WATCH: Shakhtar Donetsk and Dynamo Kyiv players involved in on-pitch brawl

Three players were dismissed in the incident

Shakhtar Donetsk's 3-0 win over Dynamo Kyiv this weekend was marred by ugly scenes as players from both sides were involved in a mass on-field brawl.

The victory cuts Kyiv's lead at the top of the Ukrainian League to four points but there was obvious tension in the air as players got involved when former Arsenal striker Eduardo was pushed to the ground after celebrated scoring his second goal of the game.

A flare is also thrown on to the pitch in the midst of the action and the referee is forced to dismiss three players for their involvement.