VIDEO: Fans react as Castleford Tigers win Super League licence

CASTLEFORD Tigers have won a new Super League franchise and will continue to play in the top-flight for the next three years.

Club officials gathered at Old Trafford to hear the Rugby Football League’s announcement at 11am – while fans, players and sponsors watched the news live on a television screen at the Probiz Coliseum. Watch the attached video to see their reaction to the announcement.

Breaking news.

Breaking news.

Wakefield Wildcats have also won a franchise but Wales-based Crusaders have lost out on their Super League hopes.

See this week’s Express for a full report and reaction.