James Toole is set to join his brother Josh in Ireland's team to face Scotland in the European Championship in Dublin.
Ireland made a winning start to the European Championship as they shocked favourites France 22-12 at Tallaght Stadium.
Wales and Ireland have been handed an extra incentive ahead of the 2014 European Championship.
Former Hull and Hull KR full-back Shannon McDonnell has been named in Ireland's initial European Championship squad.
World Cup quarter-finalists Scotland are up to 11th in the latest world rugby league rankings announced on Friday.
Tyrone McCarthy is to play for Australian club Northern Pride following his release by Warrington.
Australia crushed Ireland 50-0 at Thomond Park to wrap up their World Cup Group A campaign in emphatic style.
Australia coach Tim Sheens has a "real headache" when it comes to selecting a side to play in the quarter-finals.
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