Die-hard rugby fans queue around the block for final tickets

DIE-HARD RUGBY fans queued around the block to get their hands on Super League tickets after Leeds Rhinos secured their place at the finals.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 4th October 2015, 3:21 pm
Leeds Rhinos fans queue for Grand Final tickets.
Leeds Rhinos fans queue for Grand Final tickets.

Queues formed as early as 6.20am today as fans descended on Headingley Carnegie Stadium to snap up the sought-after tickets.

The team is one win away from history after winning 20-13 in the Super League semi-final against St Helens on Friday.

The Rhinos will now face Wigan Warriors at Old Trafford on Saturday, October 11, in their first Grand Final since 2012.

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Denis and Linda Prentice of Pudsey, who were first in the queue at Headingley Carnegie Stadium.

Victory would complete the first clean sweep in the club’s history.