TORQUAY. Chesterfield tops Torquay United 5-1 after playing a incredible match.
The match was played at the Plainmoor Ground stadium in Torquay on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Jason Richardson. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 14.2 degrees Celsius or 57.56 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 93%.
Torquay United had a strong ball possession 55% while Chesterfield was struggling with a 45% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Torquay United was more pushing with 38 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 3 were on target. Anyway, Chesterfield found a way to find the solution to win this contest.
Torquay United shot 9 times, 3 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, Chesterfield shot 7 times, 6 on target, 1 off target.
Torquay United received 1 yellow card (D. De Silva). On the other side, Chesterfield received 2 yellow cards (L. Mandeville and D. Oldaker).
After this match, Torquay United will stay with 14 points to hold in the 23rd place. On the opposite side, Chesterfield will have 37 points to sit in the 3rd place.
In the next match in the National League, Torquay United will host Wrexham on the 29th of April with a 6-6 head to head.
Chesterfield will host Maidstone United on the 29th of April with a 2-0 head to head stats in favor of Chesterfield (1 draw).
Torquay United – Formation
The manager Gary Johnson decided to play with the following team: Mark Halstead, Mark Ellis, Shaun Donnellan, Lucas Ness, Asa Hall, Tom Lapslie, Stephen Wearne, Dylan Crowe, Dillon De Silva, Aaron Jarvis and Will Goodwin.
The home team had on the bench: Brett McGavin, Ross Marshall, Corie Andrews, Ryan Hanson and Rhys Lovett.
Torquay United made 3 changes: D. Crowe for B. McGavin (68′), S. Donnellan for R. Marshall (80′) and A. Hall for C. Andrews (85′).
Chesterfield – Formation
Paul Cook played with: Ross Fitzsimons, Jamie Grimes, Tyrone Williams, Bailey Clements, Mike Jones, Jeff Francis King, Darren Oldaker, Armando Dobra, Tom Whelan, Liam Mandeville and Joe Quigley.
They had on the bench: Tim Akinola, Jesurun Uchegbulam, Kabongo Tshimanga, Laurence Maguire and George Cooper.
Chesterfield made 3 changes: T. Whelan for T. Akinola (73′), A. Dobra for J. Uchegbulam (73′) and J. Quigley for K. Tshimanga (82′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the National League.
- Altrincham – York City – 2-1
- Yeovil Town – Gateshead – 3-1
- Scunthorpe United – Maidstone United – 0-2
- Oldham Athletic – Barnet – 0-2
- Wealdstone – Wrexham – 0-0
- Torquay United – Chesterfield – 1-5
- Southend United – Dorking Wanderers – 2-0
- Solihull Moors – Dagenham & Redbridge – 0-3
- Eastleigh – Notts County – 0-2
- Bromley – Halifax Town – 1-1
- Boreham Wood – Woking – 0-1
- Aldershot Town – Maidenhead United – 1-2