Salford owner Marwan Koukash claims his club are being "victimised" by the Rugby Football League
Bob Wilson has been appointed Wales team manager ahead of the Rugby League World Cup.
Wigan will be without captain Sean O'Loughlin for another month after being told he needs a knee operation.
Wakefield have continued their player retention policy by tying down Australian centre Dean Collis to a new contract until the end of 2016.
Salford have been docked two competition points for having 14 players on the pitch during their Super League win over Castleford in April.
England coach Steve McNamara will delay naming his starting line-up until the day of the match against the Exiles at the Halliwell Jones Stadium.
Wigan's Ireland international Pat Richards insists all the pressure will be on England in Friday's clash with the Exiles.
Sam Tomkins has raised the stakes ahead of England's match with the Exiles on Friday with a direct attack on Super League's overseas players.
Castleford coach Daryl Powell has made former Wigan and Widnes prop forward Ben Davies his first signing for the club.
Leeds' injury woes are showing little signing of receding after prop Ryan Bailey was ruled out for six weeks with a broken thumb.
Bradford have handed full-time contracts to two 18-year-olds from their Under-19s Academy squad.
The Rugby Football League has confirmed that England will use Loughborough University as their base for the World Cup later this year.