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Maguire Junior Hoping For Spireites Win in Family Affair

12 November 2016

Spireites defender Laurence Maguire will be welcoming older brother and former Sheffield United man Harry to the Proact on Saturday, with both hoping for a home win.

Prior to his transfer to Premier League side Hull City, Maguire senior had a successful three-year stint with the Blades, but Maguire junior is expecting some brotherly support for the Spireites on Sunday afternoon. 

Laurence explained: "Yeah, my brother will be there. I've got him a ticket and he'll be there. He says he'll be supporting Chesterfield and backing me, I always back him so I think he'll be on my side."

With his brother onside at the Proact for the 2:15pm kick-off, Laurence knows that the pressure is on but that his side have a chance against the upwardly-mobile Blades.

"It's a big game for the fans," he said. "Hopefully we put on a good performance for the fans and get the three points. We need the three points and if we get off to a good start and can win the game.

"The fans will be buzzing, there will be a buzz around the ground before the game and after it.





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