Peak FM's Phil Tooley, provides a daily update from the Spireites training camp in Spain and Portugal, here he talks about the squad's travel and training arrangements.
Sunday, July 9
The Spireites are settling in to their South West Spain training camp which will feature two games, both over the border in Portugal, on Tuesday against Benfica B and on Saturday against Middlesbrough.
New signing Jak McCourt met up with the squad at the airport, whilst marquee signing Chris O’Grady, received a warm round of applause when he finally boarded the plane at East Midlands, the last passenger to arrive.
Sunday evening featured gentle gym based exercises, but it will be a Monday double session in around 30 degrees of heat as Gary Caldwell seeks to ready his side for the big kick-off against Grimsby Town, in less than four weeks‘ time.