Davies banned for Spireites

Craig Davies will miss Chesterfield's Carling Cup clash against Middlesbrough on Tuesday through suspension.

Last Updated: 09/08/10 at 17:17

Davies: Suspended

Davies: Suspended

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

The striker must serve a three-match ban following his controversial red card in the Spireites' 2-1 home win over Barnet on the opening day of the League Two campaign.

Ian Morris is an injury doubt after the on-loan Scunthorpe midfielder limped off in that match.

Blues boss John Sheridan will not want to make too many changes for the televised first-round tie.

Derek Niven could force his way into the side, depending on the fitness of Morris and whether Sheridan opts to partner Drew Talbot with Jack Lester in attack.

Jordan Bowery and Scott Boden are also alternatives in the absence of Davies.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

Capital One Cup Fixtures

There are no fixtures at present.

Footer 365

Eden Hazard: 'Chelsea need Diego Costa'

Eden Hazard admits Chelsea 'need' Diego Costa as he faces a three-match ban for a stamp on Emre Can on Tuesday night.

Copa del Rey: Luis Enrique says Neymar had to be substituted against Atletico Madrid to prevent injury

Luis Enrique says he had to substitute Neymar to prevent him from being injured in an ugly cup tie with Atletico.

Capital One Cup: Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino pleased to overcome challenging tie with Sheffield United

Mauricio Pochettino dedicated Tottenham's Capital One Cup semi-final triumph over Sheffield United to the fans.

Mail Box

But Biting Doesn't Hurt Like Stamping...

There are Liverpool fans arguing that Luis Suarez is nowhere near Diego Costa's sh*t-house league but we have plenty of love for the agitator too. Oh and Spurs...

Erm... Balotelli To QPR..?

It's an afternoon Mailbox that offers the reaction to the reaction, with a defence for Diego Costa offered, and Balotelli mooted to move to QPR. Plus a silly idea about the Mails...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company