Wembley sorry for misspelling Middlesbrough play-off tickets

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Wembley officials have apologised to Middlesbrough's fans for the spelling mistake

Wembley officials have apologised to Middlesbrough fans for misspelling their team's name on tickets for the Championship play-off final.

Tickets for Monday's game with Norwich called the club 'Middlesborough'.

Aitor Karanka's Boro reached the final after beating Brentford 5-1 on aggregate in the previous round.

A statement said: "Wembley Stadium would like to apologise to Middlesbrough FC and its fans for this mistake, it was a human error."

It added: "These tickets will still be valid for Monday's game.

"We hope that it does not detract from what will be an excellent game."

Norwich, meanwhile, have cautioned their supportersexternal-link against putting pictures of their tickets on social media.

The club have warned that the bar codes could be copied by counterfeiters.

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