Keeping in mind that Sri Lanka have lost its first match against New Zealand while its opponent England have beaten Australia in their first match. Sri Lanka have to win both matches to make its way to semi-finals.
As far as the points table is concerned, New Zealand dominating with 3 points while host England is at second spot with 2 points. Defending champion Australia stands at third with one point and Sri Lanka is at the bottom place without opening its points table.
Both teams have met twice at ICC Champions trophy with England emerging victorious on both occasion. Statistics of One Day Internationals (ODI) also goes in favour of England with 26 victories out of 50 meetings. But Sri Lanka is not far behind as they manages to get 24 victories over England.
Sri Lanka: Angleo Mathews(c), Tillakaratne Dilshan, Mahela Jayawardene, Kumar Sangakara, Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru Thirimanne, Shaminda Eranga, Lasith Malinga, Rangina Herath, Nuwan Kulasekara,Kushal Janith Perera
England: Alastair Cook (c), Ian Bell,Jonathan Trot, Joe Root,Eion Moregen, Ravi Bopara, Tim Bresnen, Stuart Broad, Graeme Swann, James Anderson Joes Buttler.