There were full debuts for youngsters Aynsley Pears and Stephen Walker, as well as a trio of summer signings in Marc Bola, Marcus Browne and Anfernee Dijksteel.

Boro trailed by two goals at the break, and although Jonathan Woodgate's side managed to take the game to spot kicks, our visitors prevailed in the shootout.

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