However a blank weekend has allowed the back rower enough time to recover.
England needs an operation on his shoulder that will require two to three months’ rehabilitation.
“It could be the season for him and that’s a big blow,” coach Ryan Sheridan said.
“It will be a tough challenge for us at Barrow – they’ve been staying in games and not losing by much.”
Second row Tim Spears is rated as “50/50” with a medial ligament problem.
Hull KR hooker John Boudebza has been suspensed for four matches for his tackle on Castleford centre Michael Shenton.
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Huddersfield hooker Luke Robinson has been forced to retire because of a hip injury.
Hooker Adam Milner has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him at Castleford until the end of the 2018 campaign.
Ryan Lannon has signed a new three-year contract with Salford that ties him to the club until the end of 2018.