An English rugby club has insisted it has done nothing wrong after allegations that season-long loans are being used to get around salary cap limits. The salary cap has become a contentious issue with English champions Saracens to be relegated next season after being found guilty of sustained breaches. A Daily Telegraph report this week claimed over half of the 12 premiership clubs were "exploiting a . "It's not a way around the salary cap, it's part of the cap." Those players can, however, play in the Premiership Rugby Cup or Shield without their salaries counting towards the cap."
Source: Stuff January 22, 2020 02:26 UTC