Relegated Tremendous League membership Wakefield Trinity are to be taken over by DIY Kitchens advertising director Matt Ellis after an settlement was reached.
Ellis said, ought to the deal undergo the authorized completion stage, they goal to return to Tremendous League and problem for the highest six.
He additionally plans to nominate ex-Warrington boss Daryl Powell on a four-year deal.
Ellis went on to state that he expects to finish the deal to buy the West Yorkshire membership inside 14 days.
“I’m positive, identical to myself and everybody related to the membership, you feel deeply saddened by the membership in the end failing to take care of Tremendous League standing for the primary time since 1999,” he stated in a message to followers.
“This isn’t by way of an absence of effort from [coach] Mark Applegarth however in the end we have not been ok.
“We now want to maneuver on to the following chapter within the membership’s historical past.”
Wakefield had been relegated this season following a dismal spell of kind, which noticed them win simply 4 of 27 league video games in 2023.
Ellis’ arrival at Belle Vue comes as they put together to open their new East Stand, which has been constructed over the course of this season.
“It’s critical that future success on the sector and initiatives off the sector within the areas of stadium, finance, group and fandom are totally geared to our eventual profitable pursuit of IMG Grade A standing,” Ellis added.
“I like a problem and while relegation shouldn’t be what anybody desires, we will flip it into an journey. Let’s get the feel-good issue again on the membership while going to go to some grounds we have not been to for a lot of a yr.
“Let’s show to everybody within the Championship what an enormous membership we’re and assist the group in numbers house and away. Daryl will put collectively a group that may give its all and make you proud.”