A WOMAN who followed Bradford Bulls home and away for more than 75 years has sadly died.

Shirley Crowther could be always seen wearing red, amber, and black when supporting Bradford Northern or the Bulls.

The club paid a touching tribute to one of their most devout fans - passing on their thoughts and prayers to Shirley's family and friends.

A post on the Bradford Bulls Facebook page read: "We are saddened to learn of the recent passing of devout Bradford Northern/Bulls fan Shirley Crowther.

"Shirley followed the team for over 75 years home and away - always wearing our famous red, amber and black.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with Shirley’s family and friends at this difficult time."