Abu Dhabi (Agencies): Pakistan will face Afghanistan in the Super Four round of Asia Cup 2018 at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
Afghanistan defeated Bangladesh in the final match of the group stage by 136 runs on Thursday. Spinner Rashid Khan scored a fifty and took two wickets as Afghanistan maintained their winning run in the tournament.
Pakistan who were outclassed by Rohit Sharma-led India on Wednesday will be looking to bounce back from their defeat.
Earlier, Pakistan had defeated Hong Kong by eight wickets in their opening match of Group A.
Pakistan squad for Asia Cup
Sarfraz Ahmed (captain/wicketkeeper), Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Shan Masood, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Asif Ali, Haris Sohail, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Amir, Junaid Khan, Usman Khan Shinwari and Shaheen Shah Afridi.
Afghanistan squad for Asia Cup
Asghar Afghan (captain), Mohammad Shahzad (wicketkeeper), Ihsanullah Janat, Javed Ahmadi, Rahmat Shah, Hashmat Shahidi, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan, Najibullah Zadran, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Aftab Alam, Samiullah Shinwari, Munir Ahmad Kakar (wicketkeeper), Sayed Ahmad Sherzad, Sharafudin Ashraf, Wafadar.