillingham 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Chesterfield 1, Gillingham 3.

  3. Post update

    Daniel Jones (Chesterfield) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Josh Wright (Gillingham).

  5. Post update

    Emmanuel Dieseruvwe (Chesterfield) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Bradley Garmston (Gillingham).

  7. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Luke Norris (Gillingham) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  8. Post update

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

  9. Post update

    Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by Stuart Nelson.

  10. Post update

    Attempt missed. John Egan (Gillingham) left footed shot from the left side of the box is too high.

  11. Post update

    Corner, Gillingham. Conceded by Thomas Lee.

  12. Post update

    Attempt missed. Luke Norris (Gillingham) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

  13. Post update

    Sam Morsy (Chesterfield) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  14. Post update

    Foul by Bradley Dack (Gillingham).

  15. Post update

    Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by Harry Lennon.

  16. Post update

    Emmanuel Dieseruvwe (Chesterfield) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Josh Wright (Gillingham).

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Gillingham. Emmanuel Osadabe replaces Jermaine McGlashan.

  19. Post update

    Attempt missed. Sylvain Ebanks-Blake (Chesterfield) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.

  20. Post update

    Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by Aaron Morris.