ACCRINGTON STANLEY 1-0 CHESTERFIELD

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CHESTERFIELD had the better of possession at Accrington today, but could not capitalise on their territorial advantage and lost to a single goal.

The teams had gone in 0-0 at half time. although the Spireites deserved better.

The visitors maintained their pressure after the interval, Luis Boa Morte a thorn in Accrington’s side.

Jack Lester forced a save from Cameron Belford, too.

But Stanley held firm and then went ahead.

Romuald Boco, the French midfielder, did the fatal damage on 65 minutes.

Accrington Stanley: Belford, Murphy, Winnard, Hunt, Molyneux, Joyce, Miller, Lindfield, Beattie, Amond, Boco.

Substitutes Dawber, Liddle, Barnett, Hatfield, Mingoia, Dixon, Carver.

Chesterfield: Lee, Smith, Hird, Darwikwa, Cooper, Togwell, Randall, Talbot, Richards Lester, Boa Morte.

Substitutes: O’Donnell, Trotman, Whitaker, Clay, O’Shea, Boden, Dickenson.

Bookings: Boa Morte (Chesterfield), Hunt, Murphy, Belford (Accrington)

Attendance: 1586

Read Phil Tooley’s analysis in Wednesday’s Star.