Match Preview | Chesterfield vs York City

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The Minstermen are back on their travels this Tuesday 24th October when we travel to the SMH Group Stadium, home of Chesterfield, in the Vanarama National League (7.45pm kick off.) 

The fixture comes following City’s 3-1 defeat away at the weekend against Eastleigh at Silverlake Stadium.

Hosts Chesterfield currently sit top of the Vanarama National League on goal difference after 15 games played, with Paul Cook’s side registering 12 wins and two draws so far this campaign.

The Spireites have five different goal scorers all notching five so far this season, with Ryan Colclough, Will Grigg, Liam Mandeville, Tom Naylor and Joe Quigley sharing the goals amongst the side.

Please note that all fixtures between Monday 23 and Wednesday 25 October will see clubs observe a minute’s silence and wear black armbands following the death of Sir Bobby Charlton.


Pay on the night is in operation for the evening, with a £2 increase at the Ticket Office or over the telephone for collection.

There is a £2 additional fee for any tickets printed at the stadium too.

The following prices have been set for the fixture:

  • Adults – £22.00 (£24.00)
  • Concessions (Over 65s) – £18.00 (£20.00)
  • Age 17-21 – £16.00 (£18.00)
  • Under 16s – £9.00 (£11.00)

Online ticket sales go offline one hour before kick-off.


Stadium Postcode: S41 8NZ

Car Parking: There is no on-site parking provided by Chesterfield.

Please be considerate to Chesterfield’s neighbours when parking for the evening.

Disabled supporters can buy car parking bays at the SMH Group Stadium by phoning during the week before the match, spaces cost £7 each (subject to availability) and can be reserved by contacting Karen Wood on 01246 269300.

Chesterfield state that supporters should avoid parking on:

Lockford Lane, James Street, Holme Road, William Street, Sanforth Street, Nelson Street, Grove Road, Pottery Lane (residential section), King Street North, Shaw Street, Park Lane, Ormsby Road, Ludham Close and Ludham Gardens, Greenside Avenue, Glenfield Crescent & Thorndene Close.

Train: We advise supporters to utilise ticket booking offices for the best guidance surrounding rail travel for this fixture, as there are several possible routes which could be taken. Select direct services are in operation by CrossCountry.

Supporters who wish not to discuss using a ticket booking office can also find information via National Rail’s Journey Planner.

Supporters Bus: York Pullman ARE running a supporters bus for the fixture.

Priced at £20, the bus will depart from Memorial Gardens in York City Centre at 4.30pm, with Acomb collection 15 minutes later.

To book a place on an away-day supporters coach, or for more information, please call Joanne on 01904 630444.

  • Under 16s – £5 off advertised price when accompanied by an adult
  • Payment to be made in advance! No cash on the day.

The Minstermen’s fixture against Chesterfield will be available to watch live on National League TV.

Supporters both domestically and internationally can live stream the fixture on the evening of the game if you cannot attend the SMH Group Stadium.

Priced at £9.50, supporters can purchase the game online now by clicking here.

If supporters wish to make a complaint or report a technical issue, please use the ‘NL Help’ function on the National League TV homepage or email


If you can’t make it to Chesterfield on the night, here’s a list alternatives: