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Worst yet says Boro chief

Middlesbrough head coach Aitor Karanka was decidedly unhappy as his side threw away more late points at Bolton Wanderers.

Boro appeared set for a fourth straight victory following early goals from Mustapha Carayol and Curtis Main but Alex Baptiste and David Ngog replied in a 2-2 draw - the latter in the final minute of the game.

"Today is the worse we have played since I came to the club," Karanka told BBC Sport. "I was disappointed that we could not hold on for the win, but I think that we didn't deserve to go 2-0 up and I'm sure that we can play much better than we did do today.

"We had no possession of the ball and we weren't comfortable on the pitch. We need to have the possession of the ball to keep them away from the counter-attack," he added. "We played thinking that we were better than we are and we needed to play like we did in the previous three games."

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Date:Wednesday January 1 2014

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