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Blackpool FC release statement following racial abuse during match

Blackpool played Wycombe in a nil-nil draw in the latest blow to their play-off hopes.

Blackpool Football Club released a statement on Monday afternoon expressing their 'dismay' following a racial incident in Monday's match. 

The club said, "The player reported the incident to the match official at the time and the Club will work with Wycombe to help identify the individual responsible."

"Blackpool condemn all forms of discrimination and continue to support the fight to eradicate racism from the sport and from society as a whole."

Blackpool's next home fixture is against Cambridge United on Saturday. 

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