Swindon and Leyton Orient fined by FA over misconduct

Leyton Orient v Swindon Town
Leyton Orient and Swindon players came to blows in their League One game

Swindon and Leyton Orient have been fined £5,500 and £4,000 respectively for a fracas which occurred in their League One game on 4 October.

A mass brawl erupted during injury-time of Town's 2-1 win at the Matchroom Stadium, after a challenge from O's defender Shane Lowry on Nathan Byrne.

The two clubs were charged by the Football Association for failing to ensure their players conducted themselves in an orderly fashion.

Both sides accepted the charge.

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