Venue Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth, Wednesday 3pm

Odds Slovenia 13-2, England 1-2, Draw 7-2

Referee W Stark (Ger)


Radio BBC 5 Live

SloveniaManager Matjaz Kek

Fifa ranking 25

Doubtful Suler (rib)

Injured Pecnik (ankle)

Suspended None

EnglandManager Fabio Capello

Fifa ranking 8

Doubtful Carrick (ankle)

Injured King (groin)

Suspended Carragher (one match)

Match pointers • England drew their last group game in 2002 and 2006 but won all of the previous six

• Slovenia have lost one of their last nine international games since losing 2-1 to England in September 2009

• Wayne Rooney has not scored for England for 10 and a half hours – his longest run without a goal for the national team

• Slovenia is the fifth smallest nation by population ever to play in a World Cup

• England are unbeaten in their last seven World Cup matches, excluding penalty shoot-outs