Afghanistan are winless so far in the tournament and would look to register their first win, while England eye the top position.
We present the preview and other details for this tie.
While Afghanistan are coming off a loss to South Africa, England scripted a win against Windies.
In their previous match, Afghanistan displayed a dismal performance as they witnessed a batting collapse.
Meanwhile, England overcame Windies by eight wickets.
England enter the tie as firm favorites. They would look to script a big win tomorrow to almost seal their semi-final birth.
As far as the players concerned, Afghanistan would rely on all-rounder Rashid Khan, with both bat and ball, to make a serious impact.
Also, skipper Naib's pace would play a crucial role in this tie.
For England, Joe Root has been their most lethal weapon, courtesy of his flawless form, while Mark Wood could also play a role with his sheer pace.
Considering their World Cup meetings, both the teams have met once, with England winning it. It was also their only ODI clash to date. Notably, both the teams would be facing off against each other for the first time in England in ODIs.
The venue has hosted only one match in the tournament so far, where India beat Pakistan on Sunday.
While the match was a high-scoring one from India's perspective, Pakistan did not have a good time batting.
The pitch is expected to assist batsmen. However, with a 60-70% chance of rain, the team winning the toss might like to bowl first.
Afghanistan: Hazratullah Zazai, Noor Ali Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Asghar Afghan, Gulbadin Naib (captain), Mohammad Nabi, Ikram Ali Khil (wicket-keeper), Rashid Khan, Aftab Alam, Hamid Hassan.
England: James Vince, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (captain), Jos Buttler (wicket-keeper), Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid, Mark Wood.
Match: Afghanistan vs England
Venue: Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester
Time: 3:00 PM IST
Where to watch (TV): Star Sports 1, 2, Select 1 and other regional languages channels of Star Sports.
Where to watch (Online): Hotstar
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