Chesterfield’s new captain has pulled on the Spireites shirt more than 300 times.
Chesterfield will be without defender Will Evans until the club can sort out his recurring injury.
Martin Allen hasn’t finished wielding the axe to reshape his misfiring Chesterfield squad.
Gozie Ugwu will spend the rest of the 2018/19 season on loan at Boreham Wood.
Saturday’s visitors Gateshead will be hoping their former Premier League centre-half will be fit to combat the aerial threat of Tom Denton.
Chesterfield occupy the same position in the National League table as they do the divisional rankings for passing.
Jonathan Smith has not come to the Proact to make friends.
Martin Allen hopes a pacy, young Rotherham United attacker will make an impact late on in Spireites games.
Joe Rowley’s performance in a midweek friendly with Lincoln was the best Martin Allen has seen from the youngster.
John Pemberton has been named as Chesterfield’s new academy manager.