York City have confirmed that Boro fans unfortunately won't be permitted to buy tickets our pre-season friendly at their new stadium later this summer.

A York City statement reads: "The pre-season friendlies against Newcastle United, Sunderland and Middlesbrough will have a maximum capacity of 2,000 with home fans only as per requirements from City of York Council and the Stadium Advisory Group in order to obtain a safety certificate for increased crowds at the LNER Community Stadium."

York City will be streaming the match online for supporters. The game takes place on Tuesday 27 July (7pm).