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The Paul Cook Interview - The Glass Is Half Full Ahead Of Brewers Clash


Thursday 17th October 2013

 

Chesterfield return to the PROACT this weekend, preparing to take on Gary Rowett's Burton and there is cautious optimism in the camp - with a full squad for gaffer Paul Cook to select from.Chesterfield return to the PROACT this weekend, preparing to take on Gary Rowett's Burton and there is cautious optimism in the camp - with a full squad for gaffer Paul Cook to select from.

Cook
(left) confirmed in his weekly press conference ahead of the game, that Nathan Smith has been training this week and that all previous injuries do seem to have settled enough for the players to be in contention this weekend.

He did though tell The Chesterfield Post that Blades' loanee Chris Porter has been struggling with an injury, which made his substitution on Saturday against Fleetwood necessary. It is though a short term niggle which has now cleared.

Cook admits he was disappointed with the result at Fleetwood, a game the gaffer thought they should have won - and played down speculation that Man Utd boss David Moyes was casting an eye over young Tendayi Darikwa as had been reported,

Cook says that the Spireites are good to go against the Brewers and asserted that it will be a tough game - but one the players are up for.

He adds that the 'twelfth man' is just as important as those in a blue shirt, saying, "In financially testing times, it's great to see the support. Football plays such an important part in people's lives, the people of Chesterfield want us to be successful as it can become a focal point of what goes on in this area - and the job of our staff is to recognise this and to realise how important a role we've got in leading the team on to be successful."

Listen to Paul Cook's interview in full below...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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A POINTLESS TRIP TO CHELTENHAM FOR THE SPIREITES -
As they left behind a foggy Chesterfield, Paul Cook's squad were clear about what they had to do at Whaddon Road - bring back 3 points. More...

BELGIAN SPIREITES PUT SOME 'OOO-LA-LA' INTO DAGGERS GAME -
The Belgian Spireites were out in force again at Dagenham last Saturday and it's probably fair to say they have a new hero. More...

THE PAUL COOK INTERVIEW: ROBINS v SPIREITES PREVIEW -
After picking up 3 points away at Dagenham and Redbridge, Paul Cook's Chesterfield squad travel to Whaddon Road to take on Cheltenham tonight. More...

SPIREITES BLUNT THE DAGGERS. MATCH REPORT BY RICHARD STACEY -
The Spireites ended their recent poor run of form by bagging their first away win of 2013 with a hard working 1-0 victory against Dagenham and Redbridge. More...

'BLUES ON THE MOVE' PRIZE WINNERS FOR WEEK 43 -
Week 43 results. Check the Chesterfield Post every week to see if you're a winner or to join in! More...

PAUL COOK - SPIREITES HOPE TO RUN THROUGH THE DAGGERS -
Going 3 games without scoring a goal is something Paul Cook is hoping to remedy as his team travel to Dagenham's Victoria Road ground this weekend. More...

GAFFER PAUL COOK IS HOPING TO CALL THE 'SHOTS' AT THE PROACT TONIGHT -
The defeat at home to Gillingham on Saturday leaves the Spireites firmly rooted in mid-table, nine points adrift of the play-offs with only 13 games left to play More...

THE PAUL COOK INTERVIEW - LET'S BEAT ALDERSHOT! -
Spireites' gaffer Paul Cook was in reflective mood as he spoke to the Chesterfield Post ahead of tonight's game against Aldershot. More...

'SHARED SHIRTS' BRING HOPE TO TSUMEB -
2013 sees Chesterfield and Tsumeb celebrate the 20th anniversary of their twinning partnership and there are many activities planned to help focus on the milestone. More...

'BLUES ON THE MOVE' PRIZE WINNERS FOR WEEK 42 -
Week 42 results. Check the Chesterfield Post every week to see if you're a winner or to join in! More...

COOK'S MEN CRUMBLE AGAINST LEADERS, THE GILLS. MATCH REPORT -
A fifth loss in 2013 for Paul Cook's frustrated Spireites, saw hopes for a play-off place take another blow, losing 1-0 at home to Gillingham More...

SPIREITES BRING IN TWO ON LOAN -
Chesterfield FC have confirmed today, they have secured the loan signings of young Manchester City winger Alex Henshall and Barnsley midfielder Jordan Clark. More...

THE PAUL COOK INTERVIEW - WE HAVE A PLAN GOING FORWARD -
With Manager Paul Cook admitting that this is a pivotal few days for Chesterfield's play off hopes, he and his team prepare to play League Two leaders Gillingham this weekend. More...

SPIREITES HOPE TO BREATHE LIFE INTO THEIR SEASON AGAINST GILLS -
With 2 vital home games in the space of 4 days, anything less than 6 points will surely extinguish any hopes of the Spireites making the play-offs? More...

COMMUNITY TRUST HOSTS SUCCESSFUL PRE-MILLERS BRUNCH AT THE PROACT -
An innovative event at the Proact ahead of Saturday's Rotherham clash - gave supporters the chance to take a trip down Memory Lane, before travelling to the game More...

 

 

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