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Chesterfield 0-4 Swindon Town

Dean Saunders
Dean Saunders won just eight of his 22 competitive matches in charge of Chesterfield

Chesterfield parted company with manager Dean Saunders following their fourth-straight defeat as Swindon cruised to victory.

Nicky Ajose put Swindon ahead by firing home Bradley Barry's cross before Louis Thompson fired under Tommy Lee.

The hosts came close to reducing the deficit when Dan Jones volleyed over while Jay O'Shea hit the crossbar.

Swindon's third came when Ben Gladwin teed up Jon Obika to score before Ajose sealed it with a cool finish late on.

Line-ups

Chesterfield

  • 1Lee
  • 12O'Neil
  • 16Raglan
  • 6EvattBooked at 41mins
  • 3JonesSubstituted forHerdat 57'minutes
  • 5MorsyBooked at 51mins
  • 24Banks
  • 10O'Shea
  • 28Ariyibi
  • 22Simons
  • 11NovakSubstituted forDieseruvweat 51'minutesBooked at 72mins

Substitutes

  • 2Herd
  • 4Hird
  • 7Gardner
  • 9Ebanks-Blake
  • 20Chapman
  • 26Dieseruvwe
  • 34Wood

Swindon

  • 1Vigouroux
  • 27Barry
  • 34El-AbdBooked at 77mins
  • 6Turnbull
  • 3Ormonde-OttewillSubstituted forBrophyat 82'minutes
  • 4RobertSubstituted forBalmyat 86'minutes
  • 26Rodgers
  • 18ThompsonSubstituted forIandoloat 78'minutes
  • 17Gladwin
  • 20Obika
  • 10Ajose

Substitutes

  • 15Brophy
  • 16Stewart
  • 19Balmy
  • 24Hylton
  • 25Belford
  • 28Iandolo
  • 32Ojamaa
Referee:
Darren Bond
Attendance:
5,540

Match Stats

Home TeamChesterfieldAway TeamSwindon
Possession
Home49%
Away51%
Shots
Home8
Away7
Shots on Target
Home3
Away6
Corners
Home7
Away4
Fouls
Home10
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Chesterfield 0, Swindon Town 4.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Chesterfield 0, Swindon Town 4.

Ben Gladwin (Swindon Town) hits the right post with a right footed shot from outside the box.

Corner, Swindon Town. Conceded by Thomas Lee.

Attempt saved. Jonathan Obika (Swindon Town) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by James Brophy.

Substitution

Substitution, Swindon Town. Jeremy Balmy replaces Fabien Robert.

Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by Jordan Turnbull.

Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by Jordan Turnbull.

Substitution

Substitution, Swindon Town. James Brophy replaces Brandon Ormonde-Ottewill.

Attempt missed. Emmanuel Dieseruvwe (Chesterfield) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by Brandon Ormonde-Ottewill.

Goal!

Goal! Chesterfield 0, Swindon Town 4. Nicky Ajose (Swindon Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Fabien Robert.

Foul by Oliver Banks (Chesterfield).

Ellis Iandolo (Swindon Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Swindon Town. Ellis Iandolo replaces Louis Thompson.

Booking

Adam El-Abd (Swindon Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

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

Foul by Adam El-Abd (Swindon Town).

Attempt missed. Jay O'Shea (Chesterfield) right footed shot from very close range is just a bit too high.

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

Foul by Jordan Turnbull (Swindon Town).

Booking

Emmanuel Dieseruvwe (Chesterfield) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Emmanuel Dieseruvwe (Chesterfield).

Bradley Barry (Swindon Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt saved. Jonathan Obika (Swindon Town) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Foul by Sam Morsy (Chesterfield).

Fabien Robert (Swindon Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Oliver Banks (Chesterfield) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Foul by Jay O'Shea (Chesterfield).

Bradley Barry (Swindon Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

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

Corner, Chesterfield. Conceded by Bradley Barry.

Substitution

Substitution, Chesterfield. Chris Herd replaces Daniel Jones because of an injury.

Substitution

Substitution, Chesterfield. Emmanuel Dieseruvwe replaces Lee Novak.

Booking

Sam Morsy (Chesterfield) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Sam Morsy (Chesterfield).

Anton Rodgers (Swindon Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! Chesterfield 0, Swindon Town 3. Jonathan Obika (Swindon Town) left footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Ben Gladwin.

Second Half

Second Half begins Chesterfield 0, Swindon Town 2.

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