Featherstone Rovers: Daryl Powell has been "outstanding"

Daryl Powell

Castleford Tigers have announced Daryl Powell will become their new head coach.

He was previously head coach at Featherstone Rovers.

Featherstone Chief Executive Craig Poskitt said: "We thank Daryl for his outstanding services to Featherstone Rovers. It was our duty to allow Castleford the opportunity to speak with Daryl and he decided that the move was the right direction for him to take.

“I would like to state that the club will now be on the look-out for a replacement that shares our vision and wants to be a part of the long term future of the club in Super League.”