FA fines Blackpool, Blackburn

Blackpool and Blackburn Rovers have each been fined £5,000 each for their players' behaviour during their Championship match on 26 October.

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DJ Campbell: Sent off after 21-man brawl

The two teams were involved in a 21-man brawl, after which Blackburn striker DJ Campbell and Blackpool defender Jack Robinson were sent off.

A statement from the FA read: "Blackpool and Blackburn Rovers have each been fined the standard penalty of £5,000 after admitting a breach of FA Rule E20(a) in relation to their game on 26 October 2013.

"Both clubs were charged with failing to ensure their players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion in or around the 85th minute of this fixture."

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